The Dotted Line: Three keys for Texas to close out the 2020 recruiting class

It’s crunch time for the 2020 recruiting class with five weeks until the early signing period. The past two years have taught us that most of the prospects will choose to sign in December rather than wait until national signing day in February. Texas’ … Read More

Micaya White leads No. 1-ranked Texas past Kansas State

Micaya White elevated, raised her right arm, and hammered another volleyball into the ground, this one the emphatic finish to a busy night for the Longhorns senior. White finished with 14 kills, 10 digs and four aces, and No. 1-ranked Texas defeated Kansas State 25-18, 25-16, 25-17 Wednesday night at … Read More

12 big things about Big 12 basketball, Week 2 — Texas has best week; Texas Tech feasts on empty calories

Here are 12 big things about the Big 12 as we get closer to tournament and invitational season. 12. Best week Texas not only had the amazing return of Andrew Jones to start the season (read this), the Longhorns also scored one of the best wins … Read More

Cedric Golden

American-Statesman Staff

Golden: Ramey, Texas guards are taking care of business in the early season

The guards are running things early. That’s how it will have to be this basketball season if the Texas Longhorns are to make some real noise in the postseason. Tuesday’s 67-54 win over California Baptist gave us a look at how Texas could look come the money games. The guards … Read More

Whys of Texas: Wondering about weather reports, Jake Smith and the Big 12 title game

All this talk about the weather this week reminded me of Charlie Strong. In 2014, Texas played in 40-degree weather in Stillwater and had no problems against Oklahoma State. That 28-7 win actually made those Longhorns bowl-eligible. Strong went into the locker room before the … Read More

Bevo Beat

Texas CB Jalen Green issues apology for targeting penalty on Kansas State receiver

Texas cornerback Jalen Green issued a statement Wednesday and apologized for his targeting penalty on Kansas State’s Wykeen Gill last weekend. Green was ejected and will sit out the first half of this week’s game against Iowa State, per NCAA rules. Gill is not likely to … Read More