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Former Texas linebacker Gary Johnson to resume his NFL career in the NFC East

Former Texas linebacker Gary Johnson opened the 2018 season at FedEx Field, which is the home of the NFL’s Washington Redskins. One year later, will his professional career begin at the same location? Johnson has signed with Washington, the team announced over the weekend. After originally entering … Read More

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‘A true Longhorn Legend’: Texas reacts to the death of Cedric Benson

Former Texas star running back Cedric Benson was killed in a motorcycle accident on Saturday night. Benson, 36, starred at Texas from 2001-04. His 5,540 rushing yards and 64 touchdown runs both rank second in the UT record books. He won the Doak Walker Award … Read More

Texas nears season’s start as alumni and freshmen are showcased in Orange-White Scrimmage

On the Texas campus, the countdown to the 2019 volleyball season is officially underway. Texas returned to Gregory Gym for its annual Orange-White scrimmage on Saturday. A 25-21, 25-19, 25-23, 16-14 win was recorded by the White team in an intrasquad skirmish that featured past and present members of the … Read More

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Legendary Longhorn Huston Street to return to Texas as a student assistant coach

Once again a student at the University of Texas, Huston Street has rejoined the baseball team. Street will return to UFCU Disch-Falk Field during the 2020 season as a student assistant coach, the school announced on Thursday. An Austin native, Street was a three-time All-American pitcher at Texas from 2002-04. Read More

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WATCH: Texas’ football team awards scholarships to two walk-ons

The Texas football team surprised walk-on linebackers Russell Hine and Cort Jaquess with scholarships on Wednesday. Following a presentation at a team meeting that Jaquess was involved in, the news was revealed. The scholarship recipients were then mobbed and congratulated by their teammates and coaches. Said an emotional Jaquess: “This means so … Read More

Comparisons to Poona Ford aside, Texas’ Keondre Coburn looks to make a name for himself

While meeting with the Texas press corps for the first time on Wednesday, Keondre Coburn was asked if he had recently been hypnotized. The question wasn’t out of left field. The day before, a video featuring the performance of a hypnotist at a UT team meeting had … Read More

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Lashann Higgs’ return to Texas a done deal after Big 12 approves a hardship waiver

The Texas women’s basketball team announced on Wednesday that the Big 12 had officially approved a hardship waiver for senior guard Lashann Higgs. The move clears the way for Higgs to return to the court for this upcoming basketball season. Higgs appeared in four games this past winter. What … Read More

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Texas once again considered a top-five team as AVCA releases its preseason volleyball poll

In what has seemingly become an annual tradition, Texas will carry a lofty ranking into the volleyball season. The AVCA released its preseason poll on Tuesday and Texas has been designated as the nation’s fourth-ranked team. This marks the seventh straight season that Texas has earned a top-five spot in … Read More

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Keaontay Ingram, Caden Sterns not expected to miss Texas’ season opener

The sophomore seasons for both Keaontay Ingram and Caden Sterns should start on the field instead of the sidelines. Texas announced on Monday that injuries sustained by Ingram and Sterns in this past weekend’s scrimmage shouldn’t keep either player out of UT’s season opener on Aug. 31. Ingram, … Read More

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Summer sessions: An update on the Longhorns playing in collegiate wood bat leagues

Instead of the beach or a campsite, some of Texas’ Longhorns spent their summer vacations at a baseball field. This summer, Texas sent a handful of its players to participate in various collegiate wood bat leagues across the country. The pitchers recorded some of UT’s biggest highlights over … Read More

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Sam Houston State’s loss is Texas’ gain as UT adds a pitcher to its 2020 recruiting class

Reid Taylor has decided that he’ll wear burnt — not bright — orange in college. Taylor announced on Sunday that he has given the baseball team at Texas a verbal commitment. A 6-2 right-handed pitcher, Taylor currently attends Woden High in East Texas. Taylor had originally committed to Sam Houston … Read More

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Daughter of an ex-Longhorn standout gives Texas its first 2021 commitment

The foundation of the 2021 recruiting class for the Texas women’s basketball team will be a legacy Longhorn. Texas received a verbal commitment from Paige Bradley on Saturday afternoon. Bradley is a 5-9 guard from Dallas Bishop Lynch. She is the first member of UT’s 2021 recruiting class. Bradley is … Read More

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NBA coach hired to assist Karen Aston on the Texas women’s basketball team

Terry Nooner will join the Texas women’s basketball team as an assistant coach, the school announced on Friday. Nooner will replace Tiffany Jackson on Karen Aston’s coaching staff. Jackson revealed last week that she was stepping down to “pursue other interests outside of coaching.” Jackson, who was once … Read More

After missed opportunities in 2018, will Texas’ Devin Duvernay break free at a new position?

On University of Texas properties, the speed limit ranges between 5 and 15 miles per hour. Recently, a radar gun caught senior Devin Duvernay going 22.5. But don’t expect Duvernay to get a ticket. The violation, after all, did occur while the UT receiver was running at football practice. Opposing defensive … Read More

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Cyera Hintzen leads a quartet of Longhorns onto the Big 12’s preseason honor roll

This fall, one-third of the Big 12’s top soccer players will suit up for the Texas Longhorns. Forward Cyera Hintzen, midfielders Haley Berg and Julia Grosso and defender Emma Regan were placed on the Big 12’s preseason team on Wednesday. Only 12 players made the conference’s preseason cut. No other … Read More

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Three observations from the fifth day of Texas’ fall camp

The fifth day of UT’s fall camp was held on Wednesday, and the media was granted access to a portion of the drills. Here are three observations: 1. As UT’s 2005 national championship team held an unofficial reunion at the Whitaker Sports Complex — Michael Huff, Brian Orakpo, Jamaal Charles, … Read More

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Ahead of his senior season, Longhorn lineman Malcolm Roach tackles a problem in his community

Over the years, Malcolm Roach watched from the sidelines as NFL players Marcus Spears and Deon Simon gave back to his hometown of Baton Rouge, La. This summer, it was Roach’s turn to step up for his community. A senior defensive end on Texas’ football team, Roach organized a shoe … Read More

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Three observations from Texas’ third practice of fall camp

Texas held its third practice of the season on Sunday, and the media was granted access to a portion of the drills. Here are three observations: Freshmen, but experienced Last season, a handful of Texas freshmen took advantage of a new rule that allows eligible players to … Read More

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Former Longhorns find new places to play softball

According to Softball America, all three of the Longhorns who entered the transfer portal this offseason have found a new home. Right-handed pitcher Chloe Romero (Cal) and first baseman Elicia Espinosa (Utah) are heading to the Pac-12 Conference. Meanwhile, utility player Jaden Hoelker will continue her career at UT-Arlington. All … Read More

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Legendary Longhorn basketball coach Jody Conradt lands a spot on Baylor’s Wall of Honor

In 2000, Jody Conradt was a member of the inaugural class for the Women’s Athletics Hall of Honor at Texas. Nineteen years later, Conradt will be applauded by one of UT’s biggest rivals. It was announced on Thursday that Baylor’s Wall of Honor will now include Conradt, a longtime basketball … Read More