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lshorn79

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  1. Congrats DM. I wish continued success for your nephew. Hook 'em!
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    OK You play defense.....now what?

    It was well planned. North Texas explains the (amazingly elaborate) FAKE FAIR CATCH touchdown trick
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    Austin and Game Day Insights

    I saw this in the Statesman today. https://apps.statesman.com/austin360/eats/lists/33/where-eat-near-dkr-memorial-stadium/?utm_source=newspaper&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=5773364&ecmp=newspaper_email& As for nightlife, there a quite a few bars and restaurants on Rainey Street.
  4. Thanks for posting this. I'm on an overseas business trip and didn't have a chance to watch the game. I did wake up at different times during the night to check on the score. I will watch it tonight in hotel room.
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    "Silence at Baylor"

    Ex-student files Title IX lawsuit against Baylor over alleged sexual assault The lawsuit said McCraw told Roe that she was “the sixth female student to come in to McCraw’s office to report that they had been sexually assaulted by Elliott.†The suit further stated that Baylor coach Art Briles “was aware of the reports.†According to the suit, McCraw allegedly told Roe that there was “nothing the school could do for Roe unless there was a court determination that Elliott had indeed raped Roe. Otherwise McCraw said it would come down to a ‘he said-she said’ situation, and the school could not act on it.†The lawsuit stated that Hernandez enrolled at Baylor in the fall 2011 and that on April 15, 2012, she was attending a party at a residence near campus. The suit says Elliott invited Hernandez and her friends to the party as he knew one of the friends. The lawsuit stated that at one point in the evening, Hernandez became separated from her friends and that Elliott grabbed her by the wrist and led her outside. The suit states that as Hernandez continued to protest, the player picked her up over his shoulder and carried her behind a secluded shack on the property. According to the lawsuit, one behind the shack, “Elliott pushed Hernandez up against an embankment, ripped off her pants and began to rape her.†The suit says Hernandez began to pull her pants back up and Elliott grabbed her again, pulled her pants back down and raped her again. Hernandez went back into the party and told her friends what had happened and they took her to a nearby hospital so a rape kit could be performed, according to the suit. The suit said Hernandez also gave an account of what happened to a Waco Police officer. The lawsuit says Hernandez’s mother arrived to help the next day and was turned away for help by: the Baylor Counseling Center, the psychology department at Baylor’s Student Health Center, and Baylor’s Academic Services Department which allegedly told the mother, ‘If a plane falls on your daughter, there’s nothing we can do to help you. According to the suit, Hernandez’s mother and father both contacted Briles’ office multiple times to follow-up on the incident. The suit said the mother received a call saying the coach was looking into it and the father never received a return phone call. The suit said despite Hernandez’s report to several administrative offices, “Baylor did not take any action whatsoever to investigate Hernandez’s claims." The suit accuses Baylor of multiple failures to comply with federal law, Title IX, and that the school acted “with deliberate indifference towards Hernandez’s reports of rape to several different Baylor departments as reflected by Defendants’ actions and inaction alleged herein.†The lawsuit also alleged that a former member of Baylor’s advisory board that “reviewed sexual assault response issues with community leaders has publicly stated that Baylor officials have known abou the larger problem of sexual assaults committed by student-athletes for years.†The suit said the former member is a nurse who “has estimated that despite only making up 4% of the student population at Baylor, male student-athletes are responsible for 25% to 50% of all reported assaults that occur at Baylor.†Baylor had another player convicted of sexual assault last year. Defensive end Sam Ukwuachu was convicted of sexually assaulting a Baylor student following a football game against Iowa State in 2013. The victim in that case reached a settlement with the university late in 2015. http://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/ncaaf/big12/2016/03/31/baylor-lawsuit-title-ix-violations-sexual-assault/82477558/
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    ANYTHING SPRING FOOTBALL!!

    If Swoopes is the starter and does perform, the Gilbert era will be short lived at Texas because the HC offers will be flowing to him. I heard Chip Brown say this last week. Gilbert would be viewed, as a miracle worker.
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    Glenn Frey Passes

    The Eagles founder is gone. One of my favorites.
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    Oh Aggy.

    I remember hearing from some of their aggy classmates during their 1998 race for Lt Governor that Sharp was the sharper of the two.
  9. lshorn79

    This is kinda funny

    Fans, Negativity and Texas Footballhttp://hookemheadlines.com/2016/01/04/fans-negativity-and-texas-football/?utm_campaign=roost&utm_source=roost&utm_medium=desktop The writer says there are 3 different types of Longhorn fans: the casuals, the sunshine pumpers & the criticals.
  10. Is anyone watching the LHN right now? They're replaying the championship game. They've named it the Longhorn Legends Living Room. Mack, Vince, Aaron Ross, Michael Huff, Sendlein & David Thomas are watching & commentating. This is entertaining.
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    Jordan Spieth

    Golfweek is tracking his every shot. http://golfweek.com/news/2015/jul/20/jordan-spieth-british-open-2015-live-blog-final/
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    Meet the Bag Man

    OU Football: Best Texans money can buy
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    Finish the sentence: My First ou game was....

    Same game, but was my Jr year. The electricity in the air during that game was tremendous. I have been to many OU games that were exciting, but did not quite reach that same level. Over the years I think that the 2006 NC game & the 1990 UofH games were for me the two that matched the level of intensity. Today Bleacher Reports came out with their ranking of the top 10 Red River Rivalry moments in Texas football history & this game topped their list. I agree.
  14. It was free for a little while. It is now just for members.
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