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Football

Final Longhorn Scrimmage: Any Questions?
InsideTexas.com
Texas coach Mack Brown is still looking for a dependable third receiver and wants to get more separation among three relatively unproven running backs. But that's not his biggest concern as the Longhorns scrimmaged for the final time Wednesday at Royal-Memorial Stadium.

One, two ... then who?
Austin American-Statesman
The experience stops with Cosby, who had 60 receptions for 680 yards last season, and senior Jordan Shipley, who had 27 receptions last year in his first full season. After that, the No. 11 Longhorns venture into the unknown.

Notebook: Looking ahead early to Florida Atlantic
Austin American-Statesman
Typically, Texas waits until the week of the opener to start preparing for its first opponent. Not so for Florida Atlantic.

Kindle is confident Texas' defense is better
Dallas Morning News
Linebacker Sergio Kindle expects a more confident, more aggressive defense based on practice.

Schnellenberger basks in the spotlight
San Antonio Express-News
At 74, Howard Schnellenberger has more personal history than the Florida Atlantic football program he directs. The Owls played the first game in school history in September 2001.

Texas Longhorns want backup QB John Chiles in the game
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
This much is certain: Texas coaches are actively devising ways to get the football into the hands of backup quarterback John Chiles on a more frequent basis during the 2008 season. But they seek to do this without benching starter Colt McCoy.

Basketball Recruiting

Rankings Week: Class of 2010
InsideTexas.com
You could take the first five guys on this list, put their names in a hat and draw a winner -- it's that close. Tristan Thompson of St. Benedict's retained his spot a top the Scout.com Class of 2010 Top 75.

Other

Bohls: Elliott studying history, trying not to repeat it
Austin American-Statesman
Texas volleyball set for success

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