The number next to the Texas Longhorns indicating their place in the national rankings has moved closer and closer to No. 1 as the season has progressed. Their jump up to No. 3 or No. 4 depending on publication coincides with a 10-game win streak following the 6-5 win over Nevada on Wednesday.
It’s hard to top the 2016 Orange and White game for being one of the most revelatory spring scrimmages Texas has ever had. I had two substantial takeaways from watching it, the first was the biggest and more obvious one.
This has already been a successful week for Chris Beard and staff with the roster beginning to take shape. The return of Andrew Jones and the additions of All-Pac-12 First Team forward Timmy Allen and former top 40 prospect and Kentucky combo guard Devin Askew are great developments for Beard in his first month in Austin.