Mack Brown to enter College Football Hall of Fame

Texas coach Mack Brown celebrates with his players after beating No. 1 Oklahoma 45-35 in an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 11, 2008, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Former Longhorns football coach Mack Brown will join the College Football Hall of Fame, ESPN reports.

He was among the 13 coaches and players selected for the honor announced Monday. They will officially be inducted Dec. 4 in New York City.

Brown coached at four different schools, but stood out at the University of Texas at Austin, leading the Longhorns to a national championship in 2005. ESPN reports he had 244 career wins, the 10th most in Football Bowl Subdivision history. He currently works as an analyst for ESPN. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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