FB Ivan Williams May Return Saturday

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Texas coaches are hopeful that FB <B>Ivan Williams</B> will be cleared to play against Tulane, head coach <B>Mack Brown</B> said Monday. Williams, who logged 13 starts last season, returned to non-contact drills last week after tearing a tendon in his left knee in a pick-up game of basketball last February.

"It’ll be great to get him back out on the field," Brown said. "We’re hoping he’ll be out there tomorrow. It’ll be great for him." And great for Texas. It was as if Texas coaches first discovered Williams as a receiving threat at the midway point of last season. The senior had just two receptions for 42 yards during the first seven games of 2002. After that, the 6-1, 240-pounder rolled to 21...