The University of Texas will introduce Tom Herman as the Longhorns new head coach on Sunday with a 5:00 p.m. conference. In attendance alongside the media masses will be former Texas head coach Mack Brown, who bolstered the football program throughout the 2000s and capped an undefeated 2005 season with a National Championship victory over the USC Trojans.
Hearing that Tom Herman invited Mack Brown to his press conference today. Mack will be there in support of his former GA.— Pete Thamel (@SIPeteThamel) November 27, 2016
Herman had this to say in a statement following the school’s announcement that he was hired as the 30th head coach in Texas history.
"The opportunity to come back to Texas is a dream come true for me and my family, and I can't thank President Fenves and Mike Perrin enough for providing me with this incredible opportunity. Longhorn football has been – and always will be – a national power, winning and playing for national championships with great pride and passion, supported by an unbelievable fan base."
The press conference can be seen live on Longhorn Network at 5:00 p.m. CT or streamed online at TexasSports.com.
You can find everything you need to know about the ‘Horns new head coach and his success at a multitude of stops here, including his time as the Ohio State’s offensive coordinator during its 2014 National Championship season and compiling a 22-4 record as the Houston Cougars head coach.