Tom Herman talks to the media during a news conference where he was introduced as Texas' new head NCAA college football coach, Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016, in Austin. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

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Shirts off, late-night bongos with McConaughey? Watch Tom Herman on SportsCenter

Posted November 30th, 2016

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Tom Herman made his SportsCenter debut as Texas coach Tuesday night, when he had a video chat with host Scott Van Pelt.

If you missed the five-minute interview you can watch it below. There were several moments where Herman showed just how quotable he can be. He said the past few days have been like “trying to sip water out of a fire hose,” and fielded his first question about Longhorns super-fan Matthew McConaughey.

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“It probably means that at some point you’ll have to go shirts off, late-night bongos with McConaughey?” Van Pelt asked.

Hear Herman’s answer below.

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