Texas Longhorns Football Schedule
During the 2014 season the Texas Longhorns will begin a new era under first year
head coach Charlie Strong. This is an exciting time for anyone involved with Longhorns football as the program could be on
its way to national dominance once again. The Texas Longhorns are ready to hit the field and give it everything they've got
each time they line up against another top team in college football. The Longhorns have one of the best football programs
in the entire country, which is why fans are always looking to get to Texas games in person. The Longhorns have a multitude
of great games on the docket in 2013, and you can be there with all the biggest Texas pigskin fans in the stands this season.
Longhorns kick off their home schedule at Darrell K Royal - Texas Memorial Stadium with an August 30th game against the North
Texas Mean Green. This will be the fans' first opportunity to see what sort of changes Charlie Strong has implemented and
give them an idea of what exciting things will come during the 2014 season. On Saturday, October 4th the defending Big 12
champion Baylor Bears come to Austin and this will truly be an opportunity for the Longhorns to prove that they are once again
Big 12 and perhaps national contenders. If Texas Memorial Stadium is full of screaming Longhorns fans it will be tough for
the in state rival Baylor Bears to come out of Austin with a win.
The Texas Longhorns have one
of the best football programs in the country, as they play in Division I and the Big 12 Conference. The Big 12 is always a
tough place to play year in and year out, but Texas usually seems to find a way to emerge victorious in many of their conference
matchups. The Longhorns finished 8-5 record in 2013, and played in the Valero Alamo Bowl but lost decisively to tenth ranked
Oregon. This is a program that only considers dominant seasons successful, so Mack Brown was sent packing. Fans love to see
this team play in person, and for good reason, as they've always got some of the top players in the nation on their roster.
New head coach Charlie Strong will be looking to bring the Longhorns back to dominance, and with a talented recruiting class
and a number of returning starters on both sides of the ball, this Texas team will have their eyes set on the conference title
There is nothing better than seeing a sporting event live and in person. Sports
have been a part of cultures around the world for a very long time, and spectators have always enjoyed watching athletes compete
at the highest of levels. When you're there in the stands at a sporting event like this one, you're treated to seeing some
of the most talented athletes in the entire world going head to head with everything on the line. There's nothing that compares
to the atmosphere at a game, where you're surrounded by fans that are all there to enjoy a great spectacle of sport.
of college athletics bring an intensity to the table that is paralleled by very few pro sports fans. There's something about
the top level of amateur competition that really gets the crowd going. College football fans carve out their entire Saturday
to celebrate all that comes with the game. These diehards are up early and off to the stadium parking lot for tailgating before
the game. Once inside the stadium, they can be heard screaming their heads off for their favorite team to come out on top.
It's a real thrill to be in the stands when the star player takes it into the end zone for the win.
When you head out
for a big football game you're sure to experience all that comes with a gridiron clash. The parking lot at the stadium will
be filled with people gearing up for the big game, grilling up some grub and sipping on a few beverages as well. It's all
one big lead up to the main event, which is the game itself. It's all one great experience that really takes an entire day
to appreciate, and you can be a part of it all when you head to a game.
The Big 12 Conference
is one of the top football conferences in the nation each and every season. The conference features the Iowa State Cyclones,
Kansas State Wildcats, Kansas Jayhawks, Baylor Bears, Oklahoma State Cowboys, Oklahoma Sooners, TCU Horned Frogs, Texas Tech
Red Raiders, Texas Longhorns and West Virginia Mountaineers. In 2012 Kanas State Jayhawks finished atop the standings with
an 11-2 record and an 8-1 mark in conference play.
Two players in the history of the Texas Longhorns
football program have won the Heisman Trophy. Who were they?
The answers are running backs Earl Campbell and Ricky Williams.
Campbell won the award in 1977, and Williams 21 years later in 1998. Both backs went on to star in the National Football League.