Wooster remembered as “the best that ever was in his time”

For its part, Texas University released a statement this weekend regarding Wooster’s death that including quotes from those who knew him.

Former Longhorn teammate and College Football Hall of Fame offensive lineman Bob McKay declared that Wooster “was the toughest football player I have ever seen,” adding, “He hit or was hit on every down and never backed down or slowed up.”

Former Longhorn sports information director and Hall of Fame member Bill Little spoke positively of Wooster as well.

“Long before the buzz phrase ‘GOAT’ became a moniker for the ‘Greatest of All Time,’ there was Steve Worster,” Little said. “He was arguably the best that ever was in his time.”