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Two Texas Football Players Charged With Sexual Assault

AP | Posted 09.23.2014 | Sports

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Two University of Texas football players were arrested and charged Thursday with felony sexual assault after a female student s...

Emily Giffin's The One and Only Combines Romance and Texas Football

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 07.27.2014 | Books
Jackie K. Cooper

Emily Giffin is a talented writer who always comes up with a plot that is just a bit different than anything others are writing about at the time. In her latest novel, The One and Only, she offers a love story set against a backdrop of Texas football. Didn't see that coming, did you?

For Longhorns, a Lifetime of Change Now Complete

Denny Dressman | Posted 03.11.2014 | Sports
Denny Dressman

To fully grasp the significance of Charlie Strong's ascension to the pinnacle of college football, consider the story of how Bubba Smith became one of the most famous Michigan State Spartans -- not Longhorns -- of all-time.

AP Source: Strong Expected To Accept Texas Offer

AP | JIM VERTUNO | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas will offer its head coaching job to Louisville's Charlie Strong and he is expected to accept, a person familiar with the ...

Baylor Coach Says He's Staying Put

AP | STEPHEN HAWKINS | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports

Baylor coach Art Briles said Friday he has no desire to pursue another job and plans to lead the defending Big 12 champion Bears into their new stadiu...

What We Learned From The Nick Saban To Texas Reports

Matt Yoder | Posted 02.17.2014 | Sports
Matt Yoder

A week ago, The Internet was all aflutter that Nick Saban would ride into Austin, Texas as the all-conquering messiah of the Texas Longhorns football program.

Saban: 'There Were No Talks' With Texas

AP | JOHN ZENOR | Posted 12.18.2013 | Sports

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama coach Nick Saban and the football team are moving on. Saban has put to rest the speculation that he would replace M...

6 Possible Candidates For Texas' Coaching Job

AP | RALPH D. RUSSO | Posted 12.17.2013 | Sports

The Texas coaching job is open. Nick Saban is not taking it. Who might be? Here are six possibilities. 1) Art Briles, Ba...

Jose Canseco Has The Plan To Fix Texas Footbal

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 12.16.2013 | Sports

Everyone knows that a Texas-sized name is needed to replace Mack Brown. Jose Canseco seems to believe the Longhorns might benefit from a Texas-sized f...

Mack Brown To Step Down At Texas

AP | JIM VERTUNO | Posted 12.14.2013 | Sports

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas says coach Mack Brown has stepped down and that the Alamo Bowl against Oregon on Dec. 30 will be his last game with the L...

What Next For Texas?

AP | JIM VERTUNO | Posted 12.14.2013 | Sports

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Mack Brown saga at Texas continues — even without Nick Saban in the picture any more. In a short, energetic speech at hi...

Nick Saban, Jim Harbaugh Among Candidates To Replace Mack Brown As Texas Football Coach

Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports

By Dave Miller, National Football Post With Mack Brown's 16-year tenure at Texas nearing its end, who could the Longhorns have in mind for his repl...

Mixed Messages On Texas Coach's Future

AP | JIM VERTUNO | Posted 12.10.2013 | Sports

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Mack Brown's attorney says the Texas coach has not resigned, denying a report that his client was ready to step down after 16 s...

Saban's Agent Revealed Only School He'd Leave Alabama For

AP | JIM VERTUNO | Posted 11.06.2013 | Sports

AUSTIN, Texas -- AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The agent for coach Nick Saban told Texas officials in January that Texas was the only school he would conside...

PHOTOS: Storm Delays Texas-TCU Clash

AP | STEPHEN HAWKINS | Posted 10.26.2013 | Sports

FORT WORTH, Texas -- FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — TCU's home game against Texas was delayed Saturday night when officials sent players to the locker roo...

Red River Upset!

AP | STEPHEN HAWKINS | Posted 12.12.2013 | Sports

DALLAS — DALLAS (AP) — Case McCoy threw two touchdowns, defensive tackle Chris Whaley returned an interception 31 yards for a score and Texas ...

WATCH: Texas QB Gets Crushed

Posted 10.12.2013 | Sports

Oklahoma linebacker Eric Striker wasted no time bringing some intensity to the Red River Rivalry on Saturday when he blitzed Texas quarterback Case Mc...

5 Players To Watch During College Football's Week 7

Posted 10.12.2013 | Sports

By Dave Miller, National Football Post Let's take a look at some players that will be vital to the success of their teams on Saturday. Also, be ...

WATCH: Longhorns' WR Apologizes For Late Hit

Posted 10.09.2013 | Sports

Less than a week after Texas wide receiver Mike Davis defended his cheap shot at the knees of Iowa State's Deon Broomfield, the senior issued a statem...

You Will Be SO PROUD Of Coach For This Amazing Rant

Posted 10.04.2013 | Sports

By Matt Yoder, Awful Announcing Scores of Big 12 fans already think the league is in the tank for cash cow Texas and last night just provided more ...

Texas Player Defends 'Cheapshot Of The Year'

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 10.04.2013 | Sports

Texas wide receiver Mike Davis garnered attention for all the wrong reasons on Thursday night. On Friday, he attempted to defend his actions. Davi...

Texas Football Legend Dies

AP | JIM VERTUNO | Posted 11.30.2013 | Sports

AUSTIN, Texas -- Small, tough and determined, James Street for nearly 40 years was the standard of excellence that all Texas quarterbacks were measure...

Football Player, 12, Dies From Ant Bites Suffered During Game

AP | Posted 11.17.2013 | Weird News

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — A 12-year-old Texas boy has died after apparently suffering a severe allergic reaction to ant bites while warming up for...

Coaching Shakeup At Texas

AP | JIM VERTUNO | Posted 09.08.2013 | Sports

AUSTIN, Texas -- Texas fired defensive coordinator Manny Diaz on Sunday, less than 24 hours after one of the worst defensive performances in the histo...

The College Football Hot Seat

Sports On Earth | Posted 06.05.2013 | Sports

Two months from now, 31 college football teams will open fall camp with a new coach on the sidelines. That's about a quarter of FBS teams, or nearly e...