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September 18, 2018 - USC Reaction and TCU Preview

9/19/2018
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A cautious optimism gave way to a complete takedown of the USC Trojans, so Kyle and Gearld take a few minutes to celebrate what went right for the Texas Longhorns (4:24). They discuss the evolution of Sam Ehlinger's game, what Cameron Dicker's development means to the team, and fawn a bit over Caden Sterns and Anthony Wheeler. Texas hosted 60 recruits for the big matchup against USC, which means it's time for a recruiting breakdown with Cody Daniel. Cody talks about what new committment...

Duration:01:08:18

September 11, 2018 - Tulsa Reaction and USC Preview

9/11/2018
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After last week's diasppointment, Kyle and Gearld try to figure out what happened to allow the Tulsa Golden Hurricane to attempt a comeback (2:48). They discuss what Keontay Ingram and Tre Watson bring on the ground, how quarterback Sam Ehlinger progressed and whether or not this team can take a step foward this week. Then they look forward and try to figure out how the team can put together a win against USC (24:22), and look at the other sports happening on the 40 Acres (40:24). As always,...

Duration:00:54:11

September 4, 2018 - Maryland Reaction and Tulsa Preview

9/4/2018
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Just one week after expectations were at a record high, Kyle and Gearld come crashing down after the Texas Longhorns disappointing loss to the Maryland Terrapins (4:00). They discuss Sam Ehlinger's performance, what Collin Johnson and Lil'Jordan Humphrey's statistics, and why the coaching staff chose to go with Tre Watson over Keontay Ingram. They try to leave the past and look forward to Texas's tilt against the Tulsa Golden Hurricane (32:42), and look at the other sports happening on the...

Duration:00:49:09

August 28, 2018 - Longhorn Republic Episode 50: Maryland Preview

8/28/2018
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It's finally here, the first preview episode of the 2018 season! Kyle and Gerald break down what they think of the new-look depth chart, how the Texas defense stacks up against a dangerous Maryland Terrapin offense and what Sam Ehlinger brings to the table at quarterback (11:55). They also take a look at who the Longhorns chose as their captains (3:56), break down what more attrition means (10:11) and take a look at volleyball and soccer as they start their seasons (49:25). Connect with the...

Duration:00:59:44

August 19, 2018 - Longhorn Republic Episode 49

8/20/2018
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This week, Kyle and Gerald break down what they think of the 2018 edition of the Texas Longhorns. They look at the quarterback battle between Sam Ehlinger and Shane Buechele, what Calvin Anderson brings to the offensive line, and try to figure out how the defense stacks up against the 2017 edition. After a long previe, Gerald and Kyle close the show out by honoring Big Bertha as they bang the drum. Kyle celebrates the preseason success of Michael Dickson and Chris Warren III, while Gerald...

Duration:01:40:34

August 12, 2018 - Longhorn Republic Episode 48

8/13/2018
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For the finale of our season preview series, we have the privilege of welcoming Andy Mitts of Rock Chalk Talk to give us a rundown of the Kansas Jayhawks (17:06). We also consider what injuries to key defensive players will do to the defensive rotation (3:47) and finally start to feel good about depth at running back (9:11). Finally, Gerald and Kyle close the show out by honoring Big Bertha as they bang the drum (1:05:43). Kyle finds another way to troll the Aggies, while Gerald shows his...

Duration:01:14:16

August 5, 2018 - Longhorn Republic Episode 47

8/6/2018
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As we reach our penultimate season preview, Kyle and Gerald have the pleasure of welcoming Levi Stevenson, managing editor of Wide Right and Natty Light to preview the Iowa State Cyclones (17:29). Kyle and Gerald also breakdown what they would consider fair expectations for Texas Longhorns in 2018 (2:53), and give their thoughts on the latest comments from head coach Tom Herman (8:05). Finally, Gerald and Kyle close the show out by honoring Big Bertha as they bang the drum (1:01:00). Kyle...

Duration:01:08:41

July 30, 2018 - Longhorn Republic Episode 46

7/30/2018
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We are five weeks away from the season, and this week Kyle and Gerald have the pleasure of welcoming Zach Mason, managing editor of Viva the Matadors, to the show to preview the Texas Tech Red Raiders (26:00). Kyle and Gerald also breakdown what the loss of Demarco Boyd means to the defense (3:53), look at whether Collin Johnson, Patrick Vahe, Kris Boyd and Gary Johnson have a shot to win end of the year awards (9:21), and break down the latest committments to the 2019 recruiting class...

Duration:01:00:10

July 23, 2018 - Longhorn Republic Episode 45

7/23/2018
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This week Kyle and Gerald preview the West Virginia Mountaineers, with the help of Michael Miller, managing editor of The Smoking Musket (25:20). Before the interview, they discuss what Collin Johnson, Breckyn Hager, Gary Johnson and more being named to award watch lists means to the Texas program (4:03). They also take a look at Tom Herman's commens from Big 12 Media Days (14:22), and yet another potential trophy for Kody Clemens (19:53) Finally, Gerald and Kyle close the show out by...

Duration:01:03:54

July 16, 2018 - Longhorn Republic Episode 44

7/16/2018
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It's the time of the year where the preseason awards and watch lists come out, so Kyle and Gerald look at what expectations are fair for the Texas Longhorns this season (2:55). Then, they welcome in Micah Allen of Cowboys Ride for Free to break down what the Oklahoma State Cowboys bring to the table for 2018 (13:45). Finally, Gerald and Kyle close the show out by honoring Big Bertha as they bang the drum (33:35). Kyle examines what it means that Texas is not taking a quarterback to Big 12...

Duration:00:39:52

July 10, 2018 - Longhorn Republic Episode 43

7/10/2018
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This week, Kyle and Gerald continue their season preview as they welcome Kendall Kaut of Our Daily Bears to preview the Baylor Bears (4:10). Coming off of a big week of recruiting for the Texas Longhorns, we also welcome in Cody Daniel to break down what the new additions mean to the 2019 class and who's next for the Longhorns (24:30). Finally, Gerald and Kyle close the show out by honoring Big Bertha as they bang the drum (40:43). Kyle gives a parting shot to the Texas baseball team awards,...

Duration:00:47:57

July 3, 2018 - Longhorn Republic Episode 42

7/3/2018
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After a week off, Gerald and Kyle are back and ready to put a bow on the Texas Longhorns' baseball season (2:52). Then they continue their season preview series with two big interivews. First they welcome in Jon Morse from Bring on the Cats to break down the Kansas State Wildcats (12:53), and look at how KSU can reload on defense. To break down the Oklahoma Sooners, Kyle and Gerald speak with Jack Shields of Crimson and Cream Machine (36:35) to look at how the Sooners can replace Baker...

Duration:01:10:31

June 26, 2018 -Longhorn Republic Episode 41.5

6/26/2018
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Not an official show this week, we wanted to keep you in the loop on why we took a break this week and to update you on our season preview series. Thank you so much for subscribing and we'll be back at it again next week!

Duration:00:03:10

June 19, 2018 - Longhorn Republic Episode 41

6/19/2018
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In a massive pivot from a week ago, Gerald and Kyle open the show lamenting the Texas Longhorns' performance in their opening game of the College World Series against the Arkansas Razorbacks (2:39). Continuing their 2018 football season preview, they welcome in Melissa Triebwasser of Frogs of War to preview the TCU Horned Frogs for the kickoff to conference play. She gives insight on Shawn Robinson, Darius Anderson, and the ongoing conflict between In-N-Out and Whataburger (10:59). Finally,...

Duration:00:53:27

June 12, 2018 - Longhorn Republic Episode 40

6/12/2018
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This week, Kyle and Gerald are celebrating the bat of Kody Clemens as the Texas Longhorns are headed to Omaha for the College World Series. They break down how Texas beat the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles and what this momentum means for the next phase of the postseason (3:05). Next, Tyler Gross of Underdog Dynasty joins the show to give a preview of the Tulsa Golden Hurricane (14:35) to check off Week 2 of Texas's schedule. Matthew Lowry of Conquest Chronicles also took some time out to...

Duration:01:00:30

June 4, 2018 - Longhorn Republic Episode 39

6/5/2018
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This week, Kyle and Gerald are riding high after the Texas Longhorns put up some dominating performances at the Disch this week to claim their spot in the Super Regional (3:25). Next, we continue our summer preview series, taking a look at the recruiting class of 2019 (19:15), before closing the show out by honoring Big Bertha as they bang the drum (32:34). Kyle loves seeing all of the accolades falling to current and former Texas players, while Gerald looks a the Longhorns represented on...

Duration:00:44:45

May 28, 2018 - Longhorn Republic Episode 38

5/28/2018
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This week's episode starts our summer season preview series, as Kyle and Gerald welcome Jared Goldstein, managing editor at Testudo Times, to discuss what Texas fans can expect from the Maryland Terrapins in 2018 (2:40). Kyle and Gerald then break down what the return of Kerwin Roach II means for the Texas rotation next season (38:54), before closing the show out by honoring Big Bertha as they bang the drum (45:20). Kyle gets excited about the guarantee of another Longhorn NBA champion,...

Duration:00:53:05

May 21, 2018 - Longhorn Republic Episode 37

5/21/2018
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After predicting a conference championship a week ago, Gerald Goodridge and Kyle Carpenter look at how Texas managed to turn around a rocky start to its season, and how important a NCAA Regional is to this team (2:46). Then they look at Texas's newly-scheduled home-and-home series against the Alabama Crimson Tide, and discuss which of the big non-conference matchups they are the most excited about (19:39). As always, they close the show honoring Big Bertha and they Bang the Drum (36:27)....

Duration:00:46:57

May 14, 2018 - Longhorn Republic Episode 36

5/15/2018
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In this week’s Longhorn Republic, Gerald Goodridge and Kyle Carpenter take the time to look at the Texas Longhorns' chances to host a Regional and how they can set themselves up for a fortuitious start to the NCAA Tournament (3:13). The Texas football team picked up a major committment (11:13), from tight end Brayden Liebrock. Does this player have the capacity to be the next great Longhorn tight end. As always, they close the show honoring Big Bertha and they Bang the Drum (21:50). Kyle is...

Duration:00:34:34

May 7, 2018 - Longhorn Republic Episode 35

5/7/2018
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In this week’s Longhorn Republic, Gerald Goodridge and Kyle Carpenter take a look at a successful week of Texas baseball, featuring a walk-off grand slam and upsetting the No. 9 Texas Tech Red Raiders. Then they look at what the addition of graduate transfer running back Tre Watson does for the ground game in 2018 (15:58), and what the committment of Courtney Ramey does for the guard position on the hardwood (24:35). As always, they close the show honoring Big Bertha and they Bang the Drum...

Duration:00:42:54