¶ 2005-02-02 04:47:00 +0000
Resolution AR 15: A Resolution Calling Upon Support for the UT Football Team
Whereas the University of Texas Division I-A football team finished their regular season with a 10-1 record; and
Whereas they are ranked 5 in the ESPN/USA Today Coaches poll, 6 in the AP poll, and 5 in the Bowl Championship Series poll; and
Whereas they have defeated both the Big XII North Champion (University of Colorado) and the Sun Belt Conference Champion (University North Texas); and
Whereas they have defeated 3 top 25 BCS teams (Texas A&M, Texas Tech, and Oklahoma State); and
Whereas the UT football team is the only team to be ranked in the final BCS poll for the past 6 years; and
Whereas the Big XII South has 5 teams ranked in the BCS top 25.
Therefore Be It Resolved the Students at the University of Texas encourage all voting coaches and writers to vote for the UT football team; and
Be It Further Resolved UT stands behind their football team and congratulates them on their fourth straight 10 win season; and
Be It Further Resolved this resolution is to be sent immediately to all writers, coaches, BCS executives, Conference commissioners, President Faulkner, and Coach Mack Brown.