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Stay up to date on all things Burnt Orange with a daily stop at IT's Longhorn Sports Page, with links to the latest news and opinion articles on UT football, basketball, baseball, recruiting and other sports from around the web.

Football:

2005 Flashback: Texas 70, Colorado 3
InsideTexas.com
70-3. The sheer level of domination by the Horns -- in a major conference championship game, no less -- was almost unfathomable. In one afternoon, Mack Brown's Texas program emphatically shed the title-less label, and served notice that the Rose Bowl would be no USC walkover. As Pat Culpepper wrote, "Texas is no Oklahoma. That's what USC will find out quickly."

With pressure off Brown, Franchione lands burden
San Antonio Express-News
There is a Rose Bowl memory of Mack Brown that still sticks out, but it's not the one you're thinking of. This one is from deep among the recesses of the old stadium, where Brown emerged from the locker room one afternoon and found his wife standing there waiting for him, openly weeping.

Big 12 wants higher degree of difficulty
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
When media days arrive, football season approaches on the horizon. The Big 12 holds its annual three-day gab fest starting today in Kansas City and one topic that rates discussion is the Big 12's nonconference schedules.

Mark calendars for Big 12's best
Columbia Daily Tribune
It's time to mark your fall calendar as we count down the 12 best Big 12 Conference games for the upcoming season. Bet you can guess which is No. 1.

Alumni:

Running Back Ricky Williams Breaks Arm
Associated Press
REGINA, Saskatchewan — Running back Ricky Williams broke his left arm in the second quarter of the Toronto Argonauts' 26-23 victory over the Saskatchewan Roughriders on Saturday night and is out indefinitely.

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