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Legendary University of Texas Football Coach Darrell Royal Dies


Former UT Football Coach Darrell Royal died at the age of 88.  Royal won 3 national championships at the University of Texas.  In 23 seasons as head coach at Mississippi State, Washington, and Texas, Royal never had a losing record.  Funeral arrangements are pending. See links below for more information on Royal's life.


 Austin American Statesman                     

Sports Illustrated

Gene Stallings via Dallas Morning News

Houston Chronicle


Ivan Maisel via ESPN

New York Times

Royal Quotes via Houston Chronicle

Tim Colishaw via Dallas Morning News

Daily Texan

Fort Worth Star Telegram