Mack Brown to receive $2.75 million buyout from University of Texas

AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 13 (UPI) -- The University of Texas and former football Coach Mack Brown have agreed to a buyout settlement of $2.75 million, a school official confirmed.

Charlie Strong named Texas head football coach

AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 5 (UPI) -- Former Louisville head football Coach Charlie Strong has been hired to replace Mack Brown at the University of Texas, the school announced Sunday.

Report: Weather holding up Strong's departure for Texas

AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 4 (UPI) -- Louisville head football Coach Charlie Strong was poised Saturday to succeed Mack Brown at the University of Texas, multiple media reports indicated.

COL FB: Oregon 30, Texas 7

SAN ANTONIO, Dec. 30 (UPI) -- Marcus Mariota rolled up 386 total yards of offense with a touchdown pass Monday, powering No. 12 Oregon over Texas 30-7 in the Alamo Bowl.

Texas Coach Mack Brown to step down after Alamo Bowl

AUSTIN, Texas, Dec. 14 (UPI) -- Mack Brown will resign as the University of Texas' head football coach following the Longhorns' upcoming bowl game, the school announced Saturday.

Reports that Texas coach Mack Brown stepping down swirl around Austin

AUSTIN, Texas, Dec. 10 (UPI) -- Texas football Coach Mack Brown is on the verge of stepping down as early as the end of the week, the Austin (Texas) American-Statesman reported Tuesday.

U. of Texas QB Ash out for season after concussion symptoms

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 25 (UPI) -- University of Texas quarterback David Ash, sidelined since September with concussion symptoms, will not play again this year, coach Mack Brown said Monday.

COL FB: Texas 36, Oklahoma 20

DALLAS, Oct. 12 (UPI) -- Case McCoy threw for two touchdowns Saturday and Texas snapped a three-game losing streak against Oklahoma with a 36-20 win over the 10th-ranked Sooners.

COL FB: Florida 24, Toledo 6

GAINESVILLE, Fla., Aug. 31 (UPI) -- Mack Brown ran the ball 25 times for 112 yards and two touchdowns Saturday in No. 10 Florida's 24-6 win over Toledo.

UT wide receiver Sanders arrested

AUSTIN, Texas, April 7 (UPI) -- University of Texas wide receiver Kendall Sanders was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated, Brazos County sheriff's records indicate.

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WR Cayleb Jones suspended by Longhorns

AUSTIN, Texas, March 13 (UPI) -- University of Texas wide receiver Cayleb Jones was suspended from the team after being charged with felony aggravated assault, football coach Mack Brown said.

Two Texas Longhorns accused of sex assault

AUSTIN, Texas, Dec. 28 (UPI) -- Two Texas Longhorns football players won't play in the Valero Alamo Bowl, Coach Mack Brown said Friday after a woman said she was raped in a hotel room.

Mack Brown endorsed by school president

AUSTIN, Texas, Dec. 6 (UPI) -- The president of the University of Texas said Thursday Mack Brown would remain as coach of the school's football team.

COL FB: Texas 37, Wyoming 17

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Joe Bergeron racked up a pair rushing touchdowns Saturday, igniting 15th-ranked Texas to a 37-17 victory over Wyoming.
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Mack Brown
Texas Longhorn head coach Mack Brown yells at official during second half of the 2010 BCS National Championship game in Pasadena, California on January 7, 2010. UPI/Jon SooHoo

William Mack Brown (born August 27, 1951) is head coach of The University of Texas at Austin Longhorn football team.

Prior to his head coach position at Texas, Brown was head coach at Appalachian State, Tulane, and North Carolina. Brown is credited with revitalizing the Texas and North Carolina football programs. The Longhorns beat Michigan in the 2005 Rose Bowl, Ohio State at The Horseshoe in September 2005, and division rival Oklahoma in 1998, 1999, 2005, 2006, 2008, and 2009. The 2005 season was capped off by victories over Colorado and USC to win the Big 12 conference and national championships, respectively. In 2006 he was awarded the Paul "Bear" Bryant Award for "Coach of the Year".

Brown is the highest salaried coach at a public institution with an annual salary of $5.1 million. On November 27, 2008 Brown achieved his 200th career win, making him the first Texas coach to reach that mark.

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