Former Texas Longhorns quarterback Sam Ehlinger, now on his way to the NFL, was awarded the 2020 Jason Witten Collegiate Man of the Year Award for his efforts in helping raise more than $200,000 in COVID-19 relief money earlier this year. The award is provided every year to an FBS level athlete who goes above and beyond as community members.
See Ehlinger receive the honor for yourself:
WHAT THE WISE MEN ARE SAYING ABOUT THE LONGHORNS
Austin American-Statesman: Texas Relays return but preps stars still out
Austin American-Statesman: Errors help UT softball team nip Texas State in 8 innings
Dallas Morning News: Texas special teams outlook for 2021: Dicker, Bujcevski look to put exclamation points on their Longhorn careers
247Sports: Morning Brew: UT hoops road warriors?
ICYMI IN BURNT ORANGE NATION
Burnt Orange Nation: Elite 2023 RB Rueben Owens commits to Texas
247Sports: Addition of Owens means more elite talent headed for Texas running back room
247Sports: Texas looking to acquire more than talent in transfer portal
247Sports: Longhorns hunting for ‘potential first-rounders’ outside of Texas
247Sports: The State of Recruiting: Recapping Pylon 7v7, how ‘22 class could come together
247Sports: Harold Perkins updates recruitment, Texas interest amid big rankings rise
Inside Texas: Recruiting Matters: My 2022 best class scenario
Inside Texas: Humidor: Former 5-star grad transfer; team OL notes; latest on a handful of recruits
Inside Texas: Burton: When you’re hot
BIG 12 BREAKDOWN
Our Daily Bears: Baylor at Kansas: The preview on how Baylor tries to win the Big 12 on Saturday
Viva the Matadors: Red Raiders host Houston Baptist in 2021 home opener
Crimson and Cream Machine: Oklahoma Football: Offensive position battles to watch this spring
The Smoking Musket: Wolf throws 7 shutout innings, Mountaineers win 13-3
The Smoking Musket: Taz Sherman and Sean McNeil provide crucial offensive boost for West Virginia
Rock Chalk Talk: Baylor preview
WHAT WE’RE READING
SB Nation: Syracuse star Tiana Mangakahia is thriving on the court after beating breast cancer
NEWS ACROSS THE FORTY ACRES AND BEYOND
- Texas football just hired former Texas Tech Red Raiders offensive line coach JaJuan Dulaney as an offensive analyst, per a 247Sports report.
- Texas football has also hired Cordae Hankton, a former defensive analyst for the Michigan State Trojans, in the same capacity as his previous gig up north, per 247Sports. Hankton is also a former Louisiana high school coach. Texas hopes it’ll give them a bump in recruiting the Cajun State.