I didn't grow up a Longhorn fan, but I became one quickly when I started going to UT in 2002, developing an equal love for Austin and love for the Longhorns, and the passion has only grown since then, reaching a pinnacle with the two championships in 2005, though hardly declining since then. Oh yeah, and you can still call me GoBR. Wescott Eberts Follow @SBN_Wescott
Ten teams, including three Big 12 programs, received more votes than the Longhorns this week.
Almost nothing went right for the Longhorns when the game was still in question in a loss that felt too familiar.
The Longhorns avoided any significant injuries during the season opener and in practice preparing for Arkansas.
Among the nine non-conference home games is a contest against Sam Houston State at Gregory Gym.
The Longhorns are favored to win in Fayetteville on Saturday for the 27th time in school history.
There aren’t any official changes from last week, but expect Ovie Oghoufo to once again start at the Buck position over Ray Thornton.
The Longhorns avoided major mistakes and played largely sound football in all three phases to deliver a resounding win to open the Steve Sarkisian era.
The former walk on wasn’t the favorite to earn Juwan Mitchell’s old job, but emerged as DeMarvion Overshown’s partner at inside linebacker.
Two talented young players on offense are out for the season.