Houston regent rips UT over Big 12 expansion, hiring Herman - Hookem.com

The chairman of the University of Houston Board of Regents ripped the University of Texas on Tuesday for hiring away the Cougars' football coach and for UT's role in the Big 12's decision to spurn Houston and other potential expansion partners.

Houston's Ambition Cut by What It Can't Offer: A Spot in the Power 5 - New York Times

Tom Herman left the University of Houston after only two seasons to be the next head football coach at the University of Texas in the Big 12. Credit Eric Gay/Associated Press. Nine years ago, Renu Khator became president of the University of Houston ...

Bohls: Questions on Jackson's hype, CFP decisions, Horns' future - MyStatesman.com

1. Is Lamar Jackson really a no-brainer for the Heisman Trophy? He probably remains a lock to claim the award next week, but I have reservations because of those two losses to end the season — he had three turnovers against Kentucky and was sacked 11 ...

Tilman Fertitta calls Big 12's expansion vetting process 'a sham' - ESPN

Booger McFarland explains why college football has an array of rules for the players, but there doesn't seem to be any penalty for a coach to leave one school for another. (1:22). Facebook · Twitter · Facebook Messenger · Email; comment. Nov 30, 2016.

Tom Herman hires 6 for his UT staff - KVUE.com

Austin -- Texas Head Coach Tom Herman has hired six members to his football staff, he announced Tuesday. The group includes four assistant coaches, all of whom have extensive coaching experience in the state of Texas with three being Texas natives.

Tilman Fertitta: No Coach Will Be Bought Out From University Of Houston Again - CBS Local

HOUSTON, TX - SEPTEMBER 10: Houston Mayor, Sylvester Turner and CEO of Landry's, Inc. Tilman Fertitta flip the coin before the Houston Cougars play the Lamar Cardinals at TDECU Stadium on September 10, 2016 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Thomas ...

Tom Herman is under fire for comments made before joining Texas and now he refuses to answer questions about the ... - Business Insider

After an ugly bidding war between two college football powerhouses, Tom Herman is the new head football coach at the University of Texas, spurning LSU when it seemed like they were closing in on the big hire. The chaos started a week earlier when Texas ...

Tom Herman's Impact On Texas Longhorns Recruiting Will Be Felt Immediately - Campus Insiders

Texas' hiring of Tom Herman will have a major impact on the Longhorns' success on the recruiting trail. The Tom Herman era has officially begun in Austin, and it's not a moment too soon. Charlie Strong has done a great job as a head coach and as a ...

5 Truths Texas Longhorns Fans Need to Accept - AthlonSports.com

On paper, Texas' decision to fire Charlie Strong and replace him with Tom Herman makes sense. Strong went 16-21 during his time in Austin, becoming the only coach in Texas history to have three consecutive losing seasons. Herman went 22-4 in the same ...

Forde-Yard Dash: Why LSU hired the wrong guy - Yahoo Sports

Two of the nation's most coveted coaching jobs were filled Saturday – both arguably top-five jobs, inarguably top-10. The two schools, which have varying degrees of administrative dysfunction to deal with, both courted the same coach for a brief and ...

Sitting Down With Chuck F'n Strong And Tom The Herman - Texas Monthly

We couldn't get Tom Herman and Charlie Strong in the same room, but their unsanctioned Twitter alter egos were more than willing to talk to us about the transition of power. November 28, 2016 By Abby Johnston1 Comment. Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty ...

Pieces of Tom Herman's coaching staff start falling into place - Hookem.com

Texas coach Tom Herman met with Charlie Strong's assistants on Monday, but none is likely to be retained, two sources told the American-Statesman. “We were told to find jobs,” one of Strong's assistants said. During his introductory press conference on ...

B/R Recruiting Notebook: Texas, LSU Commits Respond to Coaching Moves - Bleacher Report

Tom Herman was named the new head coach at Texas over the weekend. What will this mean for a 2017 recruiting class that currently has only seven commitments?Eric Gay/Associated Press. Damon Sayles National Recruiting AnalystNovember 28, 2016.

Golden: Is Charlie Strong about to get Gruden-ed? - MyStatesman.com

When Tom Herman uttered the four words that were pure music to Longhorn ears — “We will win championships” — a question popped into my head. Actually, it's a question I've been thinking about for quite some time given the struggles of former Texas ...

Tom Herman's first recruiting pitch wasn't to an athlete, but to the state's coaches - Hookem.com

Herman, speaking to the media in his first public remarks as Texas' new coach on Sunday, estimated that he has recruited 48 states over his 19 years as a college coach. He's never been to Alaska and he's never been to Hawaii. And that probably won't ...

Two men, 2 dreams: Herman gets Texas; Orgeron, LSU - Washington Times

Tom Herman talks to the media during a news conference where he was introduced as Texas' new head football coach, Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016, in Austin. (AP Photo/Eric Gay) more >. 0. Share. 0. Tweet. 0. Share. 0. Pin. 0. Share. 0. Mail. 0. Share. Print.

What Tom Herman's hiring means for Texas football recruiting - USA TODAY High School Sports

Sure, it included current players, donors and fans, but it was with an eye toward the immediate goal of recruiting that he beckoned to the high school players and coaches in Texas. “I also want the high school coaches of the great state of Texas to ...

Texas football gets Tom Herman, but is he right choice? - UPI.com

Texas Longhorns football has hired Tom Herman as head coach. Herman comes to Texas from the University of Houston Cougars where he had success against Top 25 teams. Photo by Tami Chappell/UPI. | License Photo. AUSTIN, Texas -- In the hurried, yet ...

Foreman's decision is one of Herman's biggest tasks to tackle - 247Sports

AUSTIN – Tom Herman has a lot on his plate as he begins his new job at Texas. One of his top priorities is to meet with D'Onta Foreman as he ponders an NFL decision. Jeff Howe - Nov 28, 2016; 18; Tools. Edit · Slot to 247Sports Home; Slot to Texas ...

The Monday After: Houston's opening should attract Power Five coaches - CBS sports.com (blog)

The 2016 regular season hasn't come to an end yet, but we've already seen two of the nation's biggest schools fire their coaches and hire their replacements. You would think that job openings at places like LSU Tigers and Texas Longhorns could be giant ...