Several players who helped lead Texas to the program’s first appearance in the College Football Playoff have declared for the NFL draft and will leave school early.
Michigan and Texas both expect to have key players who were limited in their conference championship games healthy for the College Football Playoff.
One of these three teams will not make the College Football Playoff: Alabama, Florida State and Texas.
Texas will try to bid farewell to the Big 12 with a bookend title.
There’s been a love-hate relationship with conference championship games historically.
CJ Baxter rushed 16 yards for a touchdown with 5½ minutes left in the fourth quarter, and No. 8 Texas stopped Houston on 4th-and-1 in the final minute on the way to a 31-24 win over Houston.
Jonathon Brooks ran for two touchdowns and No. 3 Texas got a dominant game from its defense to overpower Baylor in a 38-6 win Saturday night to launch the Longhorns into their final Big 12 season.
Slow starts and big finishes.
The state of Florida’s big three is back in the AP Top 25.
3 key takeaways from the state’s football scene -- and a glimpse at what’s to come next week.
The hype is coming for the Texas Longhorns like it hasn’t in years.
Texas believes it’s a tougher, more resilient team that last season — and the Longhorns are showing it so far this fall.
The Texas and Alabama game was loud, wild and unpredictable until Crimson Tide quarterback Bryce Young took over the final period by driving the Crimson Tide to a touchdown and the game-winning field goal.
Will Reichard kicked a 33-yard field goal with 10 seconds left, and Bryce Young and No. 1 Alabama overcame a stifling defensive effort by Texas to earn a hard-fought 20-19 victory Saturday.
Alabama stars Bryce Young and Will Anderson Jr. are among four players from the top-ranked Crimson Tide selected to The Associated Press preseason All-America team.
Texas starts the season unranked after a 5-7 finish in 2021.
Iowa State running back Breece Hall is The Associated Press Big 12 offensive player of the year for the second year in a row.