November 9th, 2012: Press Release (PDF)

AUSTIN, TX November 9, 2012- The Darrell K Royal Research Fund for Alzheimer’s Disease is extremely grateful for the outpouring of public interest seeking information on the DKR Fund, the upcoming March 27, 2013 fundraising event and wish to thank the generous individuals who have reached out the Royal family and the DKR Fund in the time since Coach Royal …

Austin American Statesman

Royal leaves a legacy of championships, character

11.07.12, Austin American Statesman Darrell K Royal, who coached the Longhorns to three national titles and became the biggest college football icon in a state that worships the sport, died early Wednesday morning at age 88.

March 27, 2013: Ben Willie Darrell – The 4th & Goal Gala

DKR Fund Board of Advisor member Willie Nelson will perform at the 4th & Goal Gala, Wednesday, March 27, 2013, ACL – Moody Theater. Ben Willie Darrell will be the signature fundraising event for the AD research fund. The iconic fundraising golf and music event has, over the years, brought together Coach Darrell Royal, Willie Nelson and Ben Crenshaw to …