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2016 Schedule
5-7, 6th in Big 12
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17hHeather Dinich

Big 12 commish wants answer for Ohio St. in CFP

Bob Bowlsby is looking for answers from College Football Playoff officials after Ohio State made the playoff without winning its conference and Washington had a weak nonconference schedule.

Max Olson ESPN Staff Writer 

Texas president Greg Fenves said coach Tom Herman hasn't spoken with him or AD Mike Perrin about bringing OC Major Applewhite back to Texas. Fenves said he'll "look at all factors" regarding Applewhite's involvement in the Bev Kearney discrimination suit if Herman does recommend his hire.

Max Olson ESPN Staff Writer 

Texas has released the terms of new coach Tom Herman's 5-year contract. He'll make $5.25 million in Year 1 with escalators up to $6.25 million in his final year. Herman is guaranteed at least $25 million in the deal.

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Remember when we thought we had this CFB season figured out? (3:16)
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Herman wants Texas to be best trained team in America (1:58)

Matt Barrie ESPN 

I sat down with new Texas head coach Tom Herman tonight. He was very revealing about his emotions leaving Houston for his dream job in Austin. Of his new team Herman said, "If they buy in, we can do some special things." See it Friday on SportsCenter

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Cost of doing business in college football (5:58)
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Champ. Drive: The Results That Shaped 2016

Adam Rittenberg, Ryan McGee & Chris Low look back at the results of 2016 which, if different, could have realistically altered the entire year. Plus, a chat with Phil Steele.

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Holiday spending at Texas, Oregon

Thanksgiving weekend brought season-ending losses to the Longhorns and Ducks. The schools' administrations then decided they needed to cut their losses with their respective head coaches -- at eight figures each.

Max Olson ESPN Staff Writer 

After announcing he's going pro, Texas RB D'Onta Foreman was asked what his dream NFL team is. His reply: "To be honest, anybody who'll give me some money."

Max Olson ESPN Staff Writer 

Texas RB D'Onta Foreman announces he's going pro after leading the nation in rushing with 2,028 yards this season.

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#CFBRank: Foreman bursts into Top 5

Not much went right for Texas this season, but D'Onta Foreman was a bright spot as he burst into Heisman contention. The junior ran for 2,028 yards and went from unranked to No. 4 in our player rankings. Top 50

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

Texas running back D'Onta Foreman has scheduled a press conference for 3:15 p.m. CT to announce whether he will return to Texas or declare for the draft.

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Herman transitioning from Houston to Texas (4:35)
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New No. 1 in #CFBRank: Dede Westbrook (1:41)
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6dSam Khan

U-H regents chair rips Big 12 after Herman hire

In the wake of Texas hiring football coach Tom Herman, Houston board of regents chairman Tilman Fertitta said the Big 12's expansion process was "a sham."

Max Olson ESPN Staff Writer 

Texas just officially announced the four hires we've already reported so far: Tom Herman brought Houston assistants Oscar Giles, Corby Meekins, Derek Warehime and Jason Washington to Texas. "I'm thrilled to have all of these guys on board, hitting the ground running during this really important time," Herman said in a statement.

Team Stats

Passing Yards252.049th
Rushing Yards239.319th
Points For32.150th
Points Against31.5Tied-89th

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