Texas head coach Charlie Strong is lifted by his players after their 24-17 win over Oklahoma in an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015, in Dallas. (Andy Jacobsohn/The Dallas Morning News

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The Twitter week that was among Texas coaches

Posted May 16th, 2016


There may be no football on the 40 Acres in May, but that doesn’t mean UT coaches are catching up on the new Game of Thrones season or chiming in on the Prop 1 vote.

Some of the coaches spent last week on social media engaging their followers. Here’s what they had to say:

Head coach Charlie Strong kicked off the week noting Sunday’s holiday:


This weekend, it also looks like he hosted one of the state’s top recruits with an unofficial visit from the Statesman No. 2 recruit Kennedale linebacker Baron Browning:


Tight ends coach Jeff Traylor celebrated of UT’s top offensive weapons second-place finish at the Big 12 track championships where Texas swept conference titles:

Traylor is also pounding the streets in recruiting, making stops all over East Texas last week:

Defensive line coach Brick Haley shared followers his passion for autism awareness, urging followers to register and donate to the cause by highlighting his foundation’s work:

Defensive coordinator celebrated the university’s academic success while throwing shade to another school (what would Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh have to say?):


And the Texas football official account celebrated the team’s graduates who will play next year with a degree already in hand:






















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