AUSTIN (AP) – No. 23 Texas appears set to start sophomore Shane Buechele at quarterback in the season opener against Maryland.
Buechele was listed as the No. 1 on Monday’s depth chart ahead of freshman Sam Ehlinger. Buechele started 12 games last season and set a Texas freshman passing record of nearly 3,000 yards.READ MORE: Dallas Police Investigating Shooting On Inspiration Drive That Left Teen Darius Ali Claiborn Dead
Coach Tom Herman has tried to keep the pressure on Buechele in training camp and says he could lose the job if he doesn’t practice well this week.READ MORE: Texas Officials: Only 225 Migrants Remain In Border Town Of Del Rio
Herman is in first season with Longhorns. He was hired from Houston to replace Charlie Strong after three consecutive losing seasons. The current roster includes 18 sophomores and freshmen in the two-deep lineup.MORE NEWS: Poll: American Families Jumping Hurdles To Feed Families & Overcome Food Challenges
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