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Notes on the coach: Neal Brown will look to continue his legacy of upsets on Saturday

Brett Hintz November 8, 2020

Consistently winning games against opponents with much more talent on paper is one of the best ways college head coaches can quickly rise up the ranks and make a name for themselves. While the Mountaineers...


Notes from the opponent: The Daily Athenaeum

Stephen Wagner November 8, 2020

The Daily Texan spoke with Matthew Digby, sports editor of The Daily Athenaeum, ahead of this week’s matchup between Texas and West Virginia. The Daily Texan: This week was obviously very complex...


Head to head history: Here’s the history behind the Texas vs. West Virginia matchup

Nathan Han November 8, 2020

After the great Big 12 exodus of 2012 when Colorado, Nebraska, Missouri and Texas A&M left the conference, West Virginia took the opportunity to join the Big 12. It didn’t take long for the...

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Games to watch: Week 10

Brittany Archer November 8, 2020

No. 1 Clemson at No. 4 Notre Dame, Nov. 7, 6:30 p.m. CT, NBC Clemson heads to Notre Dame for its toughest game of the season without star quarterback Trevor Lawrence after he was sidelined last weekend...


Chris Ash, Texas defense to thank for win against Oklahoma State

Daniela Perez November 8, 2020

The Texas defense allowed the Oklahoma State Cowboys to rack up 530 total yards of offense last Saturday. The number was primarily made up of 400 passing yards from redshirt sophomore quarterback Spencer...

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Big 12 power rankings: Week 10

Matthew Boncosky November 8, 2020

1. Iowa State Iowa State took the top spot in the power rankings after its 52-22 victory over Kansas last week. The Cyclones are 4–1 in conference play, and their only loss came in a competitive...


Texas defensive line shines bright in 17-13 win over West Virginia

Stephen Wagner November 8, 2020

After struggling to pressure the quarterback and stop the run early in the season, Texas’ defensive line has found its stride in the last three games. The unit’s dominant performances against...


Texas football tops West Virginia, but Longhorns are still ‘work in progress’

Myah Taylor November 8, 2020

Sam Ehlinger threw three passes to three different receivers in the fourth quarter, and all of them fell incomplete. Some mistakes were on the senior quarterback, while others were on his receivers. Either...


Chris Ash, Texas defensive coaches not coaching ‘to play scared’

Stephen Wagner November 5, 2020

Texas’ defensive stats may not look promising on paper, but they don’t tell the whole story.  The Longhorns’ defensive unit ranks 60th in total defense out of 103 FBS schools,...


Herman, Longhorns look to overcome woes with unranked opponents against West Virginia

Stephen Wagner November 4, 2020

Texas’ 41-34 victory over then-No. 6 Oklahoma State on Saturday didn’t show head coach Tom Herman anything he didn’t already know about his team. Herman said in a Tuesday press conference...

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Big win over Oklahoma State restores Texas football team’s confidence

Myah Taylor November 2, 2020

Moments after the Texas football team defeated Oklahoma State in overtime Saturday, Joseph Ossai sprawled out in the endzone. In Stillwater, Oklahoma, the junior linebacker put on a monster performance...


Running back university: Ingram leads running backs into Oklahoma State matchup

Myah Taylor November 1, 2020

No one in the Texas locker room pointed fingers at Keaontay Ingram, even though the optics could have made him an easy target. Down 33-29 with under three minutes to go in their game against TCU on...