Former UT coach Royal remembered today at the Frank Erwin Center
Newsroom
11/13/2012

A touching tribute today for Darrell Royal, former Coach of the University of Texas football team, who passed away last week. Thousands attended the memorial including Coach Mack Brown who gave his thoughts on what Coach Royal would have to say about the gathering.

Among the attendees and speakers today were Ben Crenshaw and Assistant Coach to Darrel Royal, Bill Little. With tears in his eyes, Willie Nelson sang "The Healing Hands of time." 

Royal coached 20 seasons at U-T retired at 52 with 3 national championships. The UT band played "The Eyes of Texas" to close out the ceremony.


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