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Finally: Matthew McConaughey gave Texas’ Breckyn Hager a haircut

Breckyn Hager swore he wouldn’t do it. Or at least not before the Longhorns won a Big 12 championship. But for Matthew McConaughey (and that whole Sugar Bowl victory, or whatever), it seemed Hager was willing to make an exception… and get the cut. The Texas defensive end is looking a … Read More

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New football uniforms boast bigger ‘TEXAS’ — but is that orange getting less burnt?

“In five years you won’t be able to tell Texas and Tennessee apart,” was one fan’s disgruntled opinion of the new Texas football uniforms. The team is known for sticking to the status quo when it comes to uniform updates. Earlier this year, athletics director Chris Del Conte said … Read More

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Hey, Coach. What’s up with the gum?

Texas Coach Tom Herman had to field all sorts of questions Monday after the Longhorn’s epic showdown and loss to the University of Southern California this weekend. But one was especially juicy. CBS Austin’s Anthony Geronimo had the gall to ask: You didn’t have to be sitting … Read More

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Forget your bumper stickers — UT Tower license plate revealed

Suddenly your UT bumper sticker is a little less cool. If you really want to convince the people driving behind you that you bleed burnt orange, you’re going to need something more. Texas license plate design company My Plates debuted a new UT plate design featuring your favorite tower glowing its … Read More

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Fans (and non-fans) react to Kevin Durant’s MVP NBA Finals win

People have mixed feelings on Texas Longhorns alum and current NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant. Durant earned his first-ever championship on Monday as the Golden State Warriors recorded a 129-120 win over Cleveland, and fans had a lot to say about the matter: … Read More

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Kevin Durant sends Rihanna love after winning NBA Finals

After winning his first NBA championship on Monday, Longhorn alum Kevin Durant was asked pointedly if he had a “final message for Rihanna.” READ: Golden State superstar Kevin Durant becomes Texas’ fifth NBA champion The pair got people talking after Durant appeared to stare Rihanna down during the first … Read More

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Jordan Spieth coming to a Wheaties box near you

You didn’t have to put ex-Longhorn Jordan Spieth on a cereal box to convince us that he was a good athlete. But news that the 23-year-old would join the ranks of Lou Gehrig, Michael Jordan, Tiger Woods and Michael Phelps as a Wheaties box athlete does sort of seal the deal. Read More

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UT mascot Hook ‘Em offering ‘free hugs’ on campus Friday

Longhorn mascot (no, not that one) Hook ‘Em is trying to make the last day before the weekend just a little more enjoyable for those on campus today. Who doesn't love a Friday pick-me-up? Stop by East Mall until 11:30a for FREE hugs! … Read More

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Glimpse coach Tom Herman’s romantic side in 18-year-old notes to wife Michelle

Aw young love and football… Before all of his dreams came true, Texas football coach Tom Herman caught a lucky break and landed a job as a graduate assistant at the University of Texas. Unfortunately, his girlfriend (now wife) Michelle was not included in the move from Southern California, … Read More

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Before Texas, Coach Tom Herman was fired from Subway for eating too much pastrami

Yeah, before Tom Herman was appointed Texas’ new coach he turned around the football program at the University of Houston. But before that? Before that the fearless Longhorn leader was fired from Subway after he was caught eating pastrami in the walk-in freezer with the door shut behind him. Read More

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Did Longhorn mascot Hook’em actually win the Beyoncé costume contest?

When Ellen DeGeneres called on UT’s Beyoncé lovers to get in formation, they were quick to grab wigs, makeshift “KALE” sweatshirts and all sorts of fake pregnant bellies. Although the pair of Grammy tickets up for grabs were eventually awarded to sophomore Collin Wang (for an amazing underwater getup), let’s … Read More

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Celebrate the end of National Signing Day with this Tom Herman ‘Office Space’ parody

It seems no matter the team you’re coaching, the end of National Signing Day comes as a relief. Will Texas coach Tom Herman celebrate the end of this “already successful” day of signage the same way he did last year? As the head coach for the University of Houston, … Read More

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Coach Tom Herman knows the lyrics to ‘Bad and Boujee’

At this point we know only a few personal details about Texas coach Tom Herman. We know he hasn’t yet learned proper Central Texas grocery store allegiance. We know he kisses each of his players before they take the field. Wait, no, that’s @TomTheHerman. Anyway, a tweet from … Read More

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OU fans are not happy about team’s Kevin Durant shoes

That Red River Rivalry runs deep. Despite the fact that he was only a true Longhorn for one season, University of Oklahoma fans do not take kindly to Kevin Durant. Or his shoes, for that matter. Read More

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University Co-op honors biggest Texas Longhorn fan with themed Christmas tree

If Bevo is the Texas Longhorns’ official mascot, and Hook ’em is some sort of secondary mascot, what does that make Matthew McConaughey? We’re not entirely sure, but the actor and beloved Austinite has been unofficially inducted into the school’s mascot troupe after being honored with his own themed Christmas … Read More

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Charlie Strong’s $5 million Austin mansion now on the market

Now that former Texas Coach Charlie Strong has accepted a new gig at the University of South Florida (that hand symbol’s a bull, not a longhorn), he doesn’t have many reasons to stick around Austin. And he definitely doesn’t have enough reasons to hold onto his $5 million, five-bedroom, 10,896-square-foot house … Read More

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Ricky Williams says career would be different if marijuana were NFL-approved

Ricky Williams is sure his football career would have followed a different path were he able to use marijuana while playing in the NFL. As he recently told Marijuana.com, Williams said he would see himself having not “had to miss two seasons in the middle of my career and … Read More

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10 Longhorn Vines to help you cope with the app’s demise

Vine’s dead. But these Longhorn snippets are sure to last a lifetime (given you do as Vine suggests and download them). The mobile app and micro-vlogging platform has served as the go-to method for sharing six seconds, and burnt orange fans are not immune. Check out 10 worth-your-six-seconds Longhorn Vines … Read More

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Bevo sends flowers to LSU’s terminally ill Mike the Tiger

UPDATE: LSU’s beloved mascot Mike the Tiger has passed after his cancerous tumor was found to have resumed growth last week. Mike VI’s twitter account tweeted out an update confirming the big cat’s passing and asking for fans and students to share “memories and thoughts.” Bevo (and his Texas Silver Spurs handlers) … Read More

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What was Kliff Kingsbury doing instead of watching the UT vs. Notre Dame game?

Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury was too busy to watch the Longhorns beat Notre Dame. Too busy watching season two of “Narcos” on Netflix. .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; } .embed-container iframe, .embed-container object, .embed-container embed { position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: … Read More