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  1. Texas recruits hanging with Longhorns

    William Wilkerson

    Being the Joneses has its perks. But when the Joneses can't live up to their own way of living, things can go awry very quickly. Manny Diaz found out just how quickly Sunday afternoon when he was relieved of his duties as Texas' defensive coo...

    Blog | September 08, 2013
  2. LB Douglass makes most of trip to Texas

    William Wilkerson

    Class of 2014 linebacker Dylan Douglass (Canyon, Texas/Canyon) didn't drive eight hours to Austin for the black Nike Longhorns cut-off. He came to work and to open some eyes on the Texas coaching staff. "My goals were to meet all of the coaches he...

    Blog | June 06, 2013
  3. Claude Mathis 'not even thinking about' UT

    William Wilkerson

    DeSoto (Texas) High School coach Claude Mathis is one of the more popular names being tossed around as a potential candidate for Texas' vacant running backs coach position. Whether or not he is a legitimate candidate, Mathis doesn't have the time ...

    Blog | December 12, 2012
  4. What if ... Diaz is replaced as DC?

    William Wilkerson

    What if Manny Diaz is replaced as Texas' defensive coordinator after the Alamo Bowl? Diaz is a young, energetic, inventive defensive coordinator who led the top defense in the Big 12 in his first season with Texas, as the Longhorns ranked first in...

    Blog | December 07, 2012
  5. Apples swayed English from TCU to Texas

    William Wilkerson

    If it weren't for the size of the apples in Texas' locker room during a recruiting visit, former first-team All Pro defensive end Doug English might have never become a Longhorn. Seriously. The week before, English -- who attended Dallas' Bryant ...

    Blog | November 20, 2012
  6. Turner, McFarland stand out in bigger roles

    William Wilkerson

    AUSTIN, Texas -- The Longhorns relied on plenty of their usual suspects to overcome Baylor 56-50 on Saturday. But there were some lesser-known players who contributed greatly to Texas ending the Bears' two-game winning streak in the series. Safety...

    Blog | October 23, 2012
  7. Instant analysis: Texas 56, Baylor 50

    William Wilkerson

    AUSTIN, Texas - - It wasn't pretty by any means, but that didn't matter too much when Texas found itself in a shootout against a Baylor program that was looking for its third straight win over the Longhorns. Mack Brown & Co. just needed a win,...

    Blog | October 20, 2012
  8. If Kabongo misses time, Texas in trouble

    William Wilkerson

    AUSTIN, Texas -- All of this could have been avoided. Myck Kabongo could be taking part in his first NBA training camp right now and not be the subject of an NCAA investigation into his relationship with a professional agent, which Yahoo! Sports ...

    Blog | October 11, 2012
  9. Run defense has been problem for Texas Longhorns

    William Wilkerson

    Since the Red River Rivalry has involved Mack Brown and Bob Stoops, the team with the most rushing yards has almost always won. That could be a problem for Texas, which is ninth in rushing defense in the Big 12.

    Story | Conversation | October 08, 2012
  10. Kabongo named to Preseason All-Big 12 Team

    William Wilkerson

    AUSTIN, Texas -- The Big 12's head coaches reminded everyone today of the expectations Longhorns sophomore point guard Myck Kabongo brings with him into this season by naming him to the Preseason All-Big 12 Team. Kabongo, a 2011-12 All-Big 12 hono...

    Blog | October 04, 2012
  11. Texas says Aloha to newest target

    William Wilkerson

    It's not often that the Longhorns recruit outside of Texas' borders. If they do, though, they'll almost exclusively stay on the mainland. But on Tuesday, Texas made contact with a four-star defensive lineman from the Aloha State. No, really. ...

    Blog | May 29, 2012
  12. Juco TE receives visit from Texas

    William Wilkerson

    A few months ago junior college tight end Beau Sandland (Woodland Hills, Calif./Pierce College) reached out to his coaches to see if they had any contacts at Texas. They did, and on Monday, Longhorns tight ends coach Bruce Chambers' met with the...

    Blog | May 22, 2012
  13. Smythe sees big things for role at Texas

    William Wilkerson

    CEDAR HILL, Texas -- It's been over two months since four-star tight end Durham Smythe (Belton, Texas/Belton) gave his verbal pledge to the Longhorns, giving Texas the versatile receiving threat it was looking for in 2013. While things have slow...

    Blog | May 21, 2012
  14. TE Jeremiah Gaines gets visit from Texas

    William Wilkerson

    Texas' quest for a second tight end took position coach Bruce Chambers to Red Oak, Texas, to see Jeremiah Gaines on Thursday. "I saw Coach Chambers right before practice really quick and then he left before practice was over," Gaines said. "He j...

    Blog | May 03, 2012
  15. Texas finally returns to the Disch

    William Wilkerson

    AUSTIN, Texas - - A funny thing will happen at UFCU Disch-Falk Field Friday. The No. 25 Longhorns, wait for it, will be the home team in a conference series for the first time this season. Texas (18-12) hasn't actually played a true home ser...

    Blog | April 13, 2012
  16. Breaking down the 2012 hoops class

    William Wilkerson

    When the Longhorns come out of the tunnel at the Frank Erwin Center next season the back end of the warm-up line will look entirely different than it did last season. You might have to strain your neck a bit to notice. Thanks to Texas' inco...

    Blog | April 12, 2012