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AUSTIN, Texas | 2 QBs leaving Longhorns as transfer frenzy hits Texas

AUSTIN, Texas —Jan 17, 2019—Texas is set at quarterback with Sam Ehlinger, who had a breakout season in 2018. It is the depth chart behind him that has suddenly become a concern for coach Tom Herman as the wave of players exploring their options to move has reached the Longhorns. Experienced backup Shane Buechele entered the … Continue reading AUSTIN, Texas | 2 QBs leaving Longhorns as transfer frenzy hits Texas

AUSTIN, Texas | No. 8 Texas Tech gets rare win at Texas 68-62

AUSTIN, Texas—Jan 12, 2019— Matt Mooney scored 22 points to lead No. 8 Texas Tech to a 68-62 victory at over Texas on Saturday, the Red Raiders’ first win in Austin since 1996. Mooney scored 14 points in the second half and keyed the Red Raiders rally that seized the lead with consecutive 3-pointers on … Continue reading AUSTIN, Texas | No. 8 Texas Tech gets rare win at Texas 68-62

MEXICO CITY | Ricciardo beats Verstappen to pole at Mexican Grand Prix

MEXICO CITY — Daniel Ricciardo’s smile beamed its brightest in months, while his Red Bull teammate Max Verstappen steamed. Lewis Hamilton, meanwhile, looked completely comfortable knowing he’s in a perfect spot to win his fifth career Formula One championship. Ricciardo snatched the pole position from Verstappen at the end of a sizzling round of qualifying … Continue reading MEXICO CITY | Ricciardo beats Verstappen to pole at Mexican Grand Prix

Former Armstrong team manager gets lifetime ban from cycling

Lance Armstrong‘s former team manager said he’s been given a lifetime ban from cycling for his role in a doping program that helped Armstrong win the Tour de France seven times. Johan Bruyneel had been serving a 10-year ban. In a letter posted on social media Wednesday, Bruyneel announced the Switzerland-based Court of Arbitration for … Continue reading Former Armstrong team manager gets lifetime ban from cycling

AUSTIN, Texas | Mercedes star Lewis Hamilton chases history at US Grand Prix

AUSTIN, Texas — From New York to Texas, Lewis Hamilton returned to the United States this week with yet another Formula One championship ready for the taking. Finish off Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel once and for all at the U.S. Grand Prix this weekend and the British driver would climb another step among racing’s greatest drivers. … Continue reading AUSTIN, Texas | Mercedes star Lewis Hamilton chases history at US Grand Prix

AUSTIN, Texas | We good?’ Herman says blame him if Texas offense bad again

AUSTIN, Texas— Tom Herman spent an entire offseason swatting away questions about who will call the plays for Texas, him or beleaguered offensive coordinator Tim Beck. His latest answer came Monday “We’ll all be calling plays,” Herman said, and he will have veto power. “The responsibility of the offense and its performance ultimately lies with … Continue reading AUSTIN, Texas | We good?’ Herman says blame him if Texas offense bad again

COLUMBUS, Ohio | Questions raised about fate of older texts on coach’s phone

COLUMBUS, Ohio  — Open records experts say any attempt by Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer to eliminate older text messages on his phone to hide information would be without question illegal. A university investigation says Meyer discussed ways to change the settings on his phone to eliminate messages older than a year as a … Continue reading COLUMBUS, Ohio | Questions raised about fate of older texts on coach’s phone