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Longhorns win first national championship in program history
May 19, 2019
On Sunday –– just as they did all season –– the Longhorns never let their focus waver, and eventually, they inevitably found themselves on top.
Staying Home: No. 2 Texas faces No. 24 California in first-ever home Round of 16 matchup
May 8, 2019
Second-ranked Texas has not been fazed by anything this year, not after 18-year head coach Michael Center was fired mid-season, not after falling in the Big 12 Championship game to Baylor, and certainly not now, as No. 24 California enters Austin for the NCAA Championship Round of 16 match on Saturday.
No. 2 Texas handles business at home, advances to sixth-straight Round of 16
May 5, 2019
Texas secured its sixth straight round of 16 appearance in the NCAA Championships after taking care of Tennessee Tech and South Florida on Friday and Saturday.
No. 2 Texas begins hunt for first national title in unconventional season
May 2, 2019
On Tuesday evening as the sun was setting over Austin, Texas, the men’s tennis team was busy posing for team photos, with the Tower dressed in burnt orange as a backdrop.
Top-seeded Texas fails to repeat conference titles, falls in championship to Baylor
April 21, 2019
Texas entered Lawrence, Kansas, for the Big 12 Championship as the No. 2 team in the country, having not lost a conference match in over 365 days, and looking to defend last year’s conference title.
No. 1 Texas clinches Big 12 regular season title with win over No. 21 Oklahoma
April 15, 2019
The last match of the season — a grudge match across the Red River border — clinched the Longhorns’ fifth outright Big 12 regular season championship and a perfect Big 12 record.
Top-ranked Longhorns escape Stillwater, edge out No. 26 Cowboys
April 15, 2019
Just a few days after becoming the first Texas men’s tennis team to ascend to the nation’s number one spot in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association poll, the Longhorns began their weekend in Oklahoma with a trip to Stillwater to face the No. 26 Oklahoma State Cowboys.
Sweet goodbye: No. 4 Texas sends off seniors with thrilling 4-3 win over No. 6 Baylor
March 31, 2019
On a roster of 10 players for the No. 4 Texas men’s tennis team, five of them played their last regular season match at Texas Tennis Center on Sunday, taking on the No. 6 Baylor Bears, who the Longhorns had beaten each of the past three years.
No. 4 Texas sweeps Big 12 opener, dominates Texas Tech
March 30, 2019
The No. 4 Texas Longhorns took to the Texas Tennis Center on Friday night seeking to open Big 12 play with a win, while also securing an 18–2 record, which would tie the school record for wins through 20 games.
No. 3 Texas suffers first home loss of season to No. 14 USC
March 24, 2019
The Texas Tennis Center was host to another top-15 matchup over the weekend, with No. 3 Texas meeting up with the No. 15 USC Trojans on Sunday afternoon.
No. 3 Texas notches another top-15 home win, moves to 17–1
March 23, 2019
The No. 3 Texas Longhorns — off an eight-day break from dispatching No. 1 Ohio State at home — continued their dominant home stand against No. 12 Columbia, dominating doubles play and making quick work of singles to take the match 6-1 and grabbing another top-15 win to remain perfect at the Texas Tennis Center this season.
Unfazed Longhorns upend top-ranked Ohio State
March 14, 2019
Arguably the two deepest men’s tennis teams in the country met Thursday as the top-ranked Ohio State Buckeyes rolled into town with a 16–1 record, looking to bounce back from their first loss of the season to No. 19 Texas A&M on Monday.
No. 3 Texas beats Rice, 5-2, amid head coaching scandal
March 12, 2019
The No. 3 Texas men’s tennis team handled business in the second round of their seven-match home stand, defeating the Rice Owls, 5-2, on a day in which head coach Michael Center was implicated in conspiracy to commit mail fraud.
University of Texas fires men’s tennis coach Michael Center in wake of national college admissions scheme
March 12, 2019
According to the complaint, Center is accused of accepting approximately $100,000 from “CW-1,” or Cooperating Witness 1. The $100,000 was “in exchange for which Center would designate a student as a recruit to the U-Texas tennis team, thereby facilitating his admission to U-Texas.”
Singles only: No. 3 Longhorns sweep NC State at home, move to 14–1
March 10, 2019
No. 3 Longhorns swept the field against No. 35 North Carolina to win the match 6-0, keeping them undefeated at home and starting their three-week, seven-match home stand with a victory.
Texas sweeps Incarnate Word 7-0 in impromptu home matchup
February 26, 2019
The No. 3 Longhorns improved to 12-1 on the season, dominating Incarnate Word in the impromptu match.
Solid travelers: No. 6 Longhorns down Tulsa, Arkansas, behind Ito’s strong outing
February 10, 2019
The 6th-ranked Texas men’s tennis team, who moved up two spots in the latest Intercollegiate Tennis Association rankings, began their month-long away stretch, which includes an appearance in the association’s National Indoor Championships later this week, by downing Tulsa 6-1 Friday in Oklahoma and then dispatching Arkansas 6-1 Sunday.
No. 8 Longhorns continue unbeaten season, defeat UTSA, TAMUCC
January 30, 2019
The Longhorns kept their winning streak alive with wins over UTSA and Texas A&M-Corpus Christi on Wednesday, defeating the Roadrunners 6-1 in the first match and the Islanders 4-0 in the second, to move to 6–0 on the season.
No. 8 men’s tennis opens home schedule with win over SMU
January 22, 2019
The eighth-ranked Longhorn men’s tennis team opened the year up at home with a dominating 6–1 victory over SMU — its 18th-straight win over the in-state rival Mustangs — and moved to 2–0 on the season.
Top-ranked women’s swimming and diving extends winning streak to 16, stays perfect
November 5, 2018
The No. 1-ranked Texas women’s swimming and diving team proved why it’s the best in the nation as they dominated Texas A&M, 172-123, on Friday at Lee and Joe Jamail Texas Swimming Center.
Longhorn swimming and diving dominates Texas A&M for first win of season
November 5, 2018
Texas men’s swimming took no prisoners against the No. 12 Texas A&M Aggies on Friday at the Lee and Joe Jamail Texas Swimming Center, coming away with a 180-113 victory led by Drew Kibler and John Shebat.
Women's Swimming crushes ranked opponents to open season
October 23, 2018
The No. 4 Texas women’s swimming and diving team opened their 2018-19 campaign by handily beating No. 6 Indiana and No. 19 Florida to extend their dual-meet winning streak to 15, which dates back to the 2016-17 season.
Hoping for title repeat, Men's Swimming drops opening meets in Austin
October 23, 2018
The top-ranked Texas men’s swimming and diving team fell in both of its dual-meet competitions against No. 3 Indiana University and No. 8 Florida on Saturday.