A member of the Texas Longhorns family has passed away.
On Wednesday morning, it was reported by Texas beat writer Kirk Bohls that mega-booster Joe Jamail, a Texas beat writer Kirk Bohls, passed away at the age of 90. No cause of death was reported.
UT officials confirm that Houston attorney and long-time Longhorn benefactor Joe Jamail, 90, has died.
— Kirk Bohls (@kbohls) December 23, 2015
Just how big of a part of the Texas family was Jamail?
Jamail was the lawyer for former Longhorns head coach Mack Brown and the field at Darrell K. Royal Stadium was named after him. It’s safe to say he made a major impact on the program and was a strong influence.
He will be missed.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the Jamail and Longhorns family at this time.
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