Austin, Texas- The Texas football program will wear the White Thrab uniform this Saturday vs. the boiler, as part of its retro / throwback celebration at the Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium in Darrell, the 110th meeting between the two schools. A special designed throw uniform for players and staff was unveiled at Tuesday’s team meeting amid surprises.
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Saturday’s vintage white uniform, featuring white pants, white jersey with burnt orange numbers and trim, will mark the first time that the Longhorns have donned their famous “icy white” uniform since the Sept 30, 1950, vs. a home game Worn for Purdue. The Longhorns won that game, 34–26.
In addition to a special throwback uniform for Saturday’s game, the University of Texas will unveil several other special items and promotions to celebrate its rich history. Stay tuned to TexasSports.com and UT’s official athletics social media channels (@TexasLonghorns and @TexasFootball) for more information.