Bevo Beat

The Final Pitch: Texas 3, Rice 1

Back in Austin after a wet weekend in Waco, Texas scored a two-run win over Rice on Tuesday night. After Texas outfielder Austin Todd drove in the first run at UFCU Disch-Falk Field with a first-inning single, Texas and Rice traded runs in the third inning. Texas accounted for its final … Read More

Bevo Beat

What does Todd Orlando want out of Texas’ new-look linebacking corps?

By now, Texas fans are well-aware that the Longhorns’ defense will look different at this weekend’s spring game. DBU, after all, had three senior starters last year and returnees Brandon Jones (ankle) and Caden Sterns (knee) won’t play on Saturday. Texas also graduated 41 of the 43 … Read More

Bevo Beat

Big 12 praises Texas’ Miranda Elish following two shutouts of Texas Tech

After shutting down one of the nation’s top offenses, Texas pitcher Miranda Elish was once again recognized by the Big 12. Elish was named the Big 12’s pitcher of the week on Tuesday. This is the second time in a three-week span that Elish has won this … Read More

Bevo Beat

This week in NFL Mock Drafts: Which Longhorns are appearing among the prognosticators’ picks?

Last month, Texas had 18 players participate in workouts at its pro day. Where will those ex-Longhorns next play football? That question won’t be answered until the NFL Draft, a three-day event that will kick off on April 25. NFL pundits, though, have been kept busy with the publishing of … Read More

Bevo Beat

Texas slips in the D1Baseball poll but remains Big 12’s top-ranked team

Following a week in which it was beaten by two rivals and Mother Nature, Texas was voted into the 14th slot of the D1Baseball poll on Monday. The Longhorns were ranked 12th in D1Baseball’s last poll, but the team’s week opened with losses to Texas A&M and Baylor. Read More

Down early, Texas has its players take ownership of a ‘must-win’ game against Baylor

WACO — Truth be told, Blair Henley would have preferred to play Baylor last week. Two weekends ago, Texas’ baseball team blew two games during a trip to TCU. The Longhorns had non-conference games against Xavier scheduled for this past weekend,  so Texas was stuck with the stench of … Read More

Bevo Beat

The Final Pitch: Texas 8, Baylor 6

WACO — After the start of its game on Saturday was delayed nearly three hours by weather, Texas stormed back from a five-run deficit at Baylor Ballpark. Baylor jumped on UT starter Blair Henley in the opening inning on Saturday. The first four Bear batters registered a hit, and Baylor pushed … Read More

Following a week away from the Big 12, Texas upended by Baylor in its return to conference play

WACO — After walking off to two 6-5 victories last week, Texas was forced to watch as Baylor celebrated the same accomplishment on Friday night. Davion Downey singled home Austin native Richard Cunningham in the ninth inning of Baylor’s 6-5 win at Baylor Ballpark. The loss was the fourth in Big … Read More

Bevo Beat

The Final Pitch: Baylor 6, Texas 5

WACO … Read More

Bevo Beat

Help arrives behind the plate as NCAA grants Texas’ appeal to bring back Turner Gauntt

The newest face in Texas’ dugout is a familiar one. Cut by the baseball team ahead of this season, freshman catcher Turner Gauntt has rejoined the Longhorns. Gauntt was in uniform for a 9-6 loss to Texas A&M at UFCU Disch-Falk Field on Tuesday. His biography has … Read More

Malcolm Epps has emerged this spring, but can Texas find him playing time during the fall?

This off-season has been a good one for Longhorns named Malcolm. Malcolm Roach, for example, has set up his senior season to be one where he contributes as both a defensive lineman and vocal leader. Former UT running back Malcolm Brown had a two-year offer sheet matched by the Los … Read More

Bevo Beat

Three observations from Texas’ ninth practice of spring camp

Texas held its ninth practice of the spring on Wednesday morning, and the media was granted access to around 20 minutes of drills. Here are three observations: 1. Texas has already announced that Brandon Jones (ankle) and Caden Sterns (knee) won’t play in next week’s spring game. Read More

Youthful Longhorns provided a lesson during a loss to No. 9 Texas A&M

Down early, Texas was unable to catch up to Texas A&M in a 9-6 loss at UFCU Disch-Falk Field on Tuesday. The three-run defeat snapped a three-game winning streak for Texas, which is 4-2 against teams from the Southeastern Conference this spring. Ranked 12th nationally, Texas dropped … Read More

Bevo Beat

The Final Pitch: Texas A&M 9, Texas 6

After twice rallying to beat Xavier this past weekend, Texas was unable to complete a comeback against rival Texas A&M on Tuesday. Texas appeared first on the UFCU Disch-Falk Field scoreboard as Ryan Reynolds singled in Austin Todd during the opening inning. Texas A&M quickly responded and hit two home … Read More

Now at a new position, Cosmi becomes a building block for Texas’ new-look offensive line

Texas linebacker Jeffrey McCulloch was asked about the offensive line on Tuesday. The soon-to-be senior praised the unit while referencing both Star Wars and a band. If you’ve watched the Longhorns’ defense, McCulloch said, than you’d know that “it’s like Star Wars when we blitz. We’re all over the place.” … Read More

Bevo Beat

Ranking raises set up a marquee midweek meeting between No. 9 Texas A&M and No. 12 Texas

Following a sweep of Xavier, Texas moved from No. 13 to No. 12 in the D1Baseball poll on Monday. Texas opened this past week with a surprising loss to Incarnate Word in San Antonio. The Longhorns then recorded three 6-5 wins over Xavier. Two of those victories … Read More

Tate Shaw comes through in the clutch as Texas ends the month of March with a sweep of Xavier

For Texas’ baseball team, the month of March ended the same way it began. At UFCU Disch-Falk Field on Sunday, Texas senior Tate Shaw doubled home two teammates in the ninth inning of a 6-5 victory over Xavier. Texas beat the Musketeers by the same score on both Friday and … Read More

Bevo Beat

The Final Pitch: Texas 6, Xavier 5

After opening the weekend with two 6-5 wins over Xavier, Texas walked off with a win of the same score at UFCU Disch-Falk Field on Sunday. Xavier starter Conor Grammes issued two bases-loaded walks in the first inning, and UT also scored on a groundout. The Musketeers got runs in the … Read More

With his focus only on track, John Burt closes out Texas Relays with a strong showing

Like so many times before, John Burt spent his Saturday showcasing his speed on UT’s campus. This Saturday, though, Burt was across the street from Royal-Memorial Stadium. A senior receiver in football and a hurdler on the track team, Burt finished third in the Texas Relays’ 110-meter hurdles final. With … Read More

Injuries aplenty, but Casey Thompson and Malcolm Epps earn positive reviews during UT’s scrimmage

If Texas had any questions about its backup quarterbacks, it got a few answers on Saturday. With incumbent starter Sam Ehlinger out with an illness, freshmen Casey Thompson and Roschon Johnson ran the show in UT’s team scrimmage. Thompson, who redshirted and did not play last year, … Read More