James Street dies; led Horns to a title

Updated: October 1, 2013, 1:35 PM ET
By Max Olson | ESPN.com

AUSTIN, Texas -- Former University of Texas quarterback James Street has died, the school confirmed Monday.

As the operator of Darrell K. Royal's famed Wishbone offense, Street led the Longhorns to a national championship in 1969. The cause of his death was not immediately known. Street was 65.

"Very sad day as we lost college FB great, good friend & wonderful man with passing of James Street," Longhorns coach Mack Brown announced on his Twitter account. "Our thoughts ...

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