College Football

Bearkats Fall in Frisco

Jan 21, 2013 By Jason Cohen

The University of Texas is still the state's last college football team to win a national championship, as Sam Houston State loses the FCS title to North Dakota State for the second straight year. 

Meet Johnny Football

Jan 21, 2013 By Jason Cohen

Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel finally speaks, UT-TCU, the Cotton Bowl, UTSA-Texas State and other highlights from the college football week that was. 

DKR Honored by Willie, Mack Brown

Jan 21, 2013 By Jason Cohen

Texas and the University of Texas said goodbye to Longhorns coaching legend Darrell K. Royal at a public memorial service at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin.

Darrell K. Royal, 1924-2012

Jan 21, 2013 By Jason Cohen

The best college football coach the state has ever seen died early Wednesday morning at the age of 88. Memories & tributes from the Texas Monthly archives and around the state and country. 

The Meeting of Two Mascots

Jan 21, 2013 By Jason Cohen

Just before Texas A&M officially joined the SEC, Reveille VIII and Bevo XIV bonded with each other (and their handlers) at a Williamson County ranch. 

Earl Campbell’s Third Act

Jan 21, 2013 By Jason Cohen

Sports Illustrated catches up with the former Houston Oilers running back, painting an affecting portrait of the Tyler Rose, who overcame substance abuse addiction in 2009. 

Did Slim Thug Curse the Cougars?

Jan 21, 2013 By Jason Cohen

Houston rappers Slim Thug, Bun B, and Paul Wall released a tribute to the Cougars before last week’s game. Let’s just say the song has fared better than the football team.