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All Eyes on Him: Ehlinger’s maturity positions him to carry the weight of Texas
July 23, 2019
Nearly every Longhorn football telecast has shown footage of a baby Sam Ehlinger. The montage usually starts with a video of him singing “The Eyes of Texas” and ends with a still photo of him flashing the “Hook ‘Em” sign with both hands, all to illustrate one thing: He’s been waiting for this moment.
Big 12 Media Days: Player safety highlighted in rule changes
July 16, 2019
Tuesday was Day 2 of 2019 Big 12 Media Days, signaling the start of football season closing in. Each year, several changes and tweaks are made to the game in order to improve the safety and quality of the game.
Bromberg solidifies Olympic berth
July 15, 2019
Paired with Olympian Katrina Young, Murphy Bromberg has earned a spot to compete in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Ehlinger named Big 12 preseason Offensive Player of the Year; three others named to Big 12 preseason team
July 9, 2019
While the Longhorns reload for another season this fall, four players are already earning preseason recognition around the Big 12 conference
Texas gears up for interesting season after adding young talent
July 9, 2019
Only one team can raise a championship trophy at the end of the year. But even without much hardware to show, seasons can still be fulfilling. Overcoming adversity, meeting or surpassing expectations, maximizing and getting the best out of a particular group are usually the causes of so-called “moral victory” seasons.
Durant, Hayes key dominoes in NBA offseason
June 17, 2019
Days after the NBA Finals concluded and days leading into the NBA Draft, Longhorns are serving as focal points in the NBA’s landscape for the present and the future.
Seniors steal the show for Texas at national championships
June 10, 2019
The women’s portion of the NCAA track & field championships got off to a less-than-ordinary start.
Texas makes program history with second-place championship finish
June 2, 2019
It was a historic Sunday morning for Texas, as the Longhorns placed second during the NCAA Championships — the highest finish in Texas Rowing history.
Longhorns unable to advance after being plagued by errors, home runs
May 25, 2019
After Friday night’s furious comeback, Texas found itself playing for its season once again in a decisive Game 3 against Alabama. This time, a rally and a win were not in the cards for the Longhorns.
Longhorns rally in fourth, extend series
May 25, 2019
Early on, it looked like the first year of the Mike White era was coming to a close. Star pitcher Miranda Elish was off. She couldn’t hit the corners, find her spots or get outs. Then, Elish’s night went from bad to worse.
ACL tear takes Higgs on year-long journey to recovery
May 7, 2019
"It was painful every day no matter what you did. No matter how many pain killers you took, the pain wasn’t going to stop," Lashann Higgs said.
Sug Sutton brought the Longhorns into March, to win, she’ll need to do even more
March 21, 2019
Two years ago at this time, Sug Sutton was riding the bench. Now a junior, Sutton is the proverbial conductor of the train that is Texas. And she’s trying to lead the Longhorns to a deep run in March.
Texas gets No. 7 seed in NCAA Tournament, will face Indiana on Friday
March 18, 2019
Texas, as well as the rest of the women’s college basketball community, found out the seedings and matchups after the bracket was erroneously leaked on ESPN hours before the scheduled selection show was set to air.
Texas handles road challenge leading into Big 12 tournament
March 5, 2019
With back-to-back losses for the first time since December, Texas was in a peculiar spot. Their final game against TCU was a must-win with conference tournament implications.
Cyclones wipe out Longhorns on senior night
March 3, 2019
“(Senior night is) just another game. We just have to use it as motivation. Yeah, it’s unfortunate, but we gotta turn the page and move on.”
Texas suffers beatdown at Baylor
February 26, 2019
Things got ugly — quickly. And this time there wasn’t an invigorating run to save Texas from a humiliating end result. By the end of Monday’s game at Baylor, the Longhorns walked off the court with a 64-35 loss.
Texas gets home opportunity to rectify Kansas State loss
February 20, 2019
“It sucks.” That was the statement Texas guard Danni Williams used to sum up Sunday night’s game after blowing a substantial third-quarter lead to an unranked Kansas State team. Fortunately for Aston and the Longhorns, they have another opportunity to redeem themselves in front of the hometown fans Saturday when they host Texas Tech.
Littleton struggles in second half as Texas falls
February 17, 2019
For Destiny Littleton, Sunday’s game exposed her to both ends of the emotional spectrum. In the first half, she nearly couldn’t miss. In the second half, she couldn’t buy a basket.
Texas goes to Stillwater for Oklahoma State rematch
February 12, 2019
The Longhorns have finally hit the home stretch of their season. After going on the road to beat Kansas on Saturday, Texas will make one more stop to play the Oklahoma State Cowgirls on Tuesday for the conclusion of their mini road trip.
Jayhawks’ home-court advantage no match for Texas in bounce-back performance
February 10, 2019
The Baylor Bears were able to dismantle the Longhorns in the first half and fend off their furious rally in the second. For Texas, the week that ensued was about moving on to Kansas.
Longhorns’ late comeback halted by top-ranked Baylor
February 5, 2019
The fans packed the Frank Erwin Center with energy and Texas was able to feed off of it early. But the Longhorns couldn’t maintain it for the entirety of the first quarter, digging themselves into a hole they couldn’t climb out of.
Longhorns get back on track in Norman
February 3, 2019
Texas takes a 76-67 win in Norman on Saturday following their second conference loss against West Virginia, allowing them to stay on track for the Big 12 title.
Martin’s hot hand carries West Virginia in upset over Texas
January 29, 2019
This time around, Martin made sure Davenport had help as West Virginia downed Texas, 64-58, on Monday night in Austin. The 5-foot-11-inch guard showed up in a major way early in the game.
Aston’s Longhorns hope to regain focus versus Red Raiders
January 24, 2019
After being criticized by head coach Karen Aston for sloppy play and a lack of mental toughness, the Longhorns will make the trek to the Lubbock to not only get another Big 12 win, but to correct their play from Wednesday night.
Longhorns get routed by Wildcats
January 16, 2019
Kansas State breaks losing streak by defeating No. 11 Texas, 87-69.
Second-half explosion drives Longhorns’ win over West Virginia
January 6, 2019
Texas was on upset alert early in Sunday’s matchup against West Virginia.
Longhorns survive furious Oklahoma State rally
January 3, 2019
The calendar turned to 2019 since the Longhorns last took the floor, but Karen Aston’s squad brought the same suspenseful finishes from its 2018 slate of games.
Longhorns send off 2018 with rout of Northwestern State
December 29, 2018
Texas sent off the year in one of the best ways possible, defeating Northwestern State 104-66.
Longhorns gift fans with win over UT-RGV before Christmas break
December 21, 2018
With finals season coming to an end for most students, the Longhorns had one more test to take before they could relax for the Christmas break — they passed with flying colors.
Texas drops another at home against Lady Vols
December 9, 2018
After dropping back to back home games to ranked opponents, the Longhorns find themselves in an unfamiliar position. They welcomed No. 9 Tennessee into the Frank Erwin Center and tried to right the wrongs that led to a blowout loss to No. 6 Mississippi State last week.
Aston challenges team’s effort heading into Tennessee matchup
December 7, 2018
The message was clear after Sunday’s 67-49 loss to No. 6 Mississippi State.
Warren, White lead Longhorns to win
November 25, 2018
One day after being pushed to the brink by Quinnipiac, Texas came out of the gates with high energy in their blowout win against the Michigan Wolverines on Saturday.
Warren seals deal in closing minute against Quinnipiac
November 23, 2018
The Longhorns pulled out a nail-biter, 56-55, against the Quinnipiac Bobcats in the first game of the Gulf Coast Showcase. It's the first time this season Texas has been pushed to the brink.
November 19, 2018
With only one week of regular season football remaining, Kyler Murray continues to close the gap between him and Tua Tagovailoa. With a strong performance against West Virginia, things could get interesting. Here's how the Heisman race is shaping up heading into Week 12.
Heisman Watch: Grier returns to Trophy short list
November 15, 2018
The Heisman Trophy race is calming down with the top two spots occupied by surefire candidates. Nonetheless, every player in the race is still polarizing week in and week out. Here’s how they are performing:
Longhorns look to remain undefeated against McNeese State
November 14, 2018
Texas was engaged in a hard fought battle on Monday night against North Texas, eventually leaving Denton with a 64-54 win. Now back in Austin, the Longhorns welcome in McNeese State, trying to expand on the early season lessons they’ve learned so far in the young season.
Higgs reaches 1K club in Texas win
November 13, 2018
On the same day she was announced to the preseason watch list for the Naismith Trophy, Lashann Higgs showed up in Denton ready to prove she was indeed something to watch this season.
Higgs, Littleton power blowout in season-opening win
November 8, 2018
Before tip-off, the Longhorns were looking for two things: an improvement on defense and for Lashann Higgs to be their offensive force. They found both Thursday in a 78-41 win over Duquesne.
Heisman Watch: Tua puts Trophy on ice
November 8, 2018
While the bottom half of the Heisman race continues to be a revolving door, one name remains at the top: Tua Tagovailoa. With yet another big week of college football ahead of us, here's how the race shapes up heading into Week 11:
One More: Williams betting on Texas in final year
November 2, 2018
As a sharp-shooting graduate transfer from Texas A&M, Williams had the option between Texas and perennial Final Four participant University of Connecticut.
Heisman Watch Week 10: Tagovailoa continues to stand out as frontrunner
November 2, 2018
After yet another big week for the leaders in the Heisman race, the top candidates are now preparing for some of the biggest matchups of the season. Here’s the latest on Tua and everybody else:
Big 12 Notebook: Texas-West Virginia square off with conference title aspirations
October 30, 2018
Here's how the top Big 12 teams fared last week and how their week looks coming up.
Tagovailoa maintains lead in Heisman race
October 25, 2018
While the bottom half of the Heisman race continues to be a revolving door, one name remains at the top: Tua Tagovailoa. With yet another big week of college football ahead of us, here's how the race shapes up heading into Week Nine:
Big 12 prepares for home stretch
October 24, 2018
The Big 12 has provided twists and turns throughout the season. With five games left, here is how its top teams are preparing for the last part of the season.
Aston issues challenge to fans at Texas Tip-Off
October 18, 2018
Fans packed into Gregory Gym on Wednesday night for the 2018 Texas Tip-Off. It was a chance for them to get their first look at both men’s and women’s teams and set their expectations for the season. Head coach Karen Aston let the fans at Gregory Gym see that she had expectations for them as well.
Heisman Watch: Tagovailoa separates self in race
October 12, 2018
As the season continues to move forward, a trio of quarterbacks continue to dominate the Heisman conversation, but a pair of outside challengers now have their eye on college football’s greatest individual award. Here’s a look at a few Heisman favorites along with some dark horse candidates.
Big 12 Notebook: Texas, West Virginia jump in polls after wins
October 11, 2018
The outlook of the Big 12 saw a major shift after some big matchups took place over the weekend. Here’s how things are shaking up for the conference’s top teams:
Big 12 teams come up on defining moments of season
October 5, 2018
Conference play is starting to heat up in the Big 12. Although it’s early, many teams already have big games coming up on their schedule. Here are where some of them stand right now.
Tagovailoa, Murray battle for top spot in Heisman Watch
October 5, 2018
Through five weeks, the Heisman race has boiled down to a few quarterbacks around the country. Here’s how the top candidates performed this past week:
Big 12 teams enter defining moments of season
October 3, 2018
Conference play is starting to heat up in the Big 12. Although it's early, many teams already have big games coming on their schedules. Here's where some them stand right now:
Routt hospitalized after fainting during practice
October 2, 2018
Freshman guard Shae Routt was hospitalized Sunday after fainting during the first 10 minutes of practice Sunday afternoon. It was the first organized practice of the year for the Longhorns.
Grier continues strong Heisman push with win over Kansas State
September 27, 2018
Conference play is officially underway and some of college football’s brightest stars were on full display this past weekend. Here’s how the frontrunners are stacking up in the Heisman race:
New faces in rankings shake up Big 12 outlook
September 26, 2018
Members of the Big 12 conference experienced an interesting weekend after Week Four concluded last Saturday. From the Texas Christian University’s back-to-back losses to Texas Tech putting the conference on notice, this week will be yet another jam-packed weekend of conference play. Here’s how the conference is shaping up:
Murray, Haskins join Week Four edition of Heisman Watch
September 21, 2018
As we enter Week Four of the college football season this weekend, the Heisman race is beginning to see some athletes pull ahead and others fall behind.
Big Week Three performances set up conference clashes
September 18, 2018
The Longhorns finally provided the performance that fans were begging for. They overpowered then-No. 22 USC, 37-14, in front of a record-setting crowd of 103,507 people.
A history of Texas and USC through the years
September 13, 2018
Many fans are quick to call this a rivalry because of the famous 2006 National Championship Game in Pasadena, California, but the two teams have only met four other times prior to the matchup that many have deemed “The greatest college football game ever played.” Here's a list of the meetings that you haven't heard about:
Big 12 Notebook: Oklahoma on top, TCU faces its toughest test
September 12, 2018
A lot happened over the weekend in one of the most explosive conferences in the country. Here’s how some of the top teams in the Big 12 fared last weekend.
Tagovailoa enters Heisman race in Week Two
September 7, 2018
As Week Two in college football kicks off this weekend, here's what the Heisman Watch looks like right now:
Love, Grier set sights on Heisman Trophy
August 31, 2018
Another year of college football is upon us and with it comes the year-long conversation of who the 2018 Heisman Trophy winner will be. Here are some of this preseason’s top candidates:
Bahamian Rhapsody: Pedrya Seymour finishes her career on 40 Acres
May 2, 2018
A native from Nassau, Bahamas, Pedrya Seymour has gone from a lowly coveted recruit to an All-American to an Olympian.
Longhorn track competes in final meet before conference championships
April 29, 2018
In a season that has seen a young team with many moving parts, two events of the Texas men’s track team have been nothing but consistent.
Track Roundup: Longhorns ready for final stretch of regular season at National Relays
April 26, 2018
With the Big 12 Championship meet in its sights, the time is now for the Texas men’s track team.
Men and women fine-tune ahead of conference championships
April 23, 2018
Texas assistant track coach Brad Herbster could only describe it as “the greatest collegiate 1,500 ever.”
Track roundup: Longhorns find success in seniors' final home meet
April 15, 2018
There’s nothing quite like the comfort of competing at home.
Track roundup: Longhorns gear up for Texas Invitational
April 12, 2018
Longhorns prepare for Texas Invitational.
Preiss, Bruckner highlight Texas Relays for Longhorn women
April 1, 2018
Over 7,000 athletes, from 21 countries and 195 colleges, were in Austin this week for the 91st Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays. It was an event that helps signify the arrival of the outdoor track and field season.
Outdoor season kicks off in Austin
March 27, 2018
Just as spring is getting into gear, the outdoor track and field season is upon the Longhorn women.
Women’s track: Longhorns suffer disappointing end to indoor season
March 10, 2018
Disappointment was the underlying theme over the past two days at the NCAA Indoor Championships for the Longhorn women.
Women’s track: Texas struggles on day one of NCAA Indoor Championships
March 9, 2018
Schools sent their best to compete for a national championship. For Texas, however, the upsets needed for that opportunity could not be pulled off.
Six Longhorns to compete at NCAA Championships
March 8, 2018
All the chips will be on the line this weekend at Texas A&M’s Gilliam Indoor Stadium, the site of the NCAA Indoor Championships.
Track roundup: Longhorn women return with Big 12 title, men finish second
February 25, 2018
Texas women claim fourth Big 12 title in last five years while Texas men finish in second place.
Track roundup: Texas eyes conference championships in Ames
February 23, 2018
Texas track and field aims to add to its long list of conference championships this weekend in Ames, Iowa.
Track roundup: Longhorns compete at USATF events prior to Big 12 Championships
February 19, 2018
On Saturday, the team had to put Mario Sategna's "(separation) from the program" to the side and compete in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Track roundup: Longhorns tuning up before Big 12 championship
February 16, 2018
Texas has one week left to prepare for the Big 12 championship next week in Ames, Iowa.
Longhorns set school records in Washington, Arkansas
February 12, 2018
Distance-running pair etches names in program record books for Texas men.
Track roundup: Longhorns gear up for big weekend on the road
February 9, 2018
Underclassmen lead Longhorn men into Husky Classic, Tyson Invitational.
Texas takes major strides in Albuquerque
February 4, 2018
The Longhorn men’s and women’s track teams, fresh off a record-setting performance in Lubbock, went into Albuquerque and took major strides.
Longhorns hope to continue momentum in New Mexico
February 2, 2018
The Longhorns will participate in their fourth meet of the new year in Albuquerque, New Mexico, this weekend.
Jalen Green ready to make plays for Texas
January 24, 2018
It was late September, the high school football season had just started and the Texas Longhorns were on a bye week.
Former Longhorns have strong showings in Week 13
December 7, 2017
As we enter the fourth quarter of the NFL season, former Longhorns are still performing at high levels on the field. Here is how a few of them did this week.
Former Longhorns push towards the playoffs
December 1, 2017
Here are how a few former Longhorns fared on fields across the nation this weekend.
Longhorns in the NFL: Marquise Goodwin performs on emotional day
November 16, 2017
Over the weekend, former Longhorns provided several storylines both on and off the field. Here are some of the most memorable performances of the week.
Former Longhorns help NFL teams prepare for playoff pushes
November 9, 2017
As we enter Week 10, some former Longhorns are helping their teams in a big way. Here is how they performed this past week:
Old and New Longhorns stand out in Week 8
November 3, 2017
Here’s how former Texas offensive, defensive and special teams players fared in Week 8 of the NFL season.
Former Longhorns show signs of resurgence
October 27, 2017
Just as the Longhorns have started slow this season, limping to a 3–4 start, some former Longhorns have struggled in the NFL as well. A few, however, rebounded last week with big performances that could spark their seasons.
Former Longhorn stars look to jumpstart teams
October 12, 2017
As the Longhorns suited up on Saturday to face off against Kansas State in Austin, numerous former Texas players took the field in the NFL.
Former Longhorns prepare for week five of NFL season
October 4, 2017
With over 20 Longhorns currently suiting up on Sundays in the NFL, the Texas spirit is alive and well throughout the league. Here are a few former Longhorns to keep your eye on in week five of the NFL season.