Friday Longhorn Sports Page

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

McCoy-Chiles: Two, Too Good
InsideTexas.com
The Colt McCoy-John Chiles quarterback package is starting to take shape at Denius Fields.

Thursday Practice Observations
InsideTexas.com
New starters on defense (again), new plays and a healthy-looking Texas team. Inside Texas' Ross Lucksinger gives his observations from Thursday's Longhorn practice.

Photo Gallery: Texas Practice
InsideTexas.com
Exclusive photos from Thursday night's Longhorn practice by Inside Texas photographer Will Gallagher.

Can Chiles be the next Tim Tebow?
Austin American-Statesman
The two of them were supposed to go fishing this summer to deepen their bond away from football, but a scheduling conflict prevented John Chiles from wetting a hook with Colt McCoy. But they'll be in the same boat all season long. And, we can only hope, the same backfield.

Williams has inside track for Horns' No. 3 receiver spot
Austin American-Statesman
The Texas Longhorns can count to two when it comes to receivers. They need to count to three. Texas knows it is going to lean heavily on Jordan Shipley and Quan Cosby as starting receivers, but the Longhorns will need the next three weeks to find out who will be the No. 3 guy.

Longhorns defense experimenting with range of lineups in practices
Austin American-Statesman

Texas Longhorns establishing depth on offensive line
Dallas Morning News
Irving product Chris Hall had to start at all five offensive line positions last season, but depth on the offensive line has emerged as an area of strength for the Longhorns.

Texas safety spots will receive a fresh look
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
At first glance, the safety position is at the top of a long list of question marks on the Texas roster. Maybe a little uncertainty isn't such a bad thing. A fresh start would help.

Hoops recruiting

Williams Ends His Deal; Picks Big 12 Program
InsideTexas.com
Over the past few weeks Shawn Williams spent some time thinking about his college decision. After narrowing his list to four, he opted to make his pick. He plans to lace them up in the Big 12.

Olympics

Former and current Longhorns in Beijing
Daily Texan

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