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Ahead of trip to Lubbock, Tre Watson explains why he chose UT over Texas Tech

In another reality, Tre Watson might have appeared on Texas’ scouting report for this week’s game at Texas Tech. The running back will instead be a part of the Longhorns’ game plan. After spending the past four years at Cal, Watson is nine games into his Texas career. Before … Read More

Texas to host Virginia Tech as it opens its 13th appearance in the NCAA soccer tournament

The NCAA added another home game to Texas’ soccer schedule on Monday. The Longhorns will welcome Virginia Tech to town for the first round of the NCAA tournament, the NCAA announced. The winner of that tussle will meet either Arkansas or Little Rock. The second and third rounds in UT’s … Read More

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Three defensive starters listed as questionable as Texas begins its preparations for Texas Tech

As it attempts to address its defensive deficiencies this week, Texas may be short-handed. At his weekly press conference on Monday, Texas coach Tom Herman could not say whether cornerback Davante Davis, safety Brandon Jones or defensive end Breckyn Hager will play against Texas Tech this weekend. Davis (neck sprain) … Read More

No. 13 West Virginia 42, No. 17 Texas 41: Five key plays

There were 150 snaps taken in No. 17 Texas’ 42-41 loss to No. 13 West Virginia on Saturday. Here are five that ended up making a big difference: 1. Touchdown Tre The opening quarter featured three touchdowns, an ejection and a “Horns Down” penalty, … Read More

‘We’ve just got to make the play’: Conversion leaves the Texas defense looking for answers

Throughout this season, Texas players have insisted that they train for chaos. Three weeks ago, chaos presented itself in the form of Baylor taking three shots at the end zone in the final seconds of UT’s 23-17 win. Chaos could be found in close calls against Tulsa … Read More

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Despite last-second loss to West Virginia, Texas holds onto No. 15 ranking in AP poll

After suffering a devastating defeat on Saturday, the Texas Longhorns were not punished by the voters. Texas remained ranked 15th in the Associated Press’ national poll on Sunday. The Longhorns were listed 15th in last week’s poll, and a last-second loss to West Virginia did not cost … Read More

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Ahead of arrival at Texas, volleyball recruit Molly Phillips earns an All-American honor

After playing volleyball with Team USA this summer, future Longhorn Molly Phillips is now an All-American. Phillips was named an Under Armour All-American this past Wednesday. One of the 150 high school seniors recognized by Under Armour, Phillips was placed on the honor roll’s second team. Read More

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Texas to travel to Lubbock for a night game against the Red Raiders

For the second time in a three-week span, Texas will play in prime time. The Big 12 announced on Sunday that Texas and Texas Tech will meet at 6:30 p.m. this upcoming Saturday. The battle at Lubbock’s Jones AT&T Stadium will be televised by FOX. Read More

Texas-West Virginia notebook: Familiar ‘Horns Down’ taunt twice costs the Mountaineers 15 yards

Quarterbacks Sam Ehlinger and Will Grier combined for 49 passes in the first half of Saturday’s 42-41 West Virginia win. But the arms belonging to the officiating crew were nearly as busy.   The Longhorns and Mountaineers were penalized … Read More

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Texas starting safety Brandon Jones (ankle) to sit out West Virginia game

Before taking the field on Saturday, Texas removed defensive tackle Chris Nelson from the injury report. Another starter, however, has taken his place. Texas announced ahead of its showdown with West Virginia that junior safety Brandon Jones will be sidelined after aggravating an ankle injury at the … Read More

The Eyes of Texas: Four players to watch in Saturday’s Longhorns-Mountaineers game

The 15th-ranked Longhorns host No. 12 West Virginia on Saturday. The eyes of Texas will be upon … Brandon Jones, Texas safety During last year’s win in Morgantown, Jones forced a key fumble on a goal-line hit of Will Grier, who suffered a season-ending injury to his … Read More

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Cat Osterman to join other former Longhorns in a scrimmage against Texas’ current softball team

The past will meet the present when the Texas softball team hosts its alumni game on Sunday. Among the alumni who are expected to play are ex-pitcher Tiarra Davis, former standouts Nadia Taylor and Brejae Washington and Lindsey (Stephens) Barrera, the school’s all-time leader in slugging percentage. Cat Osterman, who recently … Read More

Texas vs. West Virginia: Five questions facing the Longhorns

Five questions facing Texas on Saturday against West Virginia: 1. Will Kris Boyd and Davante Davis redeem themselves? Texas gave up 17 points and 260 yards in the first quarter of last week’s 38-35 loss at Oklahoma State. The Longhorns’ starting cornerbacks sat the quarter out with suspensions. Boyd … Read More

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LOOK: Young football fans dress up as their favorite Texas Longhorns for Halloween

On Halloween, streets across the country were flooded with ghosts, superheroes and Fortnite characters. A few kids, though, decided to dress as members of the UT football team. That means that some houses were visited by a trick-or-treating Sam Ehlinger and a mini-Dicker the Kicker. Here are … Read More

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Texas and West Virginia to battle this weekend in Austin in front of a sold-out crowd

Texas announced on Wednesday that it had sold out of tickets for Saturday afternoon’s football game against West Virginia. This marks the second sellout of the season for Texas, which has already played four home games. A school-record crowd of 103,507 was on hand for UT’s 37-14 … Read More

As the Big 12 race heats up, Texas rallies behind freshman Jhenna Gabriel and past TCU

On Tuesday, members of the Texas volleyball team showed up for a practice in Gregory Gym in their Halloween costume. Morgan Johnson, Riley Fisbeck, Blair Westerlund and Katarina Luketic dressed like Longhorns from different athletic programs. Freshmen Logan Eggleston and Sydney Petersen channeled their inner-superheroes, while junior Autumn Rounsaville went … Read More

No longer on the move, Andrew Beck leading Texas as both a captain and pass-catching tight end

Andrew Beck has moved 11 times in his life. Beck’s father is a colonel in the Army, so Beck has lived in Fort Knox, Ky., Colorado Springs and Germany. Texas’ senior tight end fell in love with the Longhorns when his family was stationed at nearby Fort Hood. He signed … Read More

Texas’ notable number: When (or if) big plays are coming — and the number 5

Every week this fall, we’re looking at a specific number that’s tied to Texas football. This week’s notable number is five — the number worn by running back Tre Watson, the graduate transfer from Cal who’s averaging 3.7 yards per carry. Defensive end Charles Omenihu has at least one sack … Read More

Austin Todd, Ryan Reynolds will lead from the dugout at Texas baseball wraps up its fall

Austin Todd and Ryan Reynolds have found different ways to lead Texas’ baseball team to victories. Last February, for example, Todd hit a walk-off home run against Louisiana-Lafayette. From the third base position, Reynolds has recorded memorable plays to get UT out of jams … Read More

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Texas soccer star Cyera Hintzen makes history as Big 12 announces its annual awards

As Texas prepares this week for its extended stay in the Big 12’s conference tournament, junior forward Cyera Hintzen entered the history books. Hintzen was named the Big 12 Offensive Player of the Year on Tuesday. Hintzen is UT’s first soccer player to ever win that award. The league’s leader … Read More