Texas football players listen to teammate Caden Sterns speak during a team march to the Capitol to protest the killing of George Floyd on June 4, 2020. [JAY JANNER/AMERICAN-STATESMAN]

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Longhorn Confidential: Black Lives Matter and activism among athletes at Texas

Posted June 9th, 2020


The American-Statesman’s Danny Davis and Mike Craven go over some recruiting news and discuss how the Longhorns have lent their voices to the Black Lives Matter movement.



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