Cedric Golden

American-Statesman Staff

Golden: Despite preseason setbacks, Texas women churning along

All things considered, Texas is having a good year in women’s hoops. Even if it’s never easy. The preseason brought the news of incoming McDonald’s All-American Sedona Prince going down with a broken leg while playing international ball in Mexico City. Then explosive senior guard Lashann Higgs, who was handed … Read More

Sug Sutton strikes late to help Texas ease past TCU 73-67

Sug Sutton went face-to-face with pressure and calmly knocked down four free throws in the final eight seconds of Saturday’s game against TCU. Sutton’s ice-in-the-blood performance — combined with strong inside play from Joyner Holmes and Charli Collier — helped the 11th-ranked Longhorns escape with a 73-67 victory over TCU … Read More

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Texas freshman QB Casey Thompson tells coaches he will stay with the Longhorns

Texas freshman quarterback Casey Thompson has told coaches he plans on staying with the Longhorns instead of transferring, a team spokesman said Saturday. “It’s official,” Thompson tweeted just before 2 p.m. Saturday. “I thank you for patience…” It’s official. ✔️ … Read More

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Westlake linebacker Jake Ehlinger to join his older brother on Texas’ football roster

One day, might the Texas football team have an Ehlinger starting on both its offense and defense? Westlake High linebacker Jake Ehlinger announced on Saturday that he will join UT’s football team in 2019. Ehlinger will be a preferred walk-on at Texas. UT had extended a walk-on … Read More

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Fab 55 member Jalen Catalon picks Arkansas over Texas, TCU

Mansfield Legacy safety Jalen Catalon ended his recruitment Friday afternoon when he pledged to Arkansas over programs like Texas and TCU. The four-star prospect starred at quarterback and safety during his high school career, which ended prematurely after a knee injury in the first game of his … Read More