What It Means to Be a Longhorn: Darrell Royal, Mack Brown and Many of Texas's Greatest Players

What It Means to Be a Longhorn: Darrell Royal, Mack Brown and Many of Texas's Greatest Players

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by Bill Little
     
 

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Taking a decade-by-decade approach to the University of Texas football tradition, this collection brings together over 40 stories from the most outstanding voices of the program. The spirit of Longhorn football is not captured by just one phrase, one season, or one particular game; instead, the student-athletes and coaches who made the magic happen over the

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Taking a decade-by-decade approach to the University of Texas football tradition, this collection brings together over 40 stories from the most outstanding voices of the program. The spirit of Longhorn football is not captured by just one phrase, one season, or one particular game; instead, the student-athletes and coaches who made the magic happen over the decades blend their experiences to capture the true essence of their beloved school. Texas fans will relish the intimate stories told by the figures they have come to cherish.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781617492136
Publisher:
Triumph Books
Publication date:
11/01/2007
Series:
What It Means to Be
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
240
File size:
2 MB

Meet the Author

Bill Little is an award-winning writer who has worked with the University of Texas athletics media relations office for over four decades. He is the author of six books on Texas Longhorn sports. He has written for the Austin American-Statesman and the Associated Press in Oklahoma City. He is a member of the Longhorn Hall of Honor and the CoSIDA Hall of Fame. Jenna Hays McEachern is a freelance writer and editor. She worked in the University of Texas sports information department as a student. She is the editor for One Heartbeat and One Heartbeat II in collaboration with Mack Brown and Bill Little. Darrell Royal is a former head football coach at the University of Texas at Austin, where he led the team to three national championships. He is a member of the College Football Hall of Fame and the university stadium was renamed in his honor. Mack Brown is the head football coach for the University of Texas at Austin. The team won a National Championship under his lead and he has been named a Big 12 Coach of the Year. They all live in Austin, Texas.

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What It Means to Be a Longhorn: Darrell Royal, Mack Brown and Texas's Greatest Players 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 10 reviews.
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Looks around and sits down
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"Bye sir." He looks around, then heads back.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Walked over to willow. Why so sad? (Sry. Dinner and my wifi was crazy.)
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Sighed. She always felt luke she didn't fit in. Since she loves sports, rarly wears dresses, and hates punk, she is sort of a tomboy.
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Walks to the balcony lonley
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Sips tea*
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She poked her head into the ballroom, noting that she was not late and the others were still preparing. Good. ((Gtg bbl))
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
*entering the ball. She walks on stage with her bkack flowing dress on and a mask full of what you might say real man made diamonds. With her wavy hair flowing down her back inn black and white blonde curls.* " I will be singing sharpest lives by My Chemical Romance." * Music starts* " ...if it looks like im laughing im really just asking to leave.i love all the boy and away with the boys in the band.juliet loves the beat. And the lusty comand. Drop the dagger and lather the blood on your hands romeo." * keeps signing untill song stops*