After opening the season on the road, Texas prepares for its first run of shows at home

It’s happening a little later than usual, but spring has finally arrived at UFCU Disch-Falk Field. The Texas baseball team will greet its burnt-orange fans and Purdue at its home opener on Friday. The No. 23 Longhorns began their season with four games on the road, an occurrence that has happened … Read More

Duck Tales: An Oregon-infused quartet is turning the page for Texas softball

If you had asked Lauren Burke what her go-to breakfast was a few weeks ago, she would’ve given you eggs or avocado toast as her answer. Then someone introduced her to breakfast tacos. Now the Oregon native is hooked. Stuff a tortilla with sausage, cheese and eggs and set aside … Read More

Kirk Bohls

American-Statesman Staff

Bohls: Trio of Texas women’s golfers are primed for their shot at Augusta National

Kaitlyn Papp can’t wait. The event is still two months away, but Papp is already jacked up about the chance to compete in the inaugural Augusta National Women’s Amateur Championship this April, a 54-hole, stroke golf event with an international field of 72 players. So what will the Longhorns star … Read More

The Dotted Line: Defensive back targets discuss Texas’ junior day

The Longhorns enjoy the title of DBU. It’s a mythical title, sure, but it is a point of pride built on the foundation of Earl Thomas, Aaron Ross, Michael Huff and others who played in Texas’ defensive backfield in the glory years under Mack Brown. Read More

Bevo Beat

Texas, Louisiana-Lafayette to play in 2021 season

Confirming an earlier report by FBS Schedules, school officials said Thursday Texas will open the 2021 season against Louisiana-Lafayette. Texas was already scheduled to play Rice and Arkansas that season. The school was searching for a third opponent to fill out its 12-game schedule.  … Read More

The Dotted Line: Herb Hand responsible for Texas’ recent success recruiting the offensive line

Texas’ offensive line is in good hands. The unit improved on the field under assistant coach Herb Hand in 2018 and recruits are taking notice. The Longhorns hold commitments from five prospects in the 2020 class, and three of them are offensive linemen. All have … Read More