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Texas loses two transfers in one day

Well, it’s certainly been an interesting day in Austin. The Longhorns are reportedly losing two players to transfers, as freshman linebacker Cecil Cherry and redshirt freshman running back Duke Catalon are walking away after less than a week of preseason work with the team. Cherry was part of the “Florida Five” in the Longhorns’ incoming class (six ultimately committed), but…

The Texas 20, No. 19: Which high school records will be broken?

Who will write their names in the Texas high school football record books this season?

Photo by Matt Garnett This is the Texas 20, DCTF’s countdown of the 20 biggest storylines heading into the 2015 football season. No. 20: Is there a college sleeper in Texas? Today, we’ve reached No. 19: What Texas high school football records will be broken? The record books of Texas high school football (of which DCTF is the authority, ahem)…

Patterson pressing Horned Frogs hard to improve

The TCU coach was not pleased with his squad's practice on Saturday.

DCTF staff member Brad Hilliard spent Saturday afternoon in Fort Worth checking out the TCU practice, and filed this report, complete with a fiery Gary Patterson. Whether it’s over a plate of eggs at the Paris Coffee Shop or a burger and fries at Kincaid’s, there are generally two main conversations when Fort Worth locals gather this August: the oppressive…

The Texas 20, No. 20: Is there a college sleeper in Texas?

Can North Texas, UTSA or Texas State crash the national party?

Photo by Mary Scott McNabb This is the Texas 20, DCTF’s countdown of the 20 biggest storylines heading into the 2015 football season. Today, we’ve reached No. 20: Is there a college sleeper in Texas? Now, when we’re talking college sleepers in Texas, our attention glances quickly past those who may be good and may make a leap, and those…

Daily Roundup (Aug. 10): John Chavis’ to-do list

How much money matters to H.S. football success, and videos, reports, and photos from college and prep camps

Welcome to the daily roundup, a collection of prep and college news and notes from around Texas that we’ll be sorting out for you every weekday morning. So if you’re looking for something to sift through while avoiding work, or need some lunchtime reading, we’re here for you. High Schools In high school football, winning often a matter of money. …

Report: SMU RB Gresham’s career ends due to injury

Former Fort Worth Episcopal star has a bulging disk in neck.

Well, you hate to hear this, especially about a guy with such promise: SMU running back Daniel Gresham’s career is over after he was medically disqualified due to a bulging disk in his neck. BREAKING: SMU RB Daniel Gresham is medically disqualified and his football career is over due to a bulging disk in his neck, per a source. — Nikki Chavanelle…

Texas A&M unveils all-black uniforms for Halloween

We need to have a talk about team colors.

New tricked-up uniforms are all the rage in college football. Everyone has something different. And for their October 31 game against South Carolina, Texas A&M has come up with something distinctive. Adidas slipped some new A&M uniforms into their Twitter profile tonight. Looks like all blacks on Halloween vs. SCAR. pic.twitter.com/Nat7CAZH7i — TexAgs (@TexAgs) August 7, 2015 Yep: those are all-black uniforms….

Daily Roundup (Aug. 7): Recruiting in the Valley, Charlie Strong talks 2015, and more

Welcome to the daily roundup, a collection of prep and college news and notes from around Texas that we’ll be sorting out for you every weekday morning. So if you’re looking for something to sift through while avoiding work, or need some lunchtime reading, we’re here for you. High Schools RGVSports’ awesome “Recruiting in the Valley” series continues with former…

Daily Roundup (Aug. 6): Recruiting in the Valley, Applewhite gets a fresh start, a DeSoto hype video and more

Photo by Johnny Martinez Welcome to the daily roundup, a collection of prep and college news and notes from around Texas that we’ll be sorting out for you every weekday morning. So if you’re looking for something to sift through while avoiding work, or need some lunchtime reading, we’re here for you. High Schools The team at RGVSports has put…