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  1. Lunch links: Bedlam better than Red River?

    David Ubben

    If I lose my helmet, am I also forced to miss a day of blogging? I'd never do that to you people. There's been a bit more clarity provided to the situation surrounding two Texas Tech players who were recently arrested. Is Bedlam catching up wit...

    Blog | March 21, 2012
  2. Midseason review: Texas

    David Ubben

    Texas Longhorns Record: 4-1 (1-1 Big 12) The season was looking up for the Longhorns, who started to find an identity (albeit one with two heads at quarterback) after a comeback win over BYU that featured the end of the Garrett Gilbert Era in A...

    Blog | October 11, 2011
  3. Five from Big 12 up for 'Academic Heisman'

    David Ubben

    Five Big 12 players are semifinalists for the William V. Campbell Trophy, given annually to the "absolute best scholar-athlete in the nation." There are 127 semifinalists for the award. The Big 12 nominees: Emmanuel Acho, LB, Texas Tysyn ...

    Blog | September 30, 2011
  4. Ranking the Top 25 Big 12 players: No. 24

    David Ubben

    The official list of the Big 12's top 25 players is locked away in a vault in an undisclosed location, but we're revealing the list day by day here on the blog. Here's a refresher on my exact criteria. No. 24: Emmanuel Acho, LB, Texas 2010 num...

    Blog | July 27, 2011
  5. Lunch links: Arguing with Stoops

    David Ubben

    Is Bon short for Bonathan? Could new quarterback commit Wes Lunt be the answer for Brandon Weeden's replacement at Oklahoma State? Brandon Chatmon of The Oklahoman tries to answer the question. Athletic director Bill Byrne has facilitated a Tex...

    Blog | June 21, 2011
  6. Acho is Big 12 Sportsperson of the Year

    David Ubben

    Texas defensive lineman Sam Acho is the Big 12 Sportsperson of the Year, along with Baylor women's basketball player Melissa Jones. Last season, Acho led the Longhorns with nine sacks and 17 tackles for loss, and accompanied his parents to their n...

    Blog | June 15, 2011
  7. Texas spring wrap

    David Ubben

    TEXAS 2010 overall record: 5-7 2010 conference record: 2-6 Returning starters: Offense (8), Defense (6) P/K (1) Top returners: RB Fozzy Whittaker, LB Keenan Robinson, LB Emmanuel Acho, DE Jackson Jeffcoat, WR Mike Davis, RB Cody Johnson ...

    Blog | May 06, 2011
  8. The Revolving Door: Texas

    David Ubben

    I've done it. You've done it. "Hey, is that guy still around?" Even with two fewer teams, it's hard to keep track. Our next series, which we did last year, too, takes a look at two key players for every team in the league that are taking their ...

    Blog | May 05, 2011
  9. Mailbag: Test, new QB, coaches, UT slide?

    David Ubben

    Thanks for the questions, all. Let's get started. Little Stoops in Tallahassee, Fla asked: With my brother coming into town week 3 of the season. What match up's on myside of the ball should I have an advantage on, even tho OU's Offense looks bett...

    Blog | May 04, 2011
  10. Lunch links: Mountaineers invade Texas?

    David Ubben

    If I could have it back All the time that we wasted I'd only waste it again After a dream draft day, Texas Tech running back Baron Batch is exactly where he wants to be, and not just in the NFL, writes Don Williams of the Lubbock Avalanche-Jour...

    Blog | May 02, 2011
  11. Wrapping up the Big 12's draft

    David Ubben

    The NFL draft has come and gone, and I hope you're all prepared for no more NFL anything for awhile. I know I'm not. Anyway, here's how the Big 12 shook out over the weekend, with a few thoughts to follow. First round (8) No. 2: Von Mill...

    Blog | May 02, 2011
  12. Big 12 has a handful of value picks

    David Ubben

    The Big 12 will likely have a pair of top-10 picks tonight and five selections in the first round, but there will still be six more rounds over the next two days, and plenty more Big 12ers will have a new home soon. Middle and late-round picks are...

    Blog | April 28, 2011
  13. Breaking down the defensive draft boards

    David Ubben

    We took a look at the offensive draft boards on Wednesday, and on the day of the draft we'll turn to the defense. Analyst Todd McShay broke down the skill sets of each draftable player on the board and ranked them by those skill sets, divided up b...

    Blog | April 28, 2011
  14. Sizing up the Big 12's returning tacklers

    David Ubben

    You can size up Big 12 defenses any way you want, but here's how the Big 12 ranks in terms of experienced tacklers coming back in 2011. 1. Kansas State: The Wildcats bring back all five of their top tacklers, led by senior cornerback David Garrett...

    Blog | April 26, 2011
  15. Spring superlatives: Texas

    David Ubben

    The eighth in our series looking at the strongest and weakest position for each team in the Big 12: The Texas Longhorns. Strongest position: Pass-rushers Key returnees: Keenan Robinson, Jackson Jeffcoat, Alex Okafor, Emmanuel Acho Key losses...

    Blog | April 21, 2011
  16. Lunch links: Weight watchers abound

    David Ubben

    J.Chance is in the lead heading into the second half of the Sweet 16 games, but for the second consecutive update, our leader's national champion (Duke) has been eliminated. Meanwhile, who is that in eighth place of our 300-plus member pool? Why, cou...

    Blog | March 25, 2011