Topic: Coach

DKR: The Royal Scrapbook

Aug. 29, 2012
DKR: The Royal Scrapbook

Just in time for football season, a new book from UT Press takes an intimate look at Darrell K Royal, "The Coach." Take a sneak peek with our DKR photo slideshow.

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Athlete's mental toughness as important as physical strength, say sport psychologists

Nov. 24, 2008

Don't Even Think About It: Former baseball player Ray Knight said, 'Concentration is the ability to think about absolutely nothing when it is absolutely necessary' and very succinctly summed up about half of the tenets of sport psychology. Much-loved Longhorn and coaching legend Darrell Royal summed up the other half when he stated, 'Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.'

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