Bevo Beat

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


Ready for Red River Showdown? Texas-Oklahoma kickoff time set for Oct. 6

Texas and Oklahoma fans will get their fried food fix early this year. The annual Red River Showdown in Dallas will kick off at 11 a.m. on Oct. 6. Historically, the game is scheduled for either 11 a.m. or 2:30 p.m. every year. School officials are … Read More


Longhorns volleyball survives Big 12 opener against Kansas State

The No. 5 Texas Longhorns volleyball squad needed five sets but defeated Kansas State 24-26, 25-19, 25-17, 18-25, 19-17 in the Big 12 conference opener Wednesday night in Manhattan, Kan. Micaya White led the Longhorns with a season-high 21 kills with a hitting percentage of .383. She recorded a double-double … Read More


Texas women’s golf finishes fourth at ANNIKA Intercollegiate

The Texas women’s golf team moved up one spot to finish fourth at the ANNIKA Intercollegiate in Lake Elmo, Minn. Wednesday. Kaitlyn Papp led the Longhorns as she finished in sixth after shooting 209, 7 under par. Three Longhorns finished the tournament under par as No. 8 Texas finished 17 … Read More


Bianca Turati makes quarterfinals of ITF event

Bianca Turati defeated Jennifer Elie 6-3, 6-2 to advance to the quarterfinals at the International Tennis Federation pro circuit event at McLeod Tennis Center in Lubbock Wednesday. Turati took the win in one hour and 22 minutes a day after a three-hour match in the round of 32. Ranked No. Read More


Texas women’s golf team in fifth at ANNIKA Intercollegiate

The Texas women’s golf team shot 285 followed by a 281 to sit in fifth place after two rounds at the ANNIKA Intercollegiate Tuesday in Lake Elmo, Minn. Kaitlyn Papp led the Longhorns as she shot two rounds in the 60s on the day. Papp sits in a tie for … Read More


Longhorns in the NFL: Week 2 highlighted by defense and special teams

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


Whys of Texas: The big USC win means nothing if the Longhorns cannot continue upward

Granted, it’s early in the season. We’ve only reached the quarter pole in this 12-game marathon. But this week presents yet another pivotal moment for the Longhorns in their quest to become relevant again. Texas (2-1, 0-0 Big 12) is coming off a huge, momentum-building 37-14 … Read More


Golden: A loss to TCU could still mean progress for Tom Herman and the Longhorns

In this week’s Golden’s Nuggets, Ced touches on a Bevo-related item. Here is his take: On what the TCU game Saturday means to the Longhorns: It’s possible for Texas to lose to TCU and still have made progress through the first four games. Frogs coach Gary Patterson … Read More


WATCH: Ex-Texas punter Michael Dickson attempts a rare drop-kick kickoff in the NFL

Unless they were rooting for Texas, football fans probably hadn’t watched many highlights involving a punter lately. A national audience, however, was introduced to ex-Longhorn star Michael Dickson on Monday night. A rookie punter for the Seattle Seahawks, Dickson caught the attention of football fans when he did a rare drop-kick … Read More


Cyera Hintzen leads UT soccer team to victory

Junior forward Cyera Hintzen had two goals and an assist and senior forward Alexa Adams added a goal as 14th-ranked Texas rolled over Northern Colorado 3-0 Sunday evening at Myers Stadium. The Longhorns (8-0-1) completed their second consecutive unbeaten nonconference regular-season schedule and ran their nonconference home winning streak to … Read More


LISTEN: With Longhorn Confidential’s phones all in airplane mode, is Texas ready for takeoff?

The crew examines what was said during Texas coach Tom Herman’s Monday press conference and whether the Longhorns can build upon their big win over the USC Trojans. Read More


Last week’s losses to Stanford will cost No. 5 Texas now and possibly later

Ranked third last week, Texas has been voted into the fifth slot in the AVCA’s national poll this week. Texas slipped in the polls after losing twice to Stanford, which is the poll’s No. 2 team for a second straight week. Texas was swept in California last Tuesday … Read More


WATCH: Longhorn Minute: How does Texas match up against TCU?

American-Statesman columnists Cedric Golden and Kirk Bohls dissect Texas Football head coach Tom Herman’s news conference following the team’s win over USC and and how the Longhorns match up against TCU in their Big 12 Conference opener. Read More

WATCH: Texas looks ahead to Big 12 conference opener against TCU, with injuries

Fresh off Texas’ win against USC, head coach Tom Herman looks ahead to Texas’ Big 12 conference opener against TCU and lists who won’t be playing due to injuries in a news conference on Monday, Sept 17, 2018. Read More

Tom Herman: There’s no time to look back at the USC win with Big 12 play already here

Tom Herman has completed his fourth game-week press conference of the season. Sometimes these Monday media availabilities skew toward the week’s opponent, sometimes toward the game that was played the previous Saturday and sometimes about the team itself, especially when there are levels of concern like there have been the … Read More


LISTEN: Texas coach Tom Herman looks ahead to matchup with No. 17 TCU

Texas coach Tom Herman reviewed the critical goal-line stand against USC, addressed key injuries and looked ahead to the matchup with No. 17 TCU during his Monday press conference. Read More


Texas linebacker Malcolm Roach to miss 6-8 weeks with a foot injury

Texas expects junior linebacker Malcolm Roach to miss the next six to eight weeks with a fractured foot, coach Tom Herman said at his weekly press conference on Monday. Roach was injured in the first half of Saturday’s 37-14 win over No. 22 USC. Herman told reporters … Read More


Big 12 rewards Texas linebacker Gary Johnson following standout performance against USC

After finding a home in USC’s backfield, Texas senior linebacker Gary Johnson was named the Big 12’s defensive player of the week on Monday. This is the first time this season that the Big 12 has given one of its weekly awards to a Longhorn. Johnson, who transferred to Texas … Read More


With history not on its side, Texas set to travel to Kansas State for a Saturday matinee

The Big 12 announced on Monday that Kansas State will host Texas at 2:30 p.m. on Sept. 29. FS1 will televise this meeting between Texas and Kansas State, which will be held at  Bill Snyder Family Stadium in Manhattan, Kan. This is the second straight week that an afternoon kickoff … Read More


FOLLOW LIVE: Texas coach Tom Herman holds weekly press conference before Big 12 opener against TCU

Texas coach Tom Herman will meet with the media at 12 p.m. as the Longhorns prepare for their first Big 12 game of the season against TCU this weekend in Austin. Follow the press conference live with insights from Statesman writers Brian Davis and Danny Davis and Statesman columnists Kirk … Read More