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How Missouri went from 1-5 to 7-5, setting up a meeting between old Big 12 foes

With most of the SEC East imploding around it, Missouri blew through the back half of its schedule to set up an intriguing Texas Bowl between former Big 12 adversaries. Since the Tigers were 1-5 at the time their run began, most of it happened in virtual obscurity. Here’s a … Read More

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Report: Texas DC Todd Orlando highest-paid assistant in Big 12; Tim Beck highest-paid OC

When it comes to assistant football coaches, Texas is paying with the best of them. According to data acquired by USA TODAY Sports, both of the Longhorns’ coordinators are the highest-paid coaches at their respective positions in the Big 12. Baylor and TCU are exempt from releasing … Read More

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WATCH: Texas players soak Shaka Smart after his 200th victory

Milestone victories are always sweet, but Shaka Smart’s 200th win as a head coach had some added significance because of where it came. Now in his third season leading Texas, Smart got his first chance to coach against the school where he started his career and racked up 163 of … Read More

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Richmond is ready for Shaka Smart homecoming, but is Texas?

Good morning and welcome to Breakfast with Bevo, your morning stop for Texas Longhorns news and notes. Check us out every weekday morning for everything you need to know about Texas football, recruiting, basketball and more. Special night for Shaka Smart When Texas plays its first road game of … Read More

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Longhorns open as Texas Bowl underdogs to Missouri

Texas and Missouri will meet for the first time since the Tigers bolted for the SEC, and their Texas Bowl matchup already has a different feel than their meetings in the Big 12. Early lines released by Las Vegas have the Longhorns as slight underdogs, which isn’t altogether surprising considering … Read More

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Texas A&M coach Jimbo Fisher answers 1st (of what will be many) questions about Texas

The question was sure to come up, and new Texas A&M coach Jimbo Fisher had his politically-correct answer ready to go. So, what does Fisher think about renewing his new program’s biggest rivalry, against Texas, which hasn’t been played since the Aggies bolted for the SEC. “If it benefits Texas … Read More

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Texas basketball signee Brock Cunningham is a force on the boards

Brock Cunningham is the type of basketball player that fans fall in love with. Every time a shot goes up, the Westlake senior is plotting a way to bring it back down. Floor burns, elbows to sensitive areas and the occasional foul are small prices to pay for a rebound. Read More

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Texas loses LT Connor Williams, RB Chris Warren III on eventful Monday

Good morning and welcome to Breakfast with Bevo, your morning stop for Texas Longhorns news and notes. Check us out every weekday morning for everything you need to know about Texas football, recruiting, basketball and more. Connor Williams, Chris Warren III leaving Prior to the 2017 season, left tackle … Read More

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Texas fans ‘Sound Off’ after Longhorns collapse late in 27-23 loss to Texas Tech

Hookem.com asked Texas fans to “Sound Off” on our Facebook page after they watched the Longhorns blow a late lead in the regular-season finale against Texas Tech at Royal-Memorial Stadium. As you can imagine, we got plenty of responses from fans who were apoplectic about what they witnessed. Here’s a … Read More

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What Tom Herman said after Texas blew late lead in 27-23 loss to Texas Tech

Texas freshman quarterback Sam Ehlinger threw a pair of late interceptions and the Longhorns let a slim lead slip away in a 27-23 loss to Texas Tech in the regular-season finale Friday night. Afterward, UT coach Tom Herman faced the media after finishing his first regular season campaign 6-6. Here … Read More

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WATCH: Texas CB Kris Boyd intercepts former high school teammate, Texas Tech QB McLane Carter

Kris Boyd has caught plenty of passes thrown by McLane Carter, but the Texas Tech quarterback probably hoped Boyd had snagged his last. The Texas cornerback and former Gilmer Buckeye intercepted his former teammate and returned the ball 44 yards into Red Raiders territory. The two hooked up plenty of … Read More

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WATCH: Texas QB Sam Ehlinger catches a pass, then throws for touchdown on opening possession

Prior to the game Friday against Texas Tech, Texas quarterback Sam Ehlinger was spotted catching a deep pass during warmups at Royal-Memorial Stadium. It didn’t take long for him to put that practice to use, as freshman wide receiver Lil’Jordan Humphrey tossed a 27-yard pass to Ehlinger on the first … Read More

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Social reaction: Texas fans fill up on football for final home game of 2017 against Texas Tech

As is tradition, Texas plays its final game of the regular season the day after Thanksgiving. This year, the opponent is Texas Tech, but the opponent is less important than what is at stake. For the Longhorns, the game is a chance to secure their first winning season since 2013. Read More

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WATCH: Texas seniors give heartfelt goodbye before final home game

Texas will say goodbye to 13 seniors following the 2017 season, and for the first time since many of them were freshmen the Longhorns will play in the postseason. Even though the game against Texas Tech won’t be their last, it will be their final time walking out the tunnel … Read More

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Texas-Texas Tech: Time, TV channel, watch online for Week 13 game (November 24, 2017)

The last time Texas finished a season with a winning record, Mack Brown was still roaming the sidelines. The Longhorns will get two cracks at fixing that, starting with a matchup Friday against Texas Tech. The Red Raiders (5-6, 2-6 Big 12) have plenty riding on their regular season finale … Read More

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WATCH: Texas QB commit Roschon Johnson accounts for 10 touchdowns in playoff game

Roschon Johnson simply could not be stopped last Friday. The Texas quarterback commit accounted for all 10 of his team’s touchdowns in leading Port Neches Groves to a dramatic 72-69 win over Crosby in a Texas Class 5A-Division II bi-district game. RELATED: Texas commit Roschon … Read More

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LOOK: Former Texas basketball star Jarrett Allen took kids shopping for Thanksgiving dinner

Former Texas forward and current NBA rookie Jarrett Allen is already finding ways to give back in his first year with the Brooklyn Nets. On Tuesday, Bryan Fonseca from NetsDaily followed Allen as he treated 25 middle school students from Queens, New York to a Thanksgiving shopping … Read More

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Texas DC Todd Orlando opens up about future; TE Cade Brewer done for season

Good morning and welcome to Breakfast with Bevo, your morning stop for Texas Longhorns news and notes. Check us out every weekday morning for everything you need to know about Texas football, recruiting, basketball and more. Defensive coordinator Todd Orlando to return in 2018 College football’s silly season is … Read More

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Texas fans ‘Sound Off’ after Longhorns beat West Virginia to claim bowl eligibility

Hookem.com asked Texas fans to “Sound Off” on our Facebook page after they watched the Longhorns complete their biggest win of the regular season 28-14 over West Virginia. As you can imagine, we got plenty of responses from fans who were ecstatic to see the team pull off a … Read More

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What Tom Herman said after Texas beat West Virginia to secure bowl eligibility

Texas accomplished one of its season goals on Saturday, claiming bowl eligibility for the first time since 2014 with a 28-14 win at West Virginia. The Longhorns (6-5, 5-3 Big 12) will play in the postseason in their year under coach Tom Herman. After the game, Herman addressed the media … Read More