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Men’s preview: Texas at Iowa State

Texas at Iowa State When: 1 p.m. Saturday Where: Hilton Coliseum (capacity 14,356) TV/radio: ESPN2/104.9 The Horn About the series: Texas leads the all-time series 24-17 and won six of the last seven matchups. Four Horns finished in double figures … Read More

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Texas adds San Jose State to fill out 2025 football schedule

Texas has plugged the one future hole on its football schedule by agreeing to play San Jose State at Royal-Memorial Stadium in 2025, the school announced Thursday. By adding San Jose State, Texas has now completed its non-conference football scheduling through 2026. The Longhorns and Spartans … Read More

Texas’ Jericho Sims out with back injury as fears mount it could be season-ending

Texas’ road to the postseason got incredibly more difficult Thursday when coach Shaka Smart announced that star forward Jericho Sims has a back injury that will sideline him indefinitely. Smart did not get into specifics, however those inside the program are concerned this could be a … Read More

Texas coach Tom Herman unveils new coaching staff, one brimming with confidence

In 2017, first-year Texas coach Tom Herman hired a lot of his friends and preached “alignment.” He simply wanted to transfer everything and everyone from Houston to Austin. Now entering his fourth season, Herman in 2020 appears to be approaching the job with more confidence, both … Read More

Several Longhorns moving positions, changing roles when spring practice begins March 25

Texas has eight weeks of offseason workouts before spring practice begins March 24. When that day comes, several Longhorns will have new roles under the rebuilt coaching staff. Perhaps the biggest change is that linebackers Joseph Ossai and Byron Vaughns will move to a new “jack” … Read More

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LISTEN: Texas offensive coordinator Mike Yurcich on QB Sam Ehlinger, calling plays in 2020

New Texas offensive coordinator Mike Yurcich said he welcomes the praise and criticism that comes with being the Longhorns’ new play-caller and working with quarterback Sam Ehlinger, who will be a senior next season.   … Read More

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LISTEN: Texas defensive coordinator Chris Ash on moving to a four-man front

New Texas defensive coordinator Chris Ash met with reporters for the first time Tuesday and discussed some of his early thoughts on the Longhorns’ defensive players and moving to a four-man front. Read More

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LISTEN: Texas coach Tom Herman discusses roster movement, new coaching staff

Texas coach Tom Herman met with reporters Tuesday and discussed all the offseason changes around the Longhorns program and some of the personnel changes both on the roster and the coaching staff. Read More

No. 1 Baylor 52, Texas 45: Perception is key, but ‘absolutely, I think we have what it takes’

At a place like Texas, perception is always reality. Where and how you either win or lose always matters. It’s OK to drop a road loss during the Christmas break at Providence. Losing by 38 looked bad in mid-January, but at least it was on the … Read More

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Men’s preview: Texas vs. No. 1 Baylor

Texas vs. No. 1 Baylor When: 8 p.m. Monday Where: Erwin Center (capacity 16,540) TV/radio: ESPN/104.9 The Horn About the series: Texas leads the all-time series 163-92. Baylor captured the first matchup in first half of … Read More

Texas Tech 62, Texas 57: Same song, umpteenth verse as Texas starts strong, fades late

There’s a glum repetitiveness to Texas’ season. Play hard, inspiring basketball in the first half. Play tentative, disappointing basketball in the second. That’s what happened last Monday in a loss against No. 3 Kansas. And it happened yet again Saturday at home to … Read More

Everywhere you look, pressure is building around Texas men’s basketball

Pressure is building everywhere you look around the Texas men’s basketball program. The gauges, all approaching red-line status, cannot be ignored anymore. Pressure is building on the players who know this season teeters on the brink. “You’re not pissed off where you’re feeling down … Read More

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Men’s preview: Texas vs. Texas Tech

Texas vs. Texas Tech When: 3 p.m. Saturday Where: Erwin Center (capacity 16,540) TV/radio: ESPN2/104.9 The Horn About the series: Texas holds the all-time series lead 86-60. However, the Red Raiders have been making some headway the last few seasons, … Read More

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Texas’ Tom Herman completes new coaching staff by hiring Mark Hagen from Indiana

Texas coach Tom Herman finished out his coaching staff remodel Friday by announcing the hire of Indiana’s Mark Hagen as the Longhorns’ new defensive line coach. Hagen was the Hoosiers’ co-defensive coordinator the last two seasons and had been with his alma mater in Bloomington, Ind., … Read More

Building blocks: Texas lands size with Alfred Collins, speed with Kelvontay Dixon to wrap up 2020 class

To switch from a three-man defensive front to a four-man line, it stands to reason you need more linemen. But the stockpile seemed to be running low at Texas. Team captain Malcolm Roach is gone, and the bulk of what remains skews younger. Asked how he … Read More

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Source: Texas will hire Indiana’s Mark Hagen to coach Longhorns’ defensive line

Texas coach Tom Herman will complete his staff in the coming days by announcing the hiring of Mark Hagen to be the Longhorns’ defensive line coach, a source familiar with the hiring said. Hagen will work alongside Oscar Giles, who coached UT’s defensive linemen the last … Read More

As construction dust flies, Texas keeps football season ticket prices frozen 5th straight season

Texas athletic director Chris Del Conte is cognizant of Texas’ financial largess. It bothers him when fans say the Longhorns care solely about the bottom line. And as the most profitable athletic department in America, fans and foes say that a lot. To Del … Read More

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Date, time set for Texas’ annual spring game with other stadium changes coming, too

Texas will hold its annual spring football game on Saturday, April 25, at 6:30 p.m. at Royal-Memorial Stadium, athletic director Chris Del Conte said. The specifics of the spring game were unveiled as part of Del Conte’s second annual Texas Athletics Town Hall event at the … Read More

Signing Day Q&A: Tyler’s dynamic Kitan Crawford could be a man of many face masks for Texas

TYLER — Chances are, Kitan Crawford is the only Texas football signee that knows the difference between TIG- and MIG-style welding. He’s likely the only cornerback among the nation’s top-ranked defensive players that knows anything about welding at all. This may be going … Read More

No. 3 Kansas 69, Texas 58: Locals revel in the Kingdom, but Horns ‘extremely disappointed’

LAWRENCE, Kan. — The locals wore red instead of the customary blue Monday night to Allen Fieldhouse to honor their Kansas City Chiefs. Frankly, Kansas fans sounded a little worn out from Super Bowl Sunday. They came wearing red baseball caps, toboggans, oversized jackets, golf shirts, … Read More