Texas coach Charlie Strong said Monday quarterback David Ash is out indefinitely and that the Longhorns will push ahead with Tyrone Swoopes as the starting quarterback.
Strung around the locker room were BYU posters and signs noting the Cougars’ 40-21 victory in 2013 and the school-record 550 yards rushing allowed by Texas that day. It didn’t work.
Texas quarterback David Ash, who missed most of last season with concussion symptoms, was injured again and will miss this week’s game against BYU.
David Ash passed for one touchdown and ran for another and Texas started the Strong era with an overpowering 38-7 win over North Texas.
Hired away from Louisville after Brown was pushed out of after four sub-par seasons, Strong’s first Longhorns team takes the field Saturday night against North Texas
New Texas coach Charlie Strong says he’s feeling no pressure ahead of his first game with the Longhorns.
Texas coach Charlie Strong has already dismissed and suspended players, and moved his team and coaches into a dorm to live together during training camp.
Texas quarterback David Ash met with reporters for the first time in almost a year Monday, declaring it feels ‘good to be back’ after concussion symptoms wiped out most of his 2013 season.
Strong said Tuesday in his first appearance at Big 12 football media days that when he was part of a national title run at Florida, the Gators never discussed going or winning it.
Texas quarterback David Ash, who missed part of spring drills with a broken left foot, has been cleared to participate in contact drills when the Longhorns return for training camp.
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The expectations won’t be lowered for Charlie Strong in his first season leading the Texas Longhorns. But on Monday, Strong suggested otherwise — maybe they should be.