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Tommy Nobis, perhaps the best linebacker in Texas history, dies at age 74

In 1963, legendary scribe Dan Jenkins went up to Army coach Paul Dietzel and quizzed him about the Texas Longhorns, a team the Cadets would face in ’64. Texas, ranked No. 1 in the country, had a sophomore linebacker from San Antonio with particular aggression. “I asked him, ‘Have you … Read More

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Michigan 59, Texas 52: The Force awakens within the Wolverines with 2nd-half surge

At various points late Tuesday, it was difficult to tell who was who. The Michigan coach sounded just like his Texas counterpart. Neither seemed ecstatic. “Two teams that really struggled to score,” John Beilein said. Minutes later, Shaka Smart said, “We can be better than this. We have been better … Read More

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2019 offensive lineman talks Texas interest; introducing Hudson Card

Stay updated on the latest Texas Longhorns recruiting news brought to you by Longhorns recruiting beat writer Mike Craven of The Forty will publish M-F at 10 a.m. each morning to provide Texas fans with an in-depth look at the latest for the Longhorns on the recruiting … Read More

Chiaka Ogbogu makes 1st-team All-America as 6 Texas volleyball players honored

Texas senior Chiaka Ogbogu added to an impressive list of volleyball honors Wednesday, when she was named a first-team All-American by the American Volleyball Coaches Association. The middle blocker became the second player in program history to earn three first-team honors. Ogbogu was one of six Longhorns honored by the … Read More

As Chris Del Conte takes over, how will Texas women’s athletics be impacted?

Chris Del Conte spent his first day as Texas’ athletic director praising longtime friend Chris Plonsky. He praised her in a closed-door meeting with UT coaches, two sources said. Then he called her a “star” during his introductory press conference. “C.P., you’ve always … Read More