By Steve Habel
Senior Contributing Writer
AUSTIN, Texas — There have been plenty of rumors in recent weeks about possible changes in the assistant coaching ranks for the Texas football team, and, on Sunday, two days after the Longhorns beat Texas Tech to secure a third straight winning season, the axe fell on the 40 Acres.
Finishing the regular season at 7-5 (and 5-4 in Big 12 play) doesn’t cut the mustard for the Longhorns, which prompted head coach Tom Herman to make changes to his coaching staff that will be effective immediately.
Three assistant coaches who have been with the staff since Herman took over at Texas before the 2017 season