1. Conference Realignment's Family Feud: Who to Blame for Collapse of Big 12?

    The wheels are in motion once again. It was just last summer that college football was sitting in a state of uncertainty with many of its biggest programs seeking more profitable waters in different conferences...

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  2. Texas Football: Is Another QB Controversy the Best Thing for the Longhorns?

    As of Saturday, September 10th, 2011, the Garrett Gilbert era may finally be over at the University of Texas. It's sad, really. It couldn't have happened to a nicer kid...

    Dino  Nicandros Written by Dino Nicandros about almost 3 years ago 389 reads 8 comments

  3. Texas-UCLA Football: Live Blog, Stats, Analysis

    Good afternoon ladies and gentlemen, Featured Columnist Dino Nicandros here, live blogging the Texas-UCLA game...

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  4. Texas Football: Why the Longhorns Could Have the Best Defense In America

    Texas Longhorns' Head Coach Mack Brown said before the season began that he believed he could possess the best defense he's ever had during his tenure at the University of Texas...

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  5. Texas Football: Breaking Down Longhorns' Hot and Cold 34-17 Victory Over Rice

    It wasn't as impressive as many expected, but on a day when some of the nation's top teams were pushed to the brink, Mack Brown and the Texas Longhorns were just happy to leave Houston with a win over the Rice Owls...

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  6. What Makes The Texas Longhorns Serious Title Contenders In 2010?

    The USA Today Coaches Poll was released yesterday, and as many expected, Alabama was almost a unanimous number one. Perennial powers Ohio State and Florida follow behind the Tide at two and three...

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  7. Texas Football: Breaking Down The QB Paths Garrett Gilbert Could Follow

    The 2010 National Championship game was not your typical football contest. Sure, it pitted the top two teams in the country against each other in one of college football's most recognizable venues...

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  8. LeBron James Goes and Dan Gilbert Blows His Top

    Well, the LeBron James free agency saga is officially over. The 25 year old superstar is headed to Miami to join forces with fellow All-Stars Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh...

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  9. Enough Is Enough: Conference Bickering Is Over, Can We Get Back To Football Now?

    To quote the King of Swamp Castle in Monty Python and the Holy Grail, "Please! This is supposed to be a happy occasion. Let's not bicker and argue about who killed who...

    Dino  Nicandros Written by Dino Nicandros about 4 years ago 799 reads 44 comments

  10. Breaking News: Texas, Texas A&M To Big Ten, Oklahoma to The SEC?

    Bleacher Report's Pete Tietjen is reporting that Texas and Texas A&M are possibly getting ready to petition the Big Ten for entrance into the conference, while OU will look to enter the SEC...

    Dino  Nicandros Written by Dino Nicandros about 4 years ago 6,414 reads 34 comments

  11. Pac-10 Expansion: Texas A&M a Key Piece of Pac-16 Pie, but Hardly the Kingpin

    As I was driving home, I was listening to the local ESPN station and the topic of conference expansion arose (what else?)...

    Dino  Nicandros Written by Dino Nicandros about 4 years ago 2,293 reads 13 comments

  12. How Will NCAA Conference Realignment Affect College Hoops?

    The rumblings surrounding a massive overhaul of the college football landscape continued today. With conference meetings being held this week, all eyes have been on the Big 12 and ...

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  13. Insurance Plan: Does Texas Have a Viable Second Option at QB?

    Wind the clocks back to a mild night on the 7th of January, 2010, in beautiful Pasadena, California. Alabama and Texas are set to square off in what promises to be a star-studded National Championship game...

    Dino  Nicandros Written by Dino Nicandros about 4 years ago 978 reads 6 comments

  14. Texas Longhorns Football: Post-Spring Game-By-Game Predictions

    With spring football now officially behind us, it's time for the endless anxiety and overhwelming anticipation that the summer before college football season brings us each year...

    Dino  Nicandros Written by Dino Nicandros about 4 years ago 3,813 reads 43 comments

  15. Texas Longhorns Football: Five Players to Watch in 2010

    There was a different feeling around Austin this spring. For the first time in five years, the Texas Longhorns entered spring practices on the heels of a bowl game loss...

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  16. March Madness 2010: Last-Second Loss a Fitting End for Texas

    The clock was ticking. Clinging to just a one point lead following two missed free throws by Gary Johnson, the Texas Longhorns were just seconds away from outlasting Wake Forest and moving on to the second round...

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  17. March Madness 2010: Expect Cornered Longhorns To Come Out Swinging

    In nature, when an animal is injured or in a compromising situation, it tends to become more aggressive and incredibly dangerous...

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  18. March Madness: Texas Longhorns More Dangerous as a Lower Seed Team?

    If I were to tell you that a certain basketball team possessed a 17-0 record through the month of January and had arguably the best collection of talent in the nation, what would your prediction ...

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  19. How Will Dogus Balbay's Injury Affect the Texas Longhorns?

    The slumping Texas Longhorns, losers of six of their last 10 games, received some more bad news on Monday. Starting point guard Dogus Balbay will miss the rest of the season with a torn ACL in his left knee...

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  20. NCAA Football: New Head Coach-In-Waiting Rule Unfair, Damages Texas Recruiting

    The University of Texas received some bad news this week.  The NCAA passed a new regulation that drastically limits the ability of football programs with designated head coaches-in-waiting to recruit...

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  21. Big Ten Expansion: Why Texas Is Not the Proper Solution for Realignment

    Some interesting chatter arose today regarding rumored talks between the University of Texas and the Big Ten conference—and a possible realignment that could take place if UT was really interested...

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  22. Major (Applewhite) Changes Need To Be Made at Texas

    Ask anyone within a 20 mile radius of Austin, Texas what they think of Longhorns' offensive coordinator Greg Davis and see how many of the replies are positive...

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  23. Ten Things That Need to Happen for Texas to Win a National Championship

    The Texas Longhorns (17-1) are off to their best start in over 20 years and have the look of a legitimate National Title contender after just under three months of play...

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  24. Breaking Down the Texas Longhorns' First Loss of 2010

    Texas' stay at No. 1 was brief. Fresh off the heels of an emotional overtime victory over rival Texas A&M, the top-ranked Longhorns were ripe for an upset in a Big Monday game in Manhattan, Kan...

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  25. NFL Head Coaching Stock: Could These College Football Coaches Make It?

    Pete Carol's sudden announcement that he would be taking the vacant Seattle Seahawks Head Coaching job sent the college football world in to a tizzy...

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