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Texas ex Jordan Spieth conquers The Open

Jordan Spieth’s done it again. He’s hooked another major championship.  The former Longhorn captured the third leg of his personal grand slam by winning The Open Championship on Sunday with stunning back nine that will leave golf fans talking for years to come. PHOTOS: … Read More

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The American-Statesman’s Top 25 countdown: No. 6 Penn State

Sure, it’s July. But it’s never too early to talk college football. Here’s your daily fix — our countdown of the preseason Top 25, as selected by the American-Statesman sports staff. Last year’s CFP semifinalists were ranked Nos. 1, 2, 7 and 17 on our 2016 list. Today’s team: No. 6 … Read More

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Jordan Spieth’s signature ‘Go get that’ moment immortalized on T-shirt

From the drama at hole No. 13 until his tap-in for the win, Jordan Spieth pieced together one of the most memorable finishes at a major championship in history Sunday at The Open Championship. On the verge of blowing his chances altogether following a horrific drive at 13, Spieth took … Read More

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Madisyn Cox medals, Joseph Schooling takes 5th at FINA World Championships

Former Texas swimmer Madisyn Cox surged onto the podium with a strong finish and Longhorns senior Joseph Schooling claimed fifth in his first race at the 2017 FINA World Championships on Monday in Budapest, Hungary. After falling all the way to seventh following the butterfly and backstroke legs of the … Read More

Egos aside, when could the Texas-Texas A&M rivalry realistically restart, anyway?

Texas coach Tom Herman said this week that he wants to play Texas A&M but added, “That’s well above my pay grade.” Is it? Longhorns and Aggies fans can turn up their noses and dismiss the rivalry’s renewal. But school officials in Austin … Read More

Commitment 101: 2019 four-star quarterback Roschon Johnson

A recruiting class doesn’t start until a quarterback is in the fold. Tom Herman decided to start his 2019 class with a commitment from a quarterback when Port Neches-Groves signal-caller Roschon Johnson pledged to the Longhorns at the Stars at Night camp … Read More