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The latest Longhorn news and notes from the Austin American-Statesman.

Football

It’s over: Texas cruises past No. 22 USC in impressive fashion, 37-14

It’s all over at Royal-Memorial Stadium. Texas, which was favored by about a field goal, has beaten No. 22 USC 37-14. Did we just witness Tom Herman get his signature win at Texas? That’s up for debate. Remember that sky-high overtime win against 10th-ranked Notre Dame to open the 2016 … Read More

Football

Texas football sets attendance record at Royal-Memorial Stadium

Texas is back. Or at least the fans are. Texas officials announced the attendance for tonight’s Texas-USC game was a new school record of 103,507. 103,507 inside DKR tonight, a new record. — Texas Exes (@TexasExes) September 16, 2018 … Read More

Football

WATCH: Anthony Wheeler scoops up blocked FG for 46-yard TD

With 6:25 left in the third quarter, freshman safety Caden Sterns broke free from the line to block Chase McGrath’s 50-yard field goal attempt. Linebacker Anthony Wheeler was able to scoop up the blocked kick and return it 46 yards to push the Longhorns’ lead to 30-14. Watch the highlight … Read More

WATCH: Sam Ehlinger hits freshman Joshua Moore for 27-yard TD pass push lead to 23-14

Texas quarterback Sam Ehlinger hit freshman wide receiver Joshua Moore in the seam deep in the end zone for a 27-yard touchdown to push Texas’ lead over USC to 23-14 with 10:45 left in the third quarter. Ehlinger is now 12-23 passing with 179 yards and two touchdowns. Read More

It’s halftime, and Texas is leading No. 22 USC in a tight one, 16-14

It’s halftime at Royal-Memorial Stadium. Texas is leading No. 22 USC, 16-14. The Longhorns are favored by a field goal tonight. This one is lacking the offensive fireworks that the 2017 matchup gave us in Los Angeles, but it’s looking just as tight as that one, which ended up going … Read More

WATCH: Texas defense stuffs USC on 4th-and-goal at the 1-yard line

With USC facing 4th-and-goal at the Texas 1-yard line, the Texas defense stood strong, forced running back Stephen Carr out wide and safety Brandon Jones was able to push Carr out at the 2-yard line. Watch the highlight below: 🐂🤘🏈”AND BRANDON JONES DENIES HIM!!” … Read More

Football

WATCH: Sam Ehlinger hooks up with Lil’Jordan Humphrey for 47-yard TD pass

Texas quarterback Sam Ehlinger and Lil’Jordan Humphrey hooked up for a 47-yard pitch and catch to cut the USC lead to 14-10 with 13:23 left in the second quarter. In just over one quarter of play, Ehlinger is 7-11 passing with 132 yards. Humphrey already has 74 yards receiving. Watch … Read More

Football

SOCIAL REACTION: Texas fans tailgate, prep for showdown with No. 22 USC

After a squeaker versus Tulsa last weekend at home, the Longhorns looks to keep the momentum going with a win over No. 22 USC Saturday night. LIVE PHOTOS: Texas football host the USC Trojans on Sept. 15, 2018 FOLLOW LIVE: It’s … Read More

FOLLOW LIVE: Texas blasts No. 22 USC in front of record DKR crowd

Texas defeated USC 37-14. CLICK HERE FOR LIVE TEXAS-USC UPDATES … Read More

The Trojans are in town, and the El Arroyo sign is ready

No, your eyes aren’t playing tricks on you: There’s a lot of cardinal and gold around Austin this weekend. Texas takes on No. 22 USC at Royal-Memorial Stadium tonight, and fans are ready for the rematch. But as usual, the El Arroyo sign is a step ahead of … Read More

Soccer

Longhorns soccer team adds to home non-conference streak

The Texas Longhorns soccer team defeated UT-Rio Grande Valley 2-1 Friday night at Myers Stadium, extending its home non-conference winning streak to 15 games. Katie Glenn scored in the 74th minute to put Texas in the lead for good after UT-Rio Grande Valley tied the game in the second half. Read More

Longhorns TV schedule: Sept. 14-20

Here’s the Longhorns TV and radio schedule heading into the weekend. It’s a look at current and former Longhorns in action on TV and radio this weekend and beyond. Despite both teams coming into the game with a loss on their records already, Texas vs. Southern Cal … Read More

Football

On Second Thought Ep. 110: UT legend Michael Griffin on Texas-USC, Jean-Jacques Taylor on Cowboys

In Episode 110 of the On Second Thought podcast, Texas legend Michael Griffin joins Kirk and Cedric and breaks down the Texas defense entering a big matchup against USC. He also discusses being inducted into the Texas Hall of Honor and his favorite moments as a Texas football player. Also, … Read More

Texas lineman Patrick Hudson released from hospital after heat-related illness

Texas offensive lineman Patrick Hudson has been released from the hospital and will return to classes on Thursday, according to athletic trainer Anthony Pass. However, Hudson’s football future is still uncertain. Hudson suffered a heat-related illness on Sept. 5 during practice at Frank … Read More

Football

Texas quarterback commit Roschon Johnson sidelined with ankle injury

A source close to Texas quarterback commit Roschon Johnson will miss Port Neches-Groves’ game against Tomball on Saturday after reaggravating an ankle sprain in the loss last Friday against Huntsville. It’s probable that Johnson, a four-star commit who pledged to the Longhorns last summer, will miss multiple … Read More

Men's Basketball

Texas men land commitment from four-star guard Donovan Williams

Texas men’s coach Shaka Smart picked up the first commitment of the 2019 signing class on Wednesday when four-star guard Donovan Williams announced he would become a Longhorn. Williams, a 6-foot-5 shooting guard from Missouri City, visited the Horns over the weekend and was scheduled to … Read More

Volleyball

Stanford sweeps Longhorns volleyball team in top-10 clash

The No. 2 Stanford Cardinal defeated the third-ranked Texas Longhorns volleyball squad 25-15, 25-22, 32-30 in Stanford, Calif. Tuesday night. Stanford outhit Texas .286 to .225. They also had nine aces in the contest and led 10-5 in blocks. Kathryn Plummer led the Cardinal with 13 kills while Audriana Fitzmorris … Read More

Football

Longhorns in the NFL: Week 1 reminds UT fans of DBU

Is there such a thing as a former Longhorn? These players will always be Longhorns to University of Texas fans, even though they’ve graduated to the next level of football. Every week we’ll update you on how they performed the previous weekend. Here’s a look at the Longhorns in the … Read More

Football

The Whys of Texas: Longhorns are trying to block out the tweets, distractions from 1-1 start

Texas coach Tom Herman said he deleted “that Twitter deal” off his cell phone when the season began. The last activity on his official account was Aug. 28. Deleting Twitter, something that former coach Charlie Strong once said contributes to the “downfall of society,” may be … Read More

Football

Golden: So you say Tom Herman is arrogant? So what.

In this week’s Golden’s Nuggets, Ced touches on a Bevo-related item. Here is his take: On the arrogance of Tom Herman: Tom Herman the Arrogant. Has a bit of a ring to it, huh? The Texas coach was asked at his Monday media availability about fans alleging that … Read More