Davis’ sole responsibility was overseeing the football team’s academic affairs. The Longhorns’ perfect APR score meant that of the 85 scholarship players, every one of them remained eligible, advanced toward their degree and stayed in good academic standing under coach Mack Brown. Heading into the 2013 season, not a single player was on scholastic probation.
Texas was one of only two major football schools in the nation that posted a perfect 1,000 APR.
Who was the other school with the perfect APR?
In May, the Cardinals were honored the same as the Longhorns for having a 1,000 APR during the 2012-13 season when Strong was the coach there.