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REPORT: Texas men’s basketball offer Austin-area standout

A year after landing Round Rock product and St. Stephen’s standout, Jarrett Allen, Texas men’s basketball has offered a scholarship to local, Statesman All-Central Texas team member Brock Cunningham confirmed Statesman reporter Thomas Jones.  Cunningham is a member of the the 2018 class, which Texas currently has no commitments. According to … Read More

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WATCH: Vince Young grades early CFL practices ‘C+’

Vince Young, the hero of the 2005 BCS National Championship Game, is trying to revive his football career in Canada with the CFL, and after the first few practices, he’s giving himself a “C” grade. ” ‘C,’ C-plus,’ ” he told reporters. “It’s about getting back in rhythm, especially reading … Read More

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SOCIAL REACTION: Texas taking talented recruits away from the state of Oklahoma

For decades, the best college football players playing for teams in the state of Oklahoma happened to be originally from Texas. But this offseason Texas is starting to get a little payback for Oklahoma Sooners nailing down the likes of Texas native Adrian Peterson and others in the past. For … Read More

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WATCH: Texas Longhorns in the NFL Draft facts

Here are some things to know before the start of this week’s NFL Draft. Read More

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Former UT tennis player (Jeb!) Bush part of ownership group that reportedly won Miami Marlins bid

Former 1973 Texas varsity men’s tennis player Jeb Bush is one of the power brokers of an ownership group that reportedly won an auction to buy the Miami Marlins. Bush, who also was the governor of Florida and unsuccessfully ran for president in 2016, joined former New York … Read More

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Vince Young begins practice for CFL; coach not worried about media pressure

Vince Young is back playing football. The 33-year-old Longhorn legend began practice for his new team, the Saskatchewan RoughRiders. The squad began its three-day mini-camp on Tuesday in Vero Beach, Fla. The team is expecting a larger than normal media turnout because of the Rose Bowl hero joining the team … Read More

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Social reaction: The Longhorn world reacts to D’Onta Foreman NFL Network feature

D’Onta Foreman revealed on NFL Network that during his historic junior season with the Longhorns he was mourning with the loss of his infant son who died after a on Nov. 5. The news had never been reported until Monday night, and when it came to light, the … Read More

The biggest ‘What ifs’ of Texas men’s basketball

Sports Illustrated’s recent series of articles discussing the “what ifs” of sports got us thinking last week when we wondered what the biggest were for Texas football. It seems pretty clear that Colt McCoy not getting hurt in the BCS National Championship game and Blake Gideon’s … Read More

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WATCH: Longhorn NFL Draft day memories

The University of Texas caught up with several former NFL Draft picks over the years to talk about draft day From Jamaal Charles to Phil Dawson, here are the videos: Jamaal Charles: Keenan Robinson: Brian Orakpo: Tony Hills: Emmanuel Acho: Phil Dawson:   … Read More

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WATCH: Longhorns get names called in NFL Draft

The Texas Longhorns have produced loads of NFL first round draft picks over the years, and everyone would have likely said it was a dream of theirs to hear their name called at the draft. Here are several times Longhorns got drafted. 2015:  Malcom Brown: 2013: Kenny Vaccaro: … Read More

The biggest ‘What ifs’ of Texas football

Sports Illustrated recently took fans down a “would’ve-should’ve-could’ve” road and offered a glimpse of a universe where the San Diego Chargers get Peyton Manning, Donald Trump buys the Buffalo Bills and Babe Ruth gets sold not to the Yankees. It’s a series of interesting articles borne on a … Read More

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Tom Herman on leaving Houston for Texas: ‘I sleep so easy knowing that I never once lied to a player’

On a day where one of the state’s best 2018 players and Houston native listed the Longhorns in his top 10, Texas coach Tom Herman went on Houston radio to clear the air about his exit from the University of Houston. Herman, who was the head coach at … Read More

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247Sports’ final 2017 basketball rankings filled with future Longhorns

A day after ESPN released its final player rankings, recruiting website 247 Sports unveiled its final  2017 rankings, and all of Texas’ recruiting class members made the list. Yes, 247Sports’ final recruiting rankings list 247 players, so while ESPN’s top 100 listed three Longhorns, 247Sports lists just two in the … Read More

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Texas target Mo Bamba wants buildings ‘named after me at whatever university I go to’

The top uncommitted prospect in in the Class of 2017 wants to leave a lasting impact at whatever university he chooses. College basketball writer Adam Zagoria profiled Mohamed Bamba, who lists Texas, Michigan, Duke and Kentucky as his final four schools, on fanragsports.com and gives a in-depth look … Read More

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2017 Texas basketball recruits land in final ESPN top 100 rankings

ESPN’s final recruiting rankings for the 2017 class are in, and the Texas Longhorns’ highly-lauded recruiting class is living up to the billing. The current four-man class has three players in the top 100 and one of the programs top recruiting targets is third on the list. Point … Read More

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REPORT: Louisville grad transfer quarterback says he has had contact with Texas

Louisville quarterback Kyle Bolin is transferring, reports the Louisville Courier-Journal, and his name can be added to the list of transferring quarterbacks Texas is looking at according to Bolin. The senior, who was once recruited by Charlie Strong to be a Cardinal, was the backup quarterback to Heisman Trophy winner … Read More

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WATCH: Tom Herman talks glowing locker doors, Animal Planet and the Longhorns’ Area 51

Texas football coach Tom Herman went on ESPN’s flagship show, SportsCenter, on Monday and talked about what his tenure at Texas has been like since coming to Austin in November. Herman spoke about bringing the alumni to this past weekend’s spring game, the future glowing locker doors, what will be … Read More

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Texas athletics wants students’ feedback on the fan experience

The University of Texas wants to improve the fan experience and help get more students at games. On Monday, the university’s Twitter account sent out a survey asking students for input so it could “enhance” the Texas sports experience. Some of the questions included asking if the student was an … Read More

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WATCH: Walk through a simulation of Texas football’s new locker room

The Texas football locker room is getting a massive upgrade and the drip of details continued on Monday. The Texas football Twitter account released some new digital renderings of what the renovated locker room will look like when complete: A glimpse into the fUTure locker room … Read More

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Charlie Strong: No open practices at Texas because every player would have been critiqued

Former Texas football coach Charlie Strong is settling into his new job as the head coach of the South Florida Bulls and recently wrapped up his first spring football at the new school in Tampa. And it’s a far cry from what he was used to in Austin and on … Read More