BYU football: Cougars to play Texas in 2011

In a game featuring two of college football's most successful programs over the past four seasons, BYU and the University of Texas today announced they will play each other during the 2011 season.

The Cougars and Longhorns will meet at Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium in Austin, Texas, on Sept. 10, 2011. Game time and television plans willbe announced at a later date.

"We are very exited to announce this game vs. Texas," said BYU Athletics Director Tom Holmoe. "It's a great opportunity for BYU to play a program like the Longhorns on a national stage. We anticipate a great matchup between two storied programs that are currently amongthe most successful in the nation. I'm really excited for our coaches, our players and the rest of Cougar Nation."

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