How to watch Texas football on the Longhorn Network in 2022

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Texas football opens up the regular season this weekend under the lights at Darrell K. Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium against head coach Terry Bowden the Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks on Sep. 3, with kickoff time set for 7 p.m. CT. This will be the first of seven home games at DKR for Texas this season.

The meeting between the Longhorns and Warhawks this weekend will be televised on Longhorn Network, which is only available on certain television packages and/or streaming services. Among the games that already have the broadcast stations announced for the season, this is one of two games for Texas that will be on Longhorn Network.

The other is the Sep. 17 matchup at home against head coach Jeff Traylor and the defending Conference-USA Champion UTSA Roadrunners. That Texas-UTSA game in a couple of weekends should be the last of the two contests for Longhorn football that will be broadcast on Longhorn Network this season.

Where to find the Longhorn Network to watch Texas football in 2022?

Moreover, the limited availability of Longhorn Network on various TV packages and/or streaming services leaves many Texas fans and college football fans in general with questions about where to find the game.

According to ESPN and the Longhorn Network website, this game will be available to watch on the ESPN app and WatchESPN, if you have the channel with your subscription service.

The following also mentions how to stream the game, and what devices it’s available on, for Longhorn Network this weekend.

"Longhorn Network is available on computers, iOS, Android, Apple TV, Xbox One, Google Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV and Roku devices. Streaming access to LHN requires a subscription from an affiliated video service provider."

These are the providers that can get you access to the Longhorn Network:

  • AT&T U-Verse
  • Bay City/Texas Mid-Gulf
  • Cable One
  • CenturyLink Stream
  • Charter
  • Cox
  • Consolidated
  • Dish
  • Entouch
  • Etex
  • Grande Communications
  • Google Fiber
  • Layer3 TV
  • Mid-Coast Cablevision
  • Suddenlink
  • Sony PlayStation Vue
  • Verizon FiOS

SlingTV also gives you access to Longhorn Network with the Sling Orange Sports Extra package, according to The Streamable.

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Texas finished up last season with a record of 5-7 (3-6 Big 12), missing out on bowl season for the first time since 2016. Sark and the Longhorns kick off the regular season this weekend against ULM before the pivotal matchup against the No. 1 ranked Alabama Crimson Tide arrives on Sep. 10.