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A brighter day: How Imani McGee-Stafford found light in darkest of times
April 18, 2018
On the surface, Imani McGee-Stafford is used to winning.
Tina Thompson accepts head coaching job at Virginia
April 17, 2018
After three seasons as a Texas assistant coach, Tina Thompson has been named the head coach of the Virginia women’s basketball team.
Atkins’ heroics come up short as Texas falls to UCLA, 84-75
March 24, 2018
Ariel Atkins walked off the court of the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri, after Friday’s season-ending loss to 3-seeded UCLA knowing it was the last time she’d don the burnt orange and white she’d worn with such pride over the past four years.
Five takeaways from Texas vs. Arizona State
March 20, 2018
The Longhorns handled business on the home court of the Frank Erwin Center on Monday night, defeating 7-seeded Arizona State to advance to the Sweet Sixteen, 85-65.
Ariel Atkins delivers in 83-54 demolition of Maine
March 17, 2018
Senior guard Ariel Atkins willed the Longhorns to a statement 83-54 win over Maine in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday evening.
Atkins, McCarty look to extend their careers against Maine
March 16, 2018
Head coach Karen Aston has another highly-seeded team aimed at making a deep run in the NCAA Tournament. This year's team boasts two seniors ready to make a big final statement in burnt orange uniforms.
Texas advances to Big 12 Championship with 68-55 win over West Virginia
March 4, 2018
The Longhorns took care of unfinished business on Sunday in Oklahoma City, thrashing West Virginia on the same stage as one year ago, 68-55, to advance to the Big 12 Championship.
Longhorns look for redemption in Big 12 Tournament
March 2, 2018
“I think as a competitor you never want to lose,” McCarty said after the game. “But at this point we can’t drown in our sorrows. We’ll see them again.”
McCarty and Atkins catch fire on senior night in 79-66 win over Oklahoma
February 27, 2018
Senior guards Ariel Atkins and Brooke McCarty walked off the court at the Frank Erwin Center on Tuesday night in the most fitting way possible — with a win.
Andrew Jones announces he's been released from the hospital
February 26, 2018
Texas sophomore guard Andrew Jones reached a milestone on the path to his recovery from leukemia on Saturday as he was released from the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston.
With her college career winding down, Brooke McCarty remains focused on the now
February 22, 2018
Brooke McCarty is on a mission.
McCarty’s career-high 32 not enough in 93-87 loss to No. 3 Baylor
February 19, 2018
Texas clawed to stay within reach of the visiting Baylor Bears, but even a career night from senior guard Brooke McCarty wasn't enough to knock them off.
Texas’ depth proves too much for No. 21 Oklahoma State in 77-62 road win
February 17, 2018
Texas won its seventh consecutive game on Saturday afternoon, defeating No. 21 Oklahoma State in Stillwater, 77-62.
Tina Thompson receives Hall of Fame selection
February 14, 2018
Texas head coach Karen Aston rarely places a team film session on hold for a phone call, but she made an exception Monday night.
Texas Tech game poses golden opportunity for Joyner Holmes
February 14, 2018
Fans at the Frank Erwin Center held their breaths Saturday night during No. 6 Texas’ game against Kansas State.
Tina Thompson receives Hall of Fame selection
February 12, 2018
The Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame inducted its newest member on Monday night, announcing the selection of Texas associate head coach Tina Thompson.
Texas rallies behind McCarty for 76-54 win over Wildcats
February 10, 2018
The Longhorns cruised to a 22-point victory over Kansas State on Saturday night at the Frank Erwin Center, giving Texas its fifth-straight season with at least 20 wins.
Jatarie White looks to guide Longhorns to sweep over Kansas State
February 8, 2018
Texas’ backcourt is a red carpet. Senior guards Brooke McCarty and Ariel Atkins will leave behind a legacy when they depart from the 40 Acres this summer, and both have been projected to get picked in the Associated Press’ latest Mock WNBA Draft.
Texas fends off Kansas to complete season sweep, 55-41
January 31, 2018
Kansas was the better team in the first half of its game against Texas on Jan. 13. Shots were falling with ease for the Jayhawks as they shocked the then-No. 7 Longhorns by going into halftime with a 31-29 lead.
Texas looks for answers in road battle with Kansas
January 30, 2018
The Longhorns head to Lawrence, Kansas, on Wednesday night for a matchup against a Jayhawks squad desperate to snap their seven-game losing streak.
Texas rights its wrongs against Iowa State, 87-55, in short turnaround
January 27, 2018
Texas rebounded from a disappointing loss to No. 3 Baylor on Thursday night with a 32-point blowout win over Iowa State on Saturday at home.
Five takeaways from Texas’ 81-56 loss to Baylor
January 25, 2018
The No. 6 Longhorns entered Thursday night’s road game against No. 3 Baylor with hopes of a season-defining victory. Those hopes were shattered as Texas fell to the Bears in an 81-56 blowout. Here are five takeaways from the game.
Atkins, Longhorns ready to battle with the Bears
January 24, 2018
Ariel Atkins couldn’t get a shot to go down.
Longhorns bounce back against Texas Tech with 90-39 win
January 20, 2018
The No. 9 Longhorns entered Saturday’s road game against Texas Tech as losers of two of their last three games, pushing them to the edge of the nation’s top 10 for the first time all season. But with questions looming over the team, Texas delivered an all-caps response, dismantling the Red Raiders in a 90-39 victory.
Five takeaways from the Longhorns' 75-71 loss to UConn
January 16, 2018
The No. 9 Longhorns took No. 1 UConn down to the wire on Monday night at the Frank Erwin Center, but Texas couldn't pull off the upset, falling 75-71 to the Huskies. Here are five takeaways from Monday's showdown.
TCU stuns No. 7 Texas in Fort Worth, 79-77
January 10, 2018
The Longhorns suffered their second loss of the season on Wednesday night in Fort Worth, falling to TCU, 79-77.
Texas survives against Utah, 3-2
December 9, 2017
Exhale. Texas survived a 3-2 nail-biter on Friday in Palo Alto.
Texas faces uphill battle in Palo Alto
December 8, 2017
In college volleyball, titles are earned in December. Perhaps no program understands that more than the Texas team.
Texas sweeps Fairfield to advance to second round
December 1, 2017
Texas entered Friday’s match against Fairfield with every imaginable advantage.
Texas to host Fairfield in opening round of NCAA Tournament
November 30, 2017
After waltzing their way through the regular season, the Longhorns are ready for the biggest dance of the year.
Texas wins Big 12 title with sweep over Oklahoma
November 22, 2017
The Longhorns hoisted the Big 12 title trophy on Wednesday night the same way they earned it; together.
Seniors reflect, ready for final stretch
November 20, 2017
For seniors Ebony Nwanebu and Chiaka Ogbogu, every play on the court together is precious.
Longhorns clinch share of Big 12 title in 3–0 sweep over Kansas
November 16, 2017
The sequel is rarely as good as the original, but Wednesday’s match was exactly the case in the latest chapter of the Texas-Kansas rivalry.
Shook leads Texas to 3–0 sweep over TCU
November 9, 2017
Freshman setter Ashley Shook prides herself in facilitating for her teammates, preferring to deliver an on-point pass to a hitter rather than elevating for a kill of her own.
Texas fights off Kansas State, 3-2
November 2, 2017
Texas found itself in unknown territory on Wednesday night in Manhattan, Kansas.
Micaya White continues to blaze her own path
October 26, 2017
In a family that plays above the net, sophomore Micaya White found a different approach.
Texas tops Texas Tech on the road
October 19, 2017
After a rough start to the match, the Longhorns finally hit full stride in the latter sets, conquering Texas Tech on the road, 3-0.
Nwanebu shines as Texas sweeps Iowa State
October 15, 2017
After traveling 900 miles and playing two matches in six days, No. 5 Texas returned to the 40 Acres on Saturday to close out its hectic week, sweeping No. 23 Iowa State, 3-0.
Texas faces quick turnaround for Iowa State
October 13, 2017
Sophomore Micaya White boarded the team plane in Lawrence, Kansas, on Wednesday at 11:30 p.m., eager to get back home.
Texas’ defense stifles TCU in 3-0 sweep
October 8, 2017
It’s hard to win a match when you can’t get the ball over the net. TCU learned this the hard way on Sunday as No. 5 Texas repeatedly denied the Horned Frogs’ offense, recording 11 team blocks in a clean 3-0 sweep.
Texas rests up before TCU match
October 5, 2017
Everybody needs a vacation from time to time, and such is the case for the No. 5 Longhorns as they reach the halfway mark of their season.
Texas blows away Kansas State, sweeps Wildcats 3-0
October 2, 2017
Volleyball sweeps Kansas State as it progresses through the rest of the Big 12 schedule.
Sun looks to lead Texas in conference home-opener
September 27, 2017
Freshman Lexi Sun still remembers stepping foot on the 40 Acres this past summer as the new kid.
No. 6 Texas dismantles the Aggies in College Station, 3-0
September 13, 2017
The Longhorns aren’t exactly welcomed in College Station, but Texas tuned out the 3,000 screaming fans at Reed Arena and delivered a clean 3-0 sweep over the rival Aggies on Wednesday night.
Longhorns take a rare trip to College Station
September 12, 2017
The No. 6 Longhorns head to College Station this Wednesday to take on Texas A&M.
Texas volleyball sweeps competition in home opener
September 7, 2017
There are few things you can consistently count on in Austin: hot weather, good barbecue and some great Texas volleyball.
Ogbogu's journey comes full-circle in Thursday's home opener
September 6, 2017
Senior Chiaka Ogbogu lost a year of her playing career in 2016, but she gained so much more in the process.
New faces hope to put Texas back on top
August 29, 2017
It's next man up for the Longhorns in their pursuit of a title, and freshman setter Ashley Shook is ready for her number to be called.
Texas loses season opener, rebounds against Oregon
August 27, 2017
Despite boasting an array of young talent, No. 1 Texas found itself in an uphill battle stemming from a lack of chemistry between those newcomers and the team's veteran core.
Longhorns fall in quarterfinals to No. 15 Oklahoma, 4-3
April 27, 2017
Oklahoma stormed the court following its 4-3 win over No. 9 Texas on Thursday.
No. 9 Texas faces No. 15 Oklahoma in Big 12 quarterfinals
April 27, 2017
It’s “win or go home” for No. 9 Texas as they head to Norman, Oklahoma, for the quarterfinals of the Big 12 Championships.
Texas stumbles in regular season finale against No. 9 TCU
April 23, 2017
The Horned Frogs dismantled Texas, 4-1, to win their second-straight Big 12 regular season title.
Texas takes on No. 9 TCU in season finale
April 20, 2017
It’s been a tale of two teams for No. 7 Texas this season — one that thrives at home and one that struggles on the road.
Longhorns beat No. 44 Texas Tech on Senior Day, 4-1
April 16, 2017
Seniors George Goldhoff and William Jou received a standing ovation Saturday at Caswell Tennis Center prior to No. 8 Texas’ 4-1 win over No. 44 Texas Tech.
Texas looks to rebound against Texas Tech
April 14, 2017
Texas kept playing long after the fans at Caswell Tennis Center emptied the stadium.
Mens tennis falls to Baylor 4-1
April 13, 2017
Fans flooded Caswell Tennis Center Wednesday. Another handful of burnt orange faithful watched from outside the fenced area, hoping to see their Longhorns take down No. 4 Baylor.
Texas faces Baylor in top-10 showdown
April 12, 2017
“Defend home court” is this year’s mantra for No. 8 Texas, but the Longhorns will be tested Wednesday when they host No. 4 Baylor at Caswell Tennis Center at 6 p.m. The Longhorns (18-5) return to the 40 Acres after splitting a two-game road stint against No. 19 Oklahoma and No. 5 Oklahoma State.
Texas falls short in Stillwater
April 2, 2017
Oklahoma State players formed a dogpile on the court in front of their home crowd as Texas walked off in disappointment Sunday, falling just short of a comeback.
Texas outlasts rival Sooners
April 1, 2017
Senior George Goldhoff finally got his revenge Friday against No. 13 Oklahoma.
Goldhoff leads No. 6 Texas into Oklahoma for conference opener
March 31, 2017
George Goldhoff is the lone senior for Texas, and the Longhorns hope to lean on his experience as they begin conference play with a road test against a pair of top-15 opponents.
Texas dismantles UT-Arlington, 7-0
March 22, 2017
Texas is no stranger to close matches, but no comebacks were necessary Tuesday at Caswell Tennis Center in the Longhorn’s 7-0 rout of UT-Arlington.
Scott looks to lead No. 8 Texas past UT-Arlington
March 20, 2017
Sophomore Harrison Scott is the backbone of the young Longhorns group.
Texas torches No. 24 Columbia 4-1
March 18, 2017
The No. 8 Longhorns (16-4) have grown accustomed to playing from behind as of late, and they did it once again Friday against No. 24 Columbia at Caswell Tennis Center.
No. 8 Texas set to host No. 24 Columbia
March 16, 2017
The No. 8 Longhorns are coming off a whirlwind of emotions after rallying Wednesday to defeat No. 2 Ohio State, 4-3.
No. 8 Texas takes on No. 2 Ohio State in Austin
March 15, 2017
No. 8 Texas (14-4) has preached its eagerness to take on the best teams in the country since day one.
Telles lifts the Longhorns over No. 6 California
March 11, 2017
Leonardo Telles didn’t play his best tennis Friday in No. 8 Texas’ 4-1 loss to No. 41 Stanford in Palo Alto, California.
No. 8 Texas travels to California for doubleheader
March 9, 2017
The No. 8 Longhorns (13–3) boarded their plane Wednesday afternoon with a “business as usual” mentality. Spring break commences today, but Texas tennis still has work to do.
Texas splits weekend at home
March 5, 2017
No. 8 Texas (13-3) wanted another shot at No. 3 Wake Forest, but the Longhorns got more than they could handle Saturday in a 4-0 loss to the Demon Deacons.
No. 8 Texas gets another shot at No. 3 Wake Forest
March 3, 2017
No. 8 Texas still remembers the sting of defeat after its loss to No. 3 Wake Forest earlier in the season.
No. 7 Texas remains undefeated at home, beating Wichita State 6-1
February 27, 2017
Sophomore Leonardo Telles let out a powerful yell, pumping his fists as the burnt orange crowd at Weller Tennis Courts rose to its feet in applause.
No. 7 Texas comes back home for a matchup against Wichita State
February 24, 2017
Home is where the wins are for the No. 7 Longhorns.
No. 10 Texas goes 2-1 in ITA Indoor Championship
February 20, 2017
The Longhorns could barely watch on Saturday as sophomore Rodrigo Banzer battled Wake Forest’s Alan Gadjiev in Charlottesville, Virginia in a nail-biting final set.
Men’s tennis dominates in Sunday double header
February 12, 2017
Sophomore Rodrigo Banzer fired a bullet down the right line, speeding past Purdue’s Stephan Koenigsfest to cement No. 11 Texas’ 4-0 victory over the Boilermakers.
No. 11 Longhorns carry five-game win streak into weekend doubleheader
February 10, 2017
No. 11 Texas (7–1) enters its doubleheader against Purdue and Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Sunday with something to prove.
Longhorns take care of business against Virginia Tech
February 6, 2017
No. 10 Texas (7–1) bested Virginia Tech on Saturday with a 4-3 victory at Weller Tennis Center.
Texas notches first win of the season in home opener
November 16, 2016
Texas captured some momentum with a 98–46 win over Houston Baptist.
Texas battles Bobcats in fall-season finale
November 10, 2016
The Longhorns (6–0) will close out the fall season on Thursday with a matchup against Texas State, heading home after a two-game series with UTSA.
Texas sweeps UTSA on the road
November 6, 2016
Coming off an undefeated start to fall play, the Longhorns (6–0) knew they had to carry their momentum on the road.
Softball heads on first road trip of fall season
November 3, 2016
The Longhorns will leave the comfort of Austin on Friday when they travel to San Antonio to take on UTSA at Roadrunner Field.
Texas holds on, defeats McLennan 1-0
October 28, 2016
Texas boasts a student enrollment of close to six times more than that of McLennan Community College.
Texas continues fall-season home stand against McLennan
October 27, 2016
The Longhorns are set to host McLennan Community College on Thursday at Red and Charline McCombs Field in Austin. The team looks to remain undefeated after starting the season with two resounding wins.
Texas shuts out Temple College in 7-0 win
October 24, 2016
Texas defeated Temple College 7–0 Friday to start its fall season with a perfect 2–0 record.
Longhorns continue fall softball season against Temple College
October 21, 2016
Burnt orange faithful will pack Red and Charline McCombs Field again Friday as the Longhorns take on Temple College in their second game of the fall season.
Texas starts off fall schedule with blowout win over St. Edwards
October 13, 2016
The Longhorns took the field Wednesday night for the first time since May.
Cross country, golf and tennis prepare for slate of weekend sports
September 16, 2016
The No. 1 Longhorns are set to begin their season at the Fighting Illini Invitational in Olympia Fields, Illinois, this weekend.