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Texas athletes volunteer to make care packages for Austin teachers

Dozens of Texas athletes are scheduled to help assemble more than 6,000 care packages for Austin-area teachers this weekend. Post-it Notes maker 3M has donated $1.4 million in supplies to Supply The Teachers, a new non-profit organization dedicated to helping teachers get classroom supplies without spending their own money. It’s … Read More

Texas sports notebook: Former Aggie sprinter A.J. Bailey on track at Texas

After toiling away at a community college and waiting nervously on standby for open flights over the past year, A.J. Bailey has returned to the college running scene happier than when he had left. Bailey, a junior world champion in the 400 meters and a multi-time … Read More

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Former Longhorn Marquise Goodwin eyes return to Olympic Games

Former Texas football standout and 2012 Olympian Marquise Goodwin  will attempt to quality for the 2016 Summer Olympic  Games in Rio De Janero, Brazil. Goodwin, who also plays in the NFL, is attempting to qualify for the long jump and a variety of sprinting events at the Olympic trials in … Read More

Texas sports notebook: Volleyball’s McCage soars up career blocking charts

Molly McCage doesn’t like to pay attention to records, but she hasn’t had much of a choice lately. Last week, Texas’ senior middle blocker set the volleyball program’s career record for assist blocks, and she continues to scale the chart for total blocks (eighth). And to hear McCage talk about … Read More

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Texas sprinter Okolo on The Bowerman watch list

The United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association announced an updated women’s watch list for the Bowerman on Thursday and Texas sprinter Courtney Okolo was among the ten remaining athletes. The Bowerman, named after Oregon’s famed track & field coach Bill Bowerman, is an annual award given … Read More