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Nevada 87, Texas 83 (OT): Texas’ NCAA run ends on a flat note against Nevada

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — In Music City, sometimes the song ends on a sour note. Texas was humming a heck of a tune early Friday against Nevada. Solid ball movement, no panic, excellent defense. Mo Bamba had a big-time block on one end and a sizzling dunk on the … Read More

With Big 12 play underway, Longhorns honor Augie Garrido in a streak-snapping rout of Kansas

Augie Garrido’s jersey hung inside the Texas dugout Friday night. The Longhorns wore black bands on their arms and Garrido’s initials and No. 16 decorated the bases, the home team’s helmets and the Longhorn logo in  center field at UFCU Disch-Falk Field. Beyond the left field fence, fans draped a … Read More

On guard! Texas women flirt with adding a fourth guard for first-round matchup with Maine

Texas coach Karen Aston, her team stacked with backcourt talent, has favored a three-guard offense the entire season. Occasionally, though, the Longhorns have scattered the court with four guards. Such might be the case again Saturday when eighth-ranked Texas takes on Maine, a team whose tallest starter is a mere … Read More

Former Texas coach Augie Garrido remembered as a one-of-a-kind mentor, coaching giant

Augie Garrido, the whimsical coach with the small-ball philosophy who led Texas baseball to two national championships and won more games than any other coach in college history, died Thursday morning in California. He was 79. Garrido had been hospitalized there since suffering a stroke last weekend. Garrido … Read More

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Play That Funky Music: Texas guided to rest and a win by Nolan Kingham’s efficient effort

Ahead of Friday’s conference opener against Kansas, Texas junior pitcher Nolan Kingham showed off his personality. He then showcased his right arm. Kingham went the distance as UT strolled to a 14-4 win over the Jayhawks. The rout at UFCU Disch-Falk Field was recorded one day after … Read More