Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Future Longhorn shines against world in high school All-Star game

Trey Scott February 3, 2011

National signing day is all about donning ball caps and smiling for the camera, pens, papers and fax machines. It’s a day of speculation, projection, and proclamation that takes over ESPN airwaves...

San Antonio signees make splash for Texas class

Sara Beth Purdy February 3, 2011

Texas welcomes another top recruiting class this fall, full of players from the Austin, Dallas and Houston areas. The two major metropolitan areas, plus the state capital, send recruits to the University...

High school recruits make college choices official today

Jon Parrett February 2, 2011

Today is national signing day, when high school football recruits finalize their college decisions. With most of its recruits committed but unsigned, Texas has one of the top-ranked classes in the country....

Brown, revamped coaching staff eager to return to gridiron with refreshed Longhorn squad

Jon Parrett February 1, 2011

Superhero movies have been a growing trend in Hollywood the past decade. Some of the more popular franchises — Batman, Superman and Spiderman — have recently been rebooted; furnished with...

Staff complete with Searels on board

Jon Parrett January 25, 2011

After one of the most tumultuous offseasons in recent memory, Texas finally has its coaching staff in place. While some expected the Longhorns and head coach Mack Brown to rapidly fill the vacancies...

Final hire meets with media

Jon Parrett January 22, 2011

Stacy Searels isn’t a man who likes a lot of change. Growing up in Georgia, he lived in the same house for 18 years — even the furniture didn’t change. But when Mack...

Coaching carousel finally over as Brown hires Georgia’s Searels

Jon Parrett January 21, 2011

Mack Brown finally found his man. Texas filled its final coaching staff vacancy yesterday, naming Stacy Searels as offensive line coach. Searels spent the past three seasons as the offensive...

Former Texas defensive back introduced as assistant coach

Jon Parrett January 20, 2011

Jerry Gray was aware that a higher power might be trying to tell him something. The Seattle Seahawks opened the preseason against the Tennessee Titans this year where, as the Seahawks’ defensive...

Former player returns to coach secondary

Jon Parrett January 19, 2011

Texas moved one step closer to filling up its coaching staff vacancies Monday, naming Jerry Gray assistant coach and defensive backs coach. Gray, a former Longhorn defensive back, played for nine seasons...

Applewhite, Harsin expected to change up offensive scheme

Jon Parrett January 18, 2011

Bryan Harsin saw firsthand Saturday what Texas fans expect the Longhorn offense to do against Oklahoma next fall. The Longhorns’ new co-offensive coordinator sat courtside with Major Applewhite...

Unusual journey brings Diaz to Texas

Will Anderson January 18, 2011

Bill Parcells has quite an impressive coaching tree, full of former assistants now doing bigger and better things in both the professional and collegiate ranks. Texas’ new defensive coordinator...

Harsin chooses greener pastures of Texas

The Associated Press January 8, 2011

Seeking to add some punch to an offense that faltered badly last season, Texas coach Mack Brown hired Boise State offensive coordinator Bryan Harsin on Friday to handle the play-calling for the Longhorns. Harsin...