Houston Cougars head coach Dana Holgorsen can’t catch a break this season.
WHAT THE WISE MEN ARE SAYING ABOUT THE LONGHORNS
Austin American-Statesman: Bohls: Texas Tech is Wells on its way to respectability
Austin American-Statesman: Eyes on Texas: Early signs indicate QB Sam Ehlinger, play-caller Mike Yurcich a perfect match
Austin American-Statesman: Longhorn Confidential: Friday, Sept. 25
Dallas Morning News: Texas prediction: Will the Longhorns leave Lubbock with a win in their Big 12 opener?
Dallas Morning News: New Texas basketball assistants align with Shaka Smart’s program values, bring years of experience
247Sports: Morning Brew: Is Texas Tech’s defensive coordinator job cursed?
247Sports: The 2-4-7: Can Texas extend road winning streak over Texas Tech?
247Sports: Tale of the Tape: How Texas stacks up with Texas Tech
ICYMI IN BURNT ORANGE NATION
247Sports: Quinn Ewers wants in-state recruits to ‘stay loyal to the soil’
247Sports: Two new schools emerge for Top247 WR Dont’e Thornton
BIG 12 BREAKDOWN
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Viva the Matadors: Kyler Edwards can make—but not break—Tech’s season
Wide Right and Natty Lite: 2020 Game II: Iowa State at TCU Football Preview
Frogs O’ War: Horned Frogs need their defense to be Purdy good
Our Daily Bears: 2020 Big 12 Football Preview: Week 3
WHAT WE’RE READING
Banner Society: The 12 people you meet in a socially-distanced stadium
SBNation: This pro wrestler pooped himself mid-match, then turned it into the promo of the year
NEWS ACROSS THE LONGHORN REPUBLIC AND BEYOND
- Texas Longhorn golfers Agathe Laisne and Sára Kousková won’t be joining the Longhorns this fall, the Austin American-Statesman reports. From the Statesman: “[Texas head coach Ryan Murphy] said the initial uncertainty over whether the Longhorns would compete this semester led to Laisne and Kousková remaining overseas. Laisne is a native of France. Kousková hails from the Czech Republic. Laisne and Kousková are both taking online classes. The all-Big 12 golfers are expected back in the spring.”
A nation-leading 3️⃣ #Longhorns are on the preseason watch list for @TheAnnikaAward.— Texas Women's Golf (@TexasWGolf) September 24, 2020
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- Texas senior quarterback Sam Ehlinger made former Heisman Trophy winner and USC Trojans alum Matt Leinart’s top five list of Heisman finalists this season, 247Sports reports. From 247Sports: “Topping the list is [Clemson Tigers quarterback Trevor Lawrence]. He is followed by [Ohio State Buckeyes quarterback Justin Fields], [Miami Hurricanes] quarterback D’Eriq King, Texas signal-caller Sam Ehlinger and [Oklahoma Sooners] quarterback Spencer Rattler.”