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Charlie Strong: You just move on

ESPN - 07 Jan 2014
New Texas coach Charlie Strong isn't going to let a little criticism from longtime Longhorns billionaire booster Red McCombs ruin his first few days on the job. On Monday, McCombs voiced his disapproval of Strong's hire on ESPN 1250 San Antonio ...
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Spurs dominate list of San Antonio's most important sports figures

San Antonio Express-News (subscription) - 14 Aug 2017
Red McCombs: As a founder of the Spurs, a former owner of several pro sports teams and a heavyweight Texas Longhorns booster, McCombs is the godfather of the San Antonio sports scene. It doesn't matter who you are, if McCombs is on the line, you take ...
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In college sports, time to end amateur hour

San Antonio Express-News (subscription) - 02 Aug 2017
If Texas booster Red McCombs wants to pay Malik Jefferson $10,000 to appear in an ad for his car lot, why should the NCAA deprive Jefferson of that opportunity? As has been noted by smarter people than this columnist, sooner or later, the old rich men ...
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Chad Courrier: Maybe Mankato, MSU should make first move

Winona Daily News - 22 Jul 2017
Mankato and Minnesota State should have called Red McCombs' bluff, but the decision was made to meet some of the Vikings' demands, keeping training camp here. The team used to participate in community events, but security concerns and an inflated ...
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James Silas, the first Spurs legend

Pounding The Rock - 31 Jul 2017
The Dallas Chaparrals had struggled to gain a solid following in the ABA, and one year later were leased to Red McCombs and Angelo Drossos for $1, with an option to buy. On October 10, 1973, the San Antonio Spurs were born. The late James Silas.
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Billionaire McCombs sues ex-execs, severs longtime ties - 31 Mar 2017
An oil and gas investment company owned by San Antonio billionaire B.J. “RedMcCombs is suing seven former executives, accusing them of taking “trade secrets” to launch a competing business and severing relationships that spanned four decades.
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A trip down Spurs memory lane with Red McCombs - 27 Dec 2016
Billionaire businessman B.J. "Red" McCombs sometimes jokes about having a senior moment when his memory fails him. But when it comes to recounting his days as Spurs majority owner, the club's 89-year-old founding father journeys down memory lane ...
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SA Dealership Brings Cutting Edge Tech to Car Buying

550 KTSA - 06 Jul 2017
“AutoFI is technology that's come about to allow the customer to have a seamless transaction from picking the vehicle out to the actual delivery… where you're only in the dealership to pick up the car and sign the paperwork” Red McCombs Ford General ...
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Red McCombs celebrates grand opening of new dealership - 24 Sep 2016
SAN ANTONIO -- The soft opening was a few months ago, but Red McCombs' new Toyota dealership celebrated its official grand opening Saturday. "We really felt that we'd outgrown our prior facility," said general manager Blake George. George took KENS 5 ...
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Eclipse mania sends Americans scurrying to find safe glasses

Red Bluff Daily News - 18 Aug 2017
By Brady Mccombs, Associated Press. Posted: 08/18/17, 12:18 PM PDT | Updated: 17 hrs ago. # Comments. SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Eclipse mania is building and so is demand for the glasses that make it safe to view the first total solar eclipse to cross the ...
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The Mere Presence of Your Smartphone Reduces Brain Power, Study Shows

UT News | The University of Texas at Austin - 26 Jun 2017
McCombs Assistant Professor Adrian Ward and co-authors conducted experiments with nearly 800 smartphone users in an attempt to measure, for the first time, how well people can complete tasks when they have their smartphones nearby even when they're ...
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Federal judge halts Village at Wolf Creek land swap

The Denver Post - 19 May 2017
A federal judge on Friday invalidated the U.S. Forest Service's decision to approve a land exchange that would have essentially served as a green light for Texas billionaire B.J. “RedMcCombs' plan to build a new resort atop Wolf Creek Pass. “The ...
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Court hearing scheduled for Village at Wolf Creek lawsuit

The Durango Herald - 17 Apr 2017
Since the 1980s, Texas billionaire B.J. “RedMcCombs – spearheading Leavell-McCombs Joint Venture – has tried to build a resort atop the remote area near the base of Wolf Creek Ski area, which would have the capacity for 8,000 to 10,000 people.
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Utah commission: Keep 'Negro Bill Canyon' the same

Washington Post - 04 Aug 2017
The Utah Committee on Geographic Names said Friday that a lack of consensus from minority groups led to its 8-2 vote Thursday about a canyon that is home to a popular hiking spot in the eastern city of Moab, the gateway to stunning massive red rock ...

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