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Texas-Oklahoma State, TCU-Oklahoma highlight Slovacek’s I-35 Showdowns

Previewing another big weekend of action along the Central Texas corridor

To honor the loyal football fans that travel great distances to support their favorite team, DCTF and our friends from Slovacek’s in West, Texas are proud to present The Slovacek’s I-35 Showdowns of the Week. Texas (2-1) at Oklahoma State (2-2) 11 a.m. Saturday at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater, OK As tumultuous as the last several years have been…

Hardin and head coach Tod Stark Part Ways

Hardin Will Have An Interim HC the Remainder of 2016

After just a season and a half at the helm, Tod Stark has coached his last game at Hardin High School. The Hornets were off to an 0-5 start to the season and had lost those five games by an average of 30 points. HISD and Coach Stark agreed to part ways Wednesday afternoon. In 15 games at HHS Stark…

Finding the root cause of the struggles of Texas’ smaller FBS schools

Outside of the Houston Cougars, Texas' G5 teams have really struggled in the last few years. So what's the deal?

Photo by Diana Porter Depth creates successful football programs. The individual rarely matters, especially at the G5 level. The difference in the top five players at each program isn’t much different. It is the next 10, and then the 40 after that that determines wins and losses. The G5 programs are in a state of disarray and most of the…

Craven: The rub with Houston, and why it’s hard to hang on to football success

The city of Houston should be home to a top flight college football program, so why is it so hard to believe the Coogs can keep rising and hold on to Tom Herman?

Photo by Justin Armstrong The Astrodome helped us grow up. Tickets were cheap to Houston Cougars games in the 1990’s, so my friends and I would save up money from chores and get our parents to drop us off at the Astrodome to soak in the Coogs. Sometimes we sat the very top. Sometimes we snuck into the rich section….

Vote for the Built By Nature Assistant Coach of the Week! — Week 5

Fan votes will decide who takes home the coveted honor for Week 5.

Dairy Max and Dave Campbell’s Texas Football are proud to team up this year to honor excellence in coaching, and the hard work that assistant coaches put in on a weekly basis to prepare their teams for battle. We invite fans across Texas to help us select the individual that will be named the Built by Nature Assistant Coach of…

Cowboy’s Six-Shooter — Six thoughts from Week 5 of six-man football

Six thoughts on six-man football from SixMania's Cowboy Parks.

We didn’t expect to learn anything new this week — after all, it was Week 5, and most teams have shown us what they are capable of. Luckily, some teams shined more than usual. 1: I didn’t think Happy was capable of surprising me again, but I was wrong. I already had them ranked at No. 1 in Division I, but…