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Charles Omenihu announces return for senior season
January 9, 2018
Junior defensive end Charles Omenihu announced Tuesday afternoon he will return to Texas and wear the burnt orange for his senior season.
Mack Brown to be inducted into College Football Hall of Fame
January 8, 2018
Former Texas football head coach Mack Brown will be inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame.
Dickson earns Texas Bowl MVP in career finale
December 28, 2017
Herman hoisted the Texas Bowl trophy following the Longhorns’ 33-16 victory over Missouri, marking the burnt orange’s first bowl win since 2012. But that wasn’t what received the loudest reception.
Patience is a virtue: Don't be too quick to call 6–6 a failure
December 1, 2017
Let’s tap the brakes, Texas fans — at least for the time being.
Elliott declares for NFL Draft, opts to forgo bowl game, senior season
November 30, 2017
Add junior safety DeShon Elliott to the list. The Jim Thorpe Award finalist, awarded to the nation’s best defensive back each year, will forgo his senior year and plans to declare for the NFL Draft.
Senior night stunner drops Texas to 6–6
November 25, 2017
Several Longhorn players were seen laying on their backs, some threw their helmets in frustration, but most had the same, stunned look on their face.
Herman discusses weight of Texas Tech matchup
November 20, 2017
Texas earned a bowl bid for the first time since 2014 on Saturday, but Tom Herman made one thing clear: The Longhorns still have plenty to play for when Texas Tech comes into Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium this Friday.
Column: Texas is back (to bowl season), folks
November 20, 2017
A Thanksgiving letter by Texas football writer
Longhorns leave Morgantown with bowl bid
November 18, 2017
As the fourth quarter winded down in Morgantown, West Virginia, on Saturday several Longhorns could be seen dancing and celebrating on the sideline.
Longhorns search for bowl eligibility in return to Morgantown
November 17, 2017
The Longhorns don’t have the fondest memories of Morgantown, West Virginia.
Herman briefs media with Mountaineers in sight
November 13, 2017
Texas inched one win closer to bowl eligibility after a 42-27 victory over Kansas on Saturday, but there are still several unanswered questions surrounding the Longhorns as they prepare for their final two games. Here’s what we learned at head coach Tom Herman’s weekly press conference on Monday afternoon:
Davis finds role as Texas’ next man up
November 11, 2017
Some players call him old man, others just call him ‘Twuan, but Saturday night, fifth-year senior Antwuan Davis was just the next man up.
Johnson embraces junior college journey
November 9, 2017
It all started with one email.
Hill suspended for remainder of season, Texas confirms
November 7, 2017
Junior cornerback Holton Hill has been suspended for the remainder of the 2017 season for a violation of team rules, Texas announced Tuesday.
Longhorns continue search for success, continuity
November 6, 2017
The Longhorns are running out of time, and they know it. Texas’ latest loss to No. 8 TCU knocked the Longhorns’ record to 4–5, still two wins away from gaining bowl eligibility. Success is hard to measure in college football. It varies from program to program, but with three contests remaining on the schedule, the Longhorns’ goal is clear: reach a bowl game.
Longhorn offense struggles in Fort Worth again
November 5, 2017
A purple, frog-designed siren in the southeast corner of the end zone echoed throughout Amon G. Carter Stadium as TCU fans rose to their feet every time Texas faced a third down on Saturday night.
Longhorns hope to avoid another loss in Forth Worth
November 3, 2017
The Longhorns remember all too clearly what unfolded the last time they traveled to Fort Worth.
Guessing game continues for Longhorn quarterback battle
November 1, 2017
Shane Buechele has spent half of the 2017 season wearing a headset on the sideline. But one 38-7 victory on Saturday against Baylor and the sophomore quarterback has inserted himself back in the conversation.
Herman discusses injury update, bests, worsts of Halloween
October 30, 2017
Here are the storylines from Herman’s Monday press conference.
Freshmen running backs emerge in Waco
October 28, 2017
Dominant defensive performances aren’t anything new for Texas this season, but freshmen running backs Toneil Carter and Daniel Young are.
Texas aims focus on Baylor, bowl eligibility
October 26, 2017
The Longhorns aren’t heading into Waco with Big 12 Championship aspirations — not anymore.
Herman briefs media following devastating loss
October 23, 2017
Thousands of fans buried their face into their hands moments after Texas freshman quarterback Sam Ehlinger threw the game-ending interception last Saturday, dropping the Longhorns to 3–4, 2–2 Big 12 following their loss to No. 10 Oklahoma State.
Longhorns experience heartbreak once again
October 21, 2017
Texas quarterback Sam Ehlinger and the Longhorns walked off the field in dejection as they watched their opponent storm the field following another painful defeat.
Texas continues search for defensive consistency
October 19, 2017
Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield surveyed the field, found an open receiver and with the swift release of the ball, Texas’ defensive nightmares resurfaced.
Longhorns continue rebuilding process
October 17, 2017
The term success doesn’t have one uniform definition, especially for the Longhorns.
Despite loss, quarterback situation appears to be settled
October 14, 2017
The burnt orange half of the Cotton Bowl sat nervously in the final stages of the fourth quarter, but it wasn’t because of Texas’ 29-24 deficit.
Herman prepares for new era of Red River Showdown
October 12, 2017
Saturday will mark Tom Herman’s first Red River Showdown at the helm for Texas, but he still hasn’t forgotten what happened in 2000.
Coordinators discuss quarterback situation, Jefferson's dominance
October 12, 2017
Here’s what Beck and defensive coordinator Todd Orlando had to say during Wednesday night’s media availability.
Herman briefs media following double-overtime victory
October 10, 2017
Tom Herman still will not officially say who the starting quarterback is for Texas on Saturday and questions surround the kicking game.
Longhorns win double-overtime thriller of their own
October 8, 2017
It wasn't pretty, but Texas got the win in double overtime. The Longhorns are now 2–0 in the Big 12.
Kansas State coach Bill Snyder continues legacy 26 seasons later
October 6, 2017
A college football legend, sporting thin-wired frames and a pair of his classic Nike Cortez sneakers, will walk the Kansas State sideline of Darrell K Royal-Memorial Stadium on Saturday.
Herman briefs media following Texas' conference-opener
October 2, 2017
Texas returned to the win column following its conference-opening victory over Iowa State on Thursday night.
Longhorn defense shines in victory
September 29, 2017
The Longhorn defense has been called many things throughout the past three years. Lights out isn’t one of them – until now.
Cyclone fans bring hostile environment in Ames
September 27, 2017
Several teams are aware of the danger that arises once the sun sets in Ames, Iowa. Texas is one of them.
Longhorns speak with media ahead of Thursday night matchup
September 26, 2017
Longhorn players caught up with the media on Monday evening as they prepare to open Big 12 play against Iowa State on Thursday night in Ames, Iowa. Here are three storylines.
Longhorns lament missed opportunity on two-point conversion
September 22, 2017
It was hidden under the 27-24 double-overtime loss to then-No. 4 USC, but two Austin natives made one of the plays of the game — and it could have been the game-winner.
Despite loss, Longhorns make statement
September 19, 2017
There are never good losses — they don’t exist. But Texas sure got close to one on Saturday night.
Longhorns fall short in double overtime thriller
September 17, 2017
Texas nearly shocked the college football world on Saturday night — nearly.
Longhorns prepare for rematch with USC
September 14, 2017
Vince Young isn’t suiting up, Mack Brown isn’t on the sideline and Texas isn’t playing with a national championship on the line on Saturday against No. 4 USC. But it’s still Texas and USC.
Former Longhorns reflect on 2005 National Championship
September 13, 2017
For nearly 12 years now, the lasting memory of Texas’ history with the Trojans is Vince Young’s jaunt into the endzone in the final minute of Texas’ 41-38 victory.
Lexi Sun named 'freshman of the week'
September 11, 2017
Despite Texas’ loss to No. 1 Minnesota on Friday, freshman outside hitter Lexi Sun was named Big 12 ‘Freshman of The Week’ for the second-consecutive week.
Texas gains momentum heading to Los Angeles
September 11, 2017
Texas did just what it needed to do on Saturday, getting in the win column as heavy favorites against San Jose State.
Ehlinger responds in first start against Spartans
September 10, 2017
Fans erupted on Saturday as “The Eyes of Texas” blared at Darrell K Royal-Memorial Stadium following Tom Herman’s first win at Texas.
Longhorns still looking for first win of Herman era
September 7, 2017
Losing has developed a familiar taste in the Longhorn program.
Herman speaks to media following season-opening loss
September 5, 2017
Texas’ 51-41 opening loss to Maryland wasn’t the start anybody expected.
Sun named Big 12 Freshman of the Week
September 4, 2017
Freshman Lexi Sun has led the Longhorns in blocks in four of her first five games on the 40 Acres.
Hill’s strong effort lost in opening-day defeat
September 4, 2017
Despite the football team's struggles on Saturday, Holton Hill's perforance was a bright spot.
Herman reflects on decade-old mistake as season opener approaches
August 31, 2017
Tom Herman is a perfectionist, an exacting head coach who constantly preaches attention to detail. But he did make one mistake — in 1999.
With year under belt, Buechele returns for more
August 31, 2017
One year ago, a true freshman ran out of the tunnel and into a sold-out Darrell K Royal Memorial Stadium — he didn’t look phased.
Herman speaks to media with season-opener in sight
August 29, 2017
Here’s what head coach Tom Herman had to say when he addressed the media on Monday afternoon.
Offensive notebook: Longhorns aim to reverse course in Herman era
August 27, 2017
Here’s what to expect from the Longhorn offense in 2017.
Herman continues Texas’ decade-old search for tight end
August 23, 2017
Texas’ search for a tight end appeared to be over — until last week.
Williams holds same outlook despite accolades
August 6, 2017
Connor Williams hasn’t always been considered the best offensive tackle in college football. Two years ago, when Williams arrived on the 40 Acres as a freshman, he didn’t do so as a four or five-star recruit. The junior offensive tackle was just the No. 75 ranked tackle in the nation, per 247sports.
Locke establishes leadership prior to fall camp
July 28, 2017
A forgotten water bottle in the players’ lounge one evening during summer practice originally appeared to be little more than a harmless mistake by junior cornerback P.J. Locke III. But he quickly learned to never make it again.
New season, same goal for Longhorns
July 7, 2017
The Longhorns have proven time and time again, they don’t rebuild — they reload.
Pierce reflects on first season at dream job
June 30, 2017
Ever since he entered the college baseball scene as an assistant coach at Rice University in 1991, coaching at the University of Texas has always been David Pierce’s dream. Now, 26 years later, that dream has become a reality after Pierce’s first season with the burnt orange in 2017.
Longhorns primed for position battles in offseason camp
June 25, 2017
Tom Herman doesn’t jump the gun when it comes to making decisions.
MLB Draft Hits Texas Roster
June 18, 2017
The 2017 MLB Draft hit Texas — hard. As the draft concluded, Texas saw 11 of its players — tied for most in the country — get called to the big leagues.
Longhorns’ season ends just how it started
June 9, 2017
Baseball is a cruel sport. Just ask the Longhorns.
Texas advances to Regional Final after extra-inning instant classic
June 4, 2017
Two innings before Texas sealed its 5-3 12-inning victory over top-seeded Long Beach State on Saturday night, the Longhorns appeared to be the victims of a game-winning inside-the-park home run.
Longhorns head west for regionals
June 2, 2017
Despite being away from home, the Longhorns will face familiar opponents at regionals.
Longhorns fall one run short of Big 12 title
May 28, 2017
Cinderella runs are tough to stop – even in conference tournaments.
Unlikely heroes advance Longhorns to Big 12 Championship
May 28, 2017
Momentum is a tricky thing in sports.
Texas downs Sooners in upset-filled Wednesday
May 25, 2017
The first day of the Big 12 tournament left many fans stunned at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark, but right as the sun began to set in Oklahoma City, all eyes re-focused on the Red River Rivalry.
Seniors come up big in regular-season finale
May 22, 2017
Senior Kacy Clemens choked back tears as he hugged his brother, sophomore Kody Clemens in the dugout before his final game on the 40 Acres.
Pierce faces pressure as Longhorns prepare to face No. 9 TCU
May 4, 2017
Head coach David Pierce knew exactly what his expectations were going into his first year on the 40 Acres.
Texas downs UT-Arlington Mavericks
May 3, 2017
UFCU Disch-Falk Field froze as both the crowd and teams alike took a moment of silence for the victims of Monday’s horrific day on campus.
Hamilton communicates through on-field performance
May 3, 2017
Freshman shortstop David Hamilton walked up to the batter’s box with the voice of his favorite rap artist, Kendrick Lamar, booming from the stadium speakers.
Texas runs through Stillwater with its road woes
April 27, 2017
The Longhorns need to figure something out, and fast.
Ragin’ Cajuns sting Longhorns with blowout win
April 25, 2017
The Longhorns have been dominating at home this season with a 23–7 record.
Kingham seals series sweep for Longhorns
April 23, 2017
Texas finished off the series sweep of New Orleans on Sunday afternoon, but the Privateers made things interesting.
Longhorns cruise in game one victory over New Orleans
April 22, 2017
Texas couldn’t get anything going early on at the plate — then junior Travis Jones stepped into the box.
Texas hosts series with New Orleans
April 20, 2017
New Orleans limps into Austin this weekend with a five-game losing streak, but that doesn’t accurately reflect what the Privateers’ head coach Blake Dean has done for this program.
Texas avoids sweep with win over Baylor
April 16, 2017
Nothing went Texas’ way in its series with Baylor, but that all changed when Kacy Clemens stepped up to the plate in the 10th inning of the final game.
Tiny house brings alternative living to campus
April 13, 2017
Joel Weber arrived in Nicaragua with nothing but a suitcase and a one-way ticket in search of a culture that would not only allow him to find himself, but also accept whoever he may be.
McCann continues to rewrite his story at Texas
April 13, 2017
The catcher from Round Rock, Texas, played behind junior Michael Cantu for the majority of their freshman years. McCann only saw the field a mere five games in 2015 before making his decision to leave the program at the conclusion of his freshman year.
Mathis, Longhorns get revenge on Bobcats
April 12, 2017
Texas didn’t waste any time avenging the walkoff loss it suffered to Texas State earlier in the season.
Longhorns capitalize off Oklahoma errors
April 8, 2017
Oklahoma didn’t appear ready for the renewal of the Red River Rivalry quite yet, and Texas took full advantage of it.
Longhorn catchers form dynamic duo behind the plate
April 6, 2017
Head coach David Pierce continues to split playing time behind the plate between Cantu and McCann, but this doesn’t seem to be making his decision any easier.
Texas issues statement following Roliard’s hospitalization
April 3, 2017
Texas announced Friday that the freshman pitcher is not with the team at this time.
Texas loses series after back-to-back one-run losses
April 2, 2017
The Longhorns left Lawrence on Sunday afternoon with a bitter taste in their mouths.
Cantu returns home with a bang
March 29, 2017
Michael Cantu returned not only to the field Tuesday night, but to his hometown as well.
Texas uses big plays to complete series sweep of Kansas State
March 26, 2017
Texas went 30 straight innings without allowing a run, but when Kansas State ended that streak Sunday, the Longhorns depended on their own bats to complete a series sweep of the Wildcats.
Pitchers battle through adversity as Longhorns host Kansas State
March 23, 2017
Texas watched its six-game winning streak dissolve into four losses in the span of as many games.
Texas overcomes early deficit for victory
March 23, 2017
Texas was in the midst of an emotional four-game losing streak following three one-run losses in the past week, including a 11-10 loss to Texas State in the 10th inning on Tuesday night.
Texas downs rival No. 13 Texas A&M
March 15, 2017
The sea of burnt orange in a crowd of 6,985 erupted at UFCU Disch-Falk Field as Texas A&M watched the Longhorns storm the field after it left the game-tying run 60 feet away from the plate.
Longhorns, Aggies set to resume rivalry in Austin
March 14, 2017
Hook ‘em Horns signs flipped upside down throughout the crowd as Texas A&M players piled on top of each other at home plate following a walk-off home run in last year’s Lone Star Showdown.
Texas completes first series sweep in Pierce era
March 13, 2017
Texas managed to get its first series sweep of the season, but the combination of unforgiving weather and a scrappy UCLA squad didn’t make it easy.
Texas begins UCLA series on high note
March 11, 2017
Texas found itself battling another Californian opponent for the second straight weekend. Last week, the Longhorns dropped three straight contests to Stanford in disappointing fashion.
Texas carries momentum into weekend series against UCLA
March 9, 2017
Texas is coming off two dominant performances, but it took three straight defeats on the road against Stanford to light the fire the Longhorns needed to earn those wins.
Texas blowout in fashion
March 9, 2017
Longhorns jumped out to an early lead at UFCU Disch-Falk Field and never looked back as run after run crossed the plate in a over Texas A&M Corpus Christi.
Déjà vu in Palo Alto as Stanford’s Brodey walks off again
March 5, 2017
Déjà vu filled the air in Palo Alto as No. 21 Stanford stormed the field following its second-straight walk-off victory over Texas on Saturday.
Longhorns show versatility in impressive win over No. 21 Stanford
March 3, 2017
Stanford was undefeated at home until Texas arrived in Palo Alto.
McKenzie redeems first performance with domination
February 27, 2017
Junior Jake McKenzie led Texas to its 9-3 victory after allowing only one hit Sunday afternoon.
Reynolds, McKenzie power Longhorns to first series victory
February 26, 2017
The Longhorns have a Ryan Reynolds of their own, and although his performance didn’t win an Oscar last night, it was pivotal in Texas’ game-three victory over Connecticut at UFCU Disch-Falk Field.
Texas hosts UConn in homestand
February 24, 2017
Texas isn’t playing ‘Augie Ball’ anymore.
Pierce heads back to Huntsville as Texas takes first trip to Sam Houston State in program history
February 21, 2017
Texas is set to make their first visit to Huntsville, Texas in program history, but the Longhorns already have a close connection to the city.
Texas sweeps Saturday doubleheader
February 19, 2017
The Longhorns notched the first two victories of the David Pierce era.
New era for Longhorn baseball begins tonight
February 17, 2017
The anticipation of a new era ends tonight. Texas faithful will pour into UFCU-Disch Falk Field to experience the hype that has surrounded the Longhorns following the hire of head coach David Pierce.
Pierce bringing swagger back to Texas
February 16, 2017
Confidence is not easy to come by and it definitely isn’t easy to regain. The Longhorns know this.
Longhorns kick off season with Alumni game
February 6, 2017
Redshirt junior Morgan Cooper stood three outs away from pitching a no-hitter against the Longhorn alumni on Saturday afternoon.
Volleyball begins transition to spring season
January 31, 2017
Texas Volleyball already has its sights set on fighting back to a third straight national championship appearance.
Longhorns dominate then struggle at ITA Tournament
January 29, 2017
Women’s tennis splits weekend in North Carolina.
Freshmen earn conference awards
January 24, 2017
A pair of Longhorn freshmen were honored last week after two dominant performances.
Large matchups loom large as Big 12 play rolls on
January 18, 2017
Soccer ends season with loss to TCU
October 31, 2016
Texas’ season came to an end Friday night despite scoring two first-half goals.
Texas faces No. 1 West Virginia on Senior Day
October 21, 2016
The No. 1 team in the nation is coming to town for Texas’ Senior Day on Sunday afternoon.
Sports Briefly: Texas soccer shut out by Iowa State
October 16, 2016
Longhorns beat Kansas State to snap losing streak
October 9, 2016
Texas defeated Kansas State at 2–0.
Longhorns hit the open water to prepare for Friday’s match against Wildcats
October 7, 2016
Head coach Angela Kelly and her staff had to ensure her team was on the same page after a strand of tough losses over the past few weeks, so she called a team meeting after Texas’ latest loss.
Hintzen emerging as key player for Longhorns despite early injury
October 6, 2016
Freshman forward Cyera Hintzen’s start at Texas didn’t go as planned.
Texas falls in final minutes against Kansas
October 3, 2016
Texas has been on the wrong end of several tight contests recently.
Oklahoma stuns Longhorns in final seconds
September 26, 2016
The Longhorns needed to run just five minutes off the clock.
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