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Invasion of the bonnet snatchers: Aggie-bred maroon flowers appear at UT

Botanical sabotage. That’s a new one. The Houston Chronicle reports that maroon bluebonnets have popped up in the flowerbeds around the University of Texas Tower, and it seems that Texas A&M is suspected culprit. The Chronicle spoke with Markus Hogue, program coordinator for UT Irrigation and Water Conservation, and … Read More

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Think you could play on the 1969 Longhorns football team? Prove it

If you’ve always dreamed of playing ball for Darrell Royal, then your time might have finally come. A casting call will be held Saturday for “My All American,” a feature film about the life of former University of Texas football player Freddie Steinmark and the National Championship-winning 1969 Longhorns football … Read More

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Charlie Strong photo draws Instagram sass from Johnny Manziel

Johnny Manziel may have his sights set on the NFL, but he’s still looking over his shoulder at a certain college rivalry. In an Instagram post Saturday, Texas A&M’s Heisman winner shared a side-by-side photo collage of himself and Texas Longhorns coach Charlie Strong both flashing what Manziel refers … Read More

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Never say never: Justin Bieber, Rick Barnes pose for a photo amid influx of SXSW stars

As the surrealist multimedia circus that is South by Southwest continues to tilt Austin further into an event horizon of cronuts and absurdity, not even the Texas Longhorns athletic deparment is safe. Fresh off an Internet-breaking surprise appearance at Rainey Street bar Banger’s on Sunday night, it appears the … Read More