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'Dodge Bowl' goes to dad, Westlake wins back-to-back state championship
(Bob Daemmrich)

Zane Minors, Luke Nicklos, and Jaden Greathouse during a game earlier in the season.

In what was called the "Dodge Bowl" among fans and the media, Coach Todd Dodge adds to the Chaparrals' trophy case by bringing home the State Championship for Westlake High School a second time. Westlake was able to hold off the Southlake Carroll Dragons, winning 52-34 and becoming back-to-back State Champions for the first time in school history.

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New Head Coach of the Texas Longhorns Steve Sarkisian finishes on top with Alabama.
(Texas Athletics)

After a rollercoaster of a season, Texas football ends the season at No. 19 in the AP Polls released Tuesday. The ranking marks the third time in four years that former Head Coach Tom Herman was able to have a Top 25 finish. As Herman's chapter closes, fans are excited about what Coach Steve Sarkisian will bring to the program.

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Confidence, defense and chemistry: Longhorns basketball slams a top 10 ranking
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For the first time in almost a decade, the Texas Longhorns basketball team started its season 9-1 and 3-0 in conference play with a 84-59 blowout win over No. 3 Iowa State Tuesday. Some fans are wondering, with this early success, what has been the difference between this season and previous ones under Head Coach Shaka Smart?

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