Sarkisian not ready to name starting QB for No. 21 Texas

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FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2019, file photo, then-Alabama offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian is shown before an NCAA college football game against Mississippi, , in Tuscaloosa, Ala., in this Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, file photo. Sarkisian is the new head football coach at the University of Texas. The National signing day period begins Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021. (AP Photo/Vasha Hunt, File)

By JIM VERTUNO

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas coach Steve Sarkisian says he’s not ready to name either Casey Thompson or Hudson Card his starting quarterback. The No. 21 Longhorns wrapped up training camp Thursday ahead of their Sept. 4 season opener against No. 23 Louisiana-Lafayette. Sarkisian says Thompson and Card are getting an even numbers of snaps with the first-team offense. Thompson is in his fourth year in the program and threw four touchdowns in last season’s Alamo Bowl. But he’s been unable to seize the job outright from Card, who has impressed in practice since the spring.

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