Robert Sellers

The Latest on Texas Longhorns Assistant Coach Vacancies has the latest on the Texas Longhorns assistant coach vacancies, including both offensive and defensive coordinator positions. has confirmed both interim head coach/defensive coordinator Todd Orlando and offensive coordinator Major Applewhite will interview for Houston's open head coaching job. 

This could impact the timetable of when Texas head coach Tom Herman will actually fill the Longhorns' offensive and defensive coordinator vacancies. 

We are hearing Herman may not want to make a final decision until he knows how things will play out with Applewhite and Orlando at Houston. 

If Houston waits until after the season to hire a new head coach, Texas may not have a solution for either vacant coordinator positions until after Christmas.

Stewart Mandel has Houston playing in the Dec. 26 St. Petersburg Bowl against Appalachian State in his latest bowl projections. 

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