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Women's Basketball

Kelsey Lang listed as “probable” for upcoming Texas game against Iowa State

Texas post Kelsey Lang, who suffered an injury to her left eye in Monday’s game against Baylor but is listed as “probable” for Friday’s game against Iowa State, UT announced Tuesday. Lang was inadvertently struck in the eye in the second quarter of Baylor’s 70-67 victory at the Erwin Center. Read More

Football

WATCH: When Texas Hall of Famer Eric Metcalf amazed football fans

Longhorn great Eric Metcalf is being inducted into the Texas Sports Hall of Fame on Tuesday. During his 13-year career in the NFL, Metcalf became one of the greatest kick returners in the history of football. At Texas, he was the Southwest Conference Player of the Year in 1987 … Read More

Men's Basketball

WATCH: Jarrett Allen’s throws down the ‘dunk of the year’ versus West Virginia

Last night in Morgantown, the Longhorns dropped another contest on the road with a 77-62 defeat to the Mountaineers. But, one individual play from last night has Longhorn fans thinking of what the future holds for freshman center Jarrett Allen. Allen led the Longhorns in scoring with 17 … Read More

Women's Basketball

This just in: Baylor 70, Texas 67

Baylor’s hex over Texas — and the Big 12 Conference — continues. The fourth-ranked Lady Bears erased an 11-point deficit with a strong fourth quarter to defeat No. 6 Texas 70-67 Monday night at the Erwin Center. The victory gives Baylor the inside track for the Big 12 regular-season championship … Read More

Men's Basketball

At The Buzzer: No. 12 West Virginia 77, Texas 62

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Jarrett Allen’s breath-taking dunk and Bob Huggins’ heart-stopping sideline moment were about the only real memorable aspects of No. 12 West Virginia’s easy 77-62 win over Texas on Monday. Allen, UT’s standout freshman, racked up 17 points and probably landed himself on all the … Read More

Football

WATCH: Texas football celebrates a good day of conditioning

The Texas football team is in the midst of winter conditioning that will bleed into the on-coming spring camp. And today, they had a good day. Today Was A Good Day! 🤘 #ThisIsTexas #HookEm pic.twitter.com/kP34PQGCWC — Texas Football (@Longhorn_FB) February 20, … Read More

Football

Former Clemson defensive lineman, grad transfer Scott Pagano considering Texas

Defensive tackle Scott Pagano, a mainstay on the Clemson defensive line in 2016, is considering Texas a possible 2017 destination, reported 247Sports. Pagano started four games and played on 299 snaps last season. In his career at Clemson, he had 93 tackles, eight for a loss and 2.5 … Read More

Baseball

INTERACTIVE MAP: Longhorns in the Majors

Texas baseball has produced many Major League Baseball players over the years. This season is no exception. Click here to see an interactive map of all the former Longhorns in the Big Leagues today.  … Read More

Football

WATCH: Malik Jefferson and friends are getting some extra work in

Vince Young once sent his teammates a message before the 2005 National Championship season: “If you want to beat Ohio State, meet me here every night at 7 p.m.” The message worked. Texas beat the Buckeyes in Columbus that fall and the rest is history. It appears that Malik Jefferson … Read More

Football

WATCH: ICYMI, Kirk Bohls and Cedric Golden review the new football coaching staff

Hookem sports columnists Cedric Golden and Kirk Bohls break down what they heard from Texas’ offensive assistant coaches after a press conference last week. Read More

Football

WATCH: Armanti Foreman with the one-handed selfie catch

Armanti Foreman had some fun on Friday morning at Royal-Memorial Stadium as the senior-to-be made a one-handed catch at practice while using the other hand to capture the action. It’s unconfirmed whether he used a selfie-stick or not. 🤘🏾3️⃣ pic.twitter.com/NOsyJs93JS — Armanti Foreman #IDM … Read More

Tennis

Texas men’s tennis knocks off Oklahoma State

Texas (11-2) dropped the doubles point, but got four singles wins to rally to a 4-2 win over Big 12 rival Oklahoma State Sunday in the consolation round of the ITA National Team Indoor Championships. The Longhoens men’s tennis team left Charlottesville, Va. with a 2-1 record in the tournament … Read More

Golf

Texas women’s golf in third place after first round in New Orleans

Junior Sophia Schubert shot a first-round 69 to lead Texas to a third place finish on the first day of the Allstate Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate Sunday in New Orleans, La. Schubert’s round included four birdies, including three on the back nine holes. She is one stroke behind co-leaders Mariell Bruun … Read More

Baseball

The Final Pitch: Rice 7, Texas 1

A sixth-inning meltdown soiled the end of Texas’ weekend as the Longhorns dropped a 7-1 decision to Rice at UFCU Disch-Falk Field. The defeat on Sunday dropped Texas’ record to 2-2, and head coach David Pierce settled for a split in his first series at Texas. Led by Dominic DiCaprio … Read More

Former UT football star Cedric Benson arrested for drunk driving

Former UT football player Cedric Benson was charged with driving while intoxicated early Saturday morning, according to an arrest affidavit. An Austin police officer pulled Benson over around 2:47 a.m. when he observed his BMW speeding in the 800 block of W. 6th Street. Benson was driving 42 mph where … Read More

Men's Basketball

Men’s preview: Texas at No. 9 West Virginia

Time: 8 p.m. Monday Where: WVU Coliseum (capacity 14,000) TV/Radio: ESPN/104.9 FM The Horn About the series: Texas leads the all-time series 8-5. The Longhorns lost a 74-72 seesaw battle against the Mountaineers at the Erwin Center on Jan. 14. The game featured nine lead changes as both teams shot almost 50 percent. About the … Read More

Track & Field

Alex Rogers wins mile race at Alex Wilson Invitational

Texas’ Alex Rogers ran a personal best to win the mile at the Alex Wilson Invitational in Notre Dame, Ind., on Saturday. Rogers finished in 4 minutes 2.54 seconds, the 11th-best time in school history. He won by less than a half a second. The Longhorns sent distance runners to … Read More

Baseball

The Final Pitch: Texas 6, Rice 1

Kacy Clemens homered and freshman Blair Henley’s first impression was a good one in a 6-1 win over Rice on Saturday night. The two-run victory closed out a double-header on Saturday that also featured the Longhorns’ 5-4 takedown of the Owls. Texas leadoff hitter Travis Jones walked and … Read More

Tennis

Texas men’s tennis team falls short at ITA National Team Indoor

After upsetting Florida on Friday, the Longhorns came up just short Saturday against No. 2 Wake Forest, falling 4-3 in the quarterfinals of the ITA National Team Indoor Championship in Charlottesville, Va. Yuya Ito, Harrison Scott and Leonardo Telles each notched singles victories after the Longhorns fell down 3-0, but … Read More

Softball

Longhorns rally early and dominate later at Texas Invitational

The Texas Longhorns softball team took two wins Saturday as they defeated Indiana and Louisiana Tech at the Texas Invitational. Texas defeated Indiana 13-7 in Saturday’s first game before taking down Louisiana Tech 9-2 in the afternoon to improve to 7-3 on the season. Jade Gortarez had a break out … Read More