From what he can tell, Major Applewhite likes nearly everything he sees in his Texas quarterback, from Ash’s self-confidence to his knowledge of the up-tempo offense to his stronger connection with teammates.
David Ash is better.
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THE ASH FILE
Record: 12-6 as a starter
Key wins: Bowl games over Cal and Oregon State, the 2012 comeback at Oklahoma State, the 2012 win at Ole Miss
Career numbers: 313 of 492, 3,778 yards, 23 TDs, 16 interceptions