Expert Picks for Every Game

Air Force vs. WMU in Potato Bowl

Texas Football: Breaking Down David Ash's Week 1 Performance Against Wyoming

« Prev
1 of 6
Next »
Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse the slideshow
Texas Football: Breaking Down David Ash's Week 1 Performance Against Wyoming
Cooper Neill/Getty Images

College football Week 1 has come and gone with the Texas Longhorns earning a 37-17 victory over the Cowboys of Wyoming, and, while not blowing anyone away with his performance sophomore David Ash showed why he should remain the team's starting quarterback.

After an offseason when he was put under more scrutiny than a presidential candidate, Ash responded with one of the best games of his career despite the early struggles from the defense. The running backs certainly did the bulk of the heavy lifting, but Ash's rising above the scrutiny is a welcome sign for a program that has struggled so mightily at quarterback the past two seasons. 

Here's what I liked and did not like about Ash's performance against Wyoming as well as what you can expect to see from the young signal-caller in Saturday's game against New Mexico.

Begin Slideshow »
Load More Stories

Follow Texas Longhorns Football from B/R on Facebook

Follow Texas Longhorns Football from B/R on Facebook and get the latest updates straight to your newsfeed!

Out of Bounds

Texas Longhorns Football

Subscribe Now

We will never share your email address

Thanks for signing up.