Texas 69, Oklahoma State 57: If the Longhorns keep going inside, anything is possible

Dr. James Naismith didn’t have time to dissect basketball analytics — the mathematical tomfoolery that’s all the rage now. The game’s creator was too busy tacking peach baskets to posts. But the game has evolved to the point where coaches dissect everything, from zone defenses to … Read More

Kirk Bohls

American-Statesman Staff

Bohls: Mitrou-Long, Hamm a pair of ‘energy brothers’ for Horns

Texas won a critical Big 12 basketball game against last-place Oklahoma State before an engaged 10,406 fans at the Erwin Center on Saturday afternoon, and the Longhorns have junior Elijah Mitrou-Long and sophomore Royce Hamm Jr. to thank. Come again? Didn’t Mitrou-Long score just six points in 24 minutes? And … Read More

Bevo Beat

Texas baseball team wins another close one against Louisiana-Lafayette

The Texas baseball team opened the season with a win Friday night in extra innings and followed it up with an afternoon victory Saturday at Louisiana-Lafayette to win the series. It took 10 innings to decide the first game of the season for the Longhorns, but they came away with … Read More

Aborowa, Collier headline group of Texas role players who make a difference

In a 61-55 victory over Oklahoma State on Tuesday, a game Texas desperately needed to win, coach Karen Aston called upon her reserves to save the day. Charli Collier and Olamide Aborowa accepted the challenge and rescued the Longhorns. Texas would not have won the game without them, Aston said. Read More

Commitment 101: Texas adds another 2020 offensive lineman in Port Neches-Grove’s Jaylen Garth

Texas was forced to play catch-up in the 2019 recruiting class after Texas A&M and Oklahoma seized early momentum in the cycle. Tom Herman and his staff closed magnificently, ending up with the third-ranked class in the country, but the Longhorns certainly would rather play with a lead … Read More