The Texas coaches hit the recruiting trail on Sunday when a handful of the staff visited with several prospects and a few commits. In one case, the nation’s No. 1 safety, Brandon Jones of Nacogdoches, had three UT coaches in his living room. And it made an impression.
We’ll go more in depth in the Humidor, but right now the “good” news is only….latest on the Texas injury report.
A furious rally by Texas was undone by some clutch shot making by Caris LeVert as the Wolverines downed the Longhorns in the final game of Texas’ three game trip to the Bahamas.
Here are the grades after UT’s 48-45 loss to Texas Tech on Thanksgiving night from DKR.
Texas gets ready to play their third game in three days tonight as the face off against the Michigan Wolverines at 6:00 in the Bahamas. Longhorn fans may remember the second round blowout Texas suffered at the hands of the Wolverines two years ago but rest assured, UT faithful, this is not that Michigan team.
AUSTIN — If all Charlie Strong needs is a couple of competitive, narrow losses in his last two game to keep the wolves at bay, Texas’ second-year coach got at least that much from his injury-riddled Horns Thursday after falling to Texas Tech, 48-45. It’s just that there are too many boosters with ridiculously deep pockets who insist the program should never come to this.
In a reversal of fortunes, Texas showed some real progress by finishing off a Washington Husky team that had beaten them two weeks earlier to advance to the consolation championship in the Bahamas during the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament.
Here are my 5 Quick Thoughts following UT’s 48-45 loss to Texas Tech on Thursday night from DKR.
We’ve got team news and notes heading into the Tech matchup on Turkey Day. We talk to the nation’s top rated safety, and check on the visitor list for Thursday’s contest. All inside this festive Scoop.
Texas gets Tech on Turkey Day. Pat Mahomes and the Red Raiders invade Austin on Thanksgiving. We’ve got the Scoop, Gameplan, Roundtable, and Stream from the week. Here’s the game thread.