Alamo Bowl http://tpr.org en Alamo Bowl Teams Set Aside Differences To Help San Antonio Food Bank http://tpr.org/post/alamo-bowl-teams-set-aside-differences-help-san-antonio-food-bank <p>Before they meet head to head on the football field, this weekend fans from both teams of the Valero Alamo Bowl joined together for a common purpose.</p><p>Families, fans, band members and cheerleaders from the University of Texas and the University of Oregon crowded the halls of the San Antonio Food Bank to make a difference.</p><p>Their fight songs were not directed at each other, but rather toward a common fight against hunger.</p><p>The president of the University of Oregon Michael Gottfredson said food banks are important community assets that tackle big problems.</p> Mon, 30 Dec 2013 18:13:28 +0000 Ryan Loyd 24293 at http://tpr.org Alamo Bowl Teams Set Aside Differences To Help San Antonio Food Bank Going Bowling: UT, Other Texas Teams Head Into Post-Season Play http://tpr.org/post/going-bowling-ut-other-texas-teams-head-post-season-play The Texas Longhorns will play Oregon State<a href="http://www.texassports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/120212aaa.html" target="_blank"> in the Alamo Bowl</a> in San Antonio <a href="http://espn.go.com/college-football/bowls" target="_blank">this post-season</a>.<p>The Longhorns have played the Oregon State Beavers twice. UT won both times. Oregon State does have a better record and a higher rank this season. The game is Dec. 29.<p>Some expected the Longhorns to head to the Cotton Bowl. Instead, that’s where UT’s <a href="http://www.soonersports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/120212aaa.html" target="_blank">Big 12 rival Oklahoma</a> will play<a href="http://kutnews.org/post/longhorn-tradition-without-traditional-foe" target="_blank"> former Big 12 rival Texas A&#38;M</a> on Jan. 4.<p>The Sooners lost out on a chance to play in a BCS bowl when Mid-American Conference champ Northern Illinois moved up in the rankings and earned an automatic bid. Mon, 03 Dec 2012 15:48:17 +0000 Laura Rice, KUT News 2695 at http://tpr.org Going Bowling: UT, Other Texas Teams Head Into Post-Season Play