Obit Darrell Royal Football

November 10, 2012 - 12:34 PM
In this photo taken Sept. 1, 2012, former Texas legendary head football coach Darrell K. Royal gives the "Hook'em Horns" hand gesture when was honored before Texas' season-opening NCAA college football game against Wyoming in Austin, Texas. Royal, who won two national championships and turned the Longhorns program into a national power, died early Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, at age 88 of complications from cardiovascular disease, school spokesman Bill Little said. Royal also had suffered from Alzheimer's disease. (AP Photo/Statesman.com, Ralph Barrera) MAGS OUT; NO SALES; INTERNET AND TV MUST CREDIT PHOTOGRAPHER AND STATESMAN.COM