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  1. Storylines for Texas Longhorns offense in spring 2013

    Carter Strickland

    Major Applewhite gave Texas fans a taste of the spread in the Valero Alamo Bowl. How will it look going forward? Here are five spring storylines for the Longhorns.

    Story | Conversation | February 17, 2013
  2. Texas Longhorns give fans and themselves reason to believe

    Carter Strickland

    For several seasons Texas has become a team rigid in its execution, a group of joyless workers marching single file into a Soviet-era factory. They shook that off in an Alamo Bowl victory over Oregon State.

    Story | Conversation | December 30, 2012
  3. Instant analysis: Texas 31, Oregon State 27

    Carter Strickland

    SAN ANTONIO -- Texas has been a team searching for any sort of tangible evidence that the program was at least starting to turn around after two-plus seasons that were subpar by the program's standards. Saturday night's 31-27 win against Oregon State...

    Blog | December 29, 2012
  4. Texas Longhorns look to build on Alamo Bowl win against Oregon St...

    Carter Strickland

    With the confidence earned from a comeback win against the Oregon State Beavers in the Alamo Dome, the Texas Longhorns look to return to college football's elite in 2013.

    Story | Conversation | December 29, 2012
  5. Keys for Texas in Valero Alamo Bowl

    Carter Strickland

    Here are three keys for Texas in the Valero Alamo Bowl. 1. Keep David Ash calm: The sophomore quarterback is going to feel a ton of pressure to perform given that this is basically an audition for next season's starting position. Ash did not star...

    Blog | December 29, 2012
  6. Pregame: Valero Alamo Bowl

    Carter Strickland

    Oregon State (9-3, 6-3 Pac-12) versus Texas (8-4, 5-4 Big 12): Who to watch: It took weeks for both teams to name their respective starting quarterbacks. Now that they have -- David Ash for Texas and Cody Vaz for Oregon State -- all eyes will be ...

    Blog | December 29, 2012
  7. Stats that matter: Oregon State vs. Texas

    Carter Strickland

    Each game week HornsNation, with a healthy dose of help from ESPN Stats and Info, takes a look inside three stats that might change the outcome of the game. This week here is a look inside the numbers for the Valero Alamo Bowl against Oregon State. ...

    Blog | December 27, 2012
  8. Valero Alamo Bowl preview

    Carter Strickland

    Valero Alamo Bowl No. 13 Oregon State (9-3, 6-3) vs. No. 23 Texas (8-4, 5-4) Where: San Antonio When: Saturday, Dec. 29, 6:45 ET TV: ESPN Pivotal matchup: Oregon State wide receiver Markus Wheaton vs. Texas secondary Wheaton is Oregon State...

    Blog | December 27, 2012
  9. Bowl outcome could sway UT offseason

    Carter Strickland

    AUSTIN, Texas -- This is Texas so every game is that much bigger and means that much more. It's a program that doesn't list with wins and losses, it plummets or soars. Those who are in it have come to expect such schizophrenic highs and lows from ...

    Blog | December 27, 2012
  10. Don't expect offensive changes in bowl

    Carter Strickland

    AUSTIN, Texas -- Texas has changed its play-caller. But it will not change the plays Major Applewhite calls. "I don't see a lot changing before the bowl game because they were already into the game plan and so we will be pretty much who we ha...

    Blog | December 26, 2012
  11. Players to watch during UT bowl practices

    Carter Strickland

    AUSTIN, Texas -- With everybody taking a collective exhale from a season gone, well, nowhere, the time has come for the young players to start to inhale as much knowledge, time and wisdom as possible. Texas' first set of 15 spring practices -- gi...

    Blog | December 05, 2012
  12. Five questions: Texas vs. Oregon State

    Carter Strickland

    AUSTIN, Texas -- The Longhorns, who in 2012 did not beat a team that finished in the BCS top 25, will get one final shot in the postseason, against No. 13 Oregon State. And given who Oregon State beat -- only one team ranked in the BCS top 25, No. 17...

    Blog | December 03, 2012
  13. Bowl game will determine improvement

    Carter Strickland

    AUSTIN, Texas -- Three weeks into the season and it became apparent Kansas State was a game Texas was supposed to lose. Never mind the preseason predictions for either team. The Wildcats, who had a four-game winning streak against Texas already, h...

    Blog | December 03, 2012
  14. 3 Up, 3 Down: Kansas State 42, Texas 24

    Carter Strickland

    Texas came to Kansas State with dreams, however fleeting and unrealistic, of still somehow squeezing into a BCS bowl. And then the Longhorns lost by 18 points. So Texas will have to settle for the AT&T Cotton Bowl depending on how the computers shake...

    Blog | December 02, 2012
  15. Five storylines: Texas vs. Kansas State

    Carter Strickland

    Five storylines for No. 18 Texas' game at No. 6 Kansas State on Saturday: 1. Cotton Bowl bound? Texas wins and it is almost assuredly in the Cotton Bowl. Texas loses and it is almost assuredly in the Cotton Bowl. So Texas is in high cotton eve...

    Blog | November 29, 2012
  16. 3 Up, 3 Down: TCU 20, Texas 13

    Carter Strickland

    Not so easy to find the positives for Texas after its 20-13 loss to TCU. The negatives, on the other hand, are piling up for this team. The biggest of those being that the Longhorns, who were poised to finish strong and possibly get a BCS bowl bid, n...

    Blog | November 23, 2012