FRISCO — Mike Gundy wins. Doesn’t matter the year, the competition, or the temperature in Stillwater. The wins come with regularity at Oklahoma State. So do the storms, but he survives them and moves on through his coaching life. The skin was tan and the.
by: Brian Davis — Austin American-Statesman: Hook'em 9h
FRISCO — Texas enters this season with seven scholarship running backs, all unproven. That’s not ideal. “But that’s where we’re at now,” coach Tom Herman said. Maybe the Longhorns have been looking in the wrong places. Defensive tackle Chris Nelson, the..
by: Kirk Bohls — Austin American-Statesman: Hook'em 9h
FRISCO — The question may not so much have stumped Tom Herman as it gave him serious pause: So just how many elite football players does the Texas program currently have? The second-year Longhorns coach took half a minute to collect his thoughts,...
by: Suzanne Halliburton — Austin American-Statesman: Hook'em 10h
FRISCO — Heisman candidates often have gaudy statistics to push their award causes. There also are emotional hooks that’ll bring a player publicity. And stars for the blue-blood programs have near automatic entry into the annual award’s posh ceremony in..
by: Danny Davis — Austin American-Statesman: Hook'em 10h
Chris Platt missed much of last season with a knee injury, but he expressed confidence on Tuesday that he hasn't lost a step.
by: Danny Davis — Austin American-Statesman: Hook'em 11h
Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder isn't ready to name his starting quarterback yet. He did want the candidates to the job to feel a little pressure.
by: Joe Harrington — Austin American-Statesman: Hook'em 11h
In 1996, the first Big 12 media days event took place in St. Louis at the Trans World Dome. American-Statesman reporter Randy Riggs was there covering the event. The Statesman’s sports staff in July 1997 was knee-deep in a much bigger story at the time —.
by: Suzanne Halliburton — Austin American-Statesman: Hook'em 14h
FRISCO — It’s unusual for an athletic director to take such public shots at the school’s football coach, especially when said football coach has put together three straight seasons of at least 10 wins. But Oklahoma State athletic director Mike Holder is..
by: Brian Davis — Austin American-Statesman: Hook'em 15h
FRISCO — Texas Athletic Director Chris Del Conte said he was “proud” of receiver Lil’Jordan Humphrey expressing his views on race and society in a poem for a class project. Humphrey, who posted his poem on Twitter, said America is a place “where black...
by: Rick Cantu — Austin American-Statesman: Hook'em 16h
Sure, it’s July. But it’s never too early to talk college football. Here’s your daily fix — our annual countdown of the preseason Top 25, as selected by the American-Statesman sports staff. Last year’s eventual CFP semifinalists were ranked Nos. 1, 5, 8..
by: Brian Davis — Austin American-Statesman: Hook'em 16h
FRISCO — If Texas coach Tom Herman is bothered by his team being picked to finish fourth in the Big 12 this preseason, it doesn’t show. “They’re assuming you stay healthy. They’re assuming there’s no off-the-field issues. It’s assuming a lot,” Herman...
by: Joe Harrington — Austin American-Statesman: Hook'em 18h
Texas football coach Tom Herman takes the podium at the Big 12 Media Days at 10:40 a.m. Follow the press conference and more live with reporters Brian Davis and Danny Davis and columnist Kirk Bohls and Cedric Golden. Tweets by Bevobeat Advertisement