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Burnt Orange Nation 7 hours ago
No. 15 Texas faces first major test in Astros Foundation College Classic

No. 15 Texas faces first major test in Astros Foundation College Classic

Aaron E. Martinez/American-Statesman / USA TODAY NETWORK Away from the Disch for the first time this season, the Longhorns face two top-10 opponents this weekend at Minute Maid park. At least it’s not at Globe Life Park in Arlington. The No. 15 Texas Longhorns head to Houston for the Astros Foundation College Classic at Minute Maid Park, generally a more friendly venue for the Longhorns than the home of the Texas Rangers as head coach David Pierce’s team faces its first trip away from UFCU Disch-Falk Field and the first major challenges of the season. H-Town....
Burnt Orange Nation 12 hours ago
Longhorns Daily News: Texas alum T`Vondre Sweat shows off at NFL Combine

Longhorns Daily News: Texas alum T`Vondre Sweat shows off at NFL Combine

Aaron E. Martinez / USA TODAY NETWORK Plus: Hit and miss for Texas women’s athletics last night Want to see a crazy stat? Check out this from analyst and former NFL quarterback Robert Griffin III—on recent Texas Longhorns alum T`Vondre Sweat showing out at this year’s NFL Combine. T’Vondre Sweat at 366 lbs just ran his 40 yard dash in 5.27 seconds and it was FLUID. Sweat’s adjusted 40 time at his height and weight is like an 180 pound DB running a 4.26. @TvondreSweat pic.twitter.com/NQzcBwGtHj— Robert Griffin III (@RGIII) February 29, 2024 WHAT...
Burnt Orange Nation 14 hours ago
Reacts Results: Texas fans name their favorite player of all-time

Reacts Results: Texas fans name their favorite player of all-time

And Longhorn Nation would like to play this Big 12 team in the future... Welcome to SB Nation Reacts, a survey of fans across the NBA. Throughout the year we ask questions of the most plugged-in Texas Longhorns fans and fans across the country. Sign up here to participate in the weekly emailed surveys. It probably isn’t surprising that the 2003 Naismith Player of the Year and the leader of the last Texas team to reach the Final Four gathered nearly half of the votes in this week’s survey. T.J. Ford received the most votes with Kevin Durant close behind at 30%. Durant only...
Burnt Orange Nation 15 hours ago
Dates and location announced for 2024 SEC Media Days

Dates and location announced for 2024 SEC Media Days

SEC As Oklahoma and Texas arrive in the SEC, conference’s preseason event is coming to the Lone Star State. In a nod to the two newest members of the SEC, the 2024 Media Days are coming to Dallas from July 15-18, the conference announced on Thursday, allowing the Oklahoma Sooners and Texas Longhorns to remain close to home to celebrate their arrival in the nation’s best football conference. The Omni Hotel in downtown Dallas is the site for the four-day event which we be televised on SEC Network. Over the last three years, Nashville, Atlanta, and Birmingham served as...
Burnt Orange Nation 15 hours ago
Jaylan Ford on which Texas LBs will step up: ‘I think it’s going to be all of them’

Jaylan Ford on which Texas LBs will step up: ‘I think it’s going to be all of them’

Andrew Dieb-USA TODAY Sports At the NFL Combine, the former Longhorns standout expressed his confidence in the position room. New position coach Johnny Nansen will have a new man in the middle next season for the Texas Longhorns with linebacker Jaylan Ford foregoing his extra season of eligibility to declare for the 2024 NFL Combine, leaving a vacancy at the Mike position for Jeff Choate’s replacement. It’s a significant offensive storyline for the Longhorns this offseason after Ford earned back-to-back first-team All-Big 12 recognition and finished as a Butkus...
Burnt Orange Nation Feb 28, 2024
Longhorns Daily News: Two former Texas players land Mel Kiper’s latest 2024 NFL mock draft

Longhorns Daily News: Two former Texas players land Mel Kiper’s latest 2024 NFL mock draft

Sara Diggins/American-Statesman / USA TODAY NETWORK Plus: All eyes on Texas WBB’s Big 12 showdown tonight ESPN analyst Mel Kiper recently released his NFL mock draft 2.0. Two former Texas Longhorns landed on Kiper’s list: DT Byron Murphy II: No. 13 overall, to the Las Vegas Raiders. WR Xavier Worthy: No. 32 overall, to the Kansas City Chiefs. WHAT THEY’RE SAYING ABOUT THE LONGHORNS Austin American-Statesman: Bohsl: Former Texas star Peyton Stearns grasping for points, answers Austin American-Statesman: 4 reasons why Steve Sarkisian won’t be a Texas...
Burnt Orange Nation Feb 28, 2024
No. 15 Texas thumps St. John’s, 15-3

No. 15 Texas thumps St. John’s, 15-3

Texas baseball The Longhorns seven extra-base hits to finish the season-opening hometand with a big win. Two home runs from shortstop Jalin Flores, including another grand slam, paced the No. 15 Texas Longhorns in a 15-3 win over the St. John’s Red Storm on Tuesday at UFCU Disch-Falk Field. Texas added five doubles among its 13 hits in the game as Flores went 3-for-5 with six RBI, first baseman Jared Thomas scored two runs in a 2-for-3 performance, and center fielder Will Gasparino was 3-for-3 with three runs scored and four RBI. Trailing 1-0 after the first inning...
Burnt Orange Nation Feb 28, 2024
NCAA Tournament hopes for Texas receive major boost with 81-69 win over Texas Tech

NCAA Tournament hopes for Texas receive major boost with 81-69 win over Texas Tech

Texas basketball In a game marred by poor fan behavior, the Longhorns took a huge first-half lead and held on to veer away from the NCAA Tournament bubble. By the final whistle, United Supermarkets Arena was nearly empty. After students spent days camping out in anticipation of the Texas Longhorns traveling to Lubbock to face the Texas Tech Red Raiders for the final time as Big 12 opponents, the Longhorns put the game away early by taking a 25-point halftime lead and cruised to the finish in the 81-69 win, robbing opposing fans of the opportunity to storm the court 18...
Burnt Orange Nation Feb 27, 2024
Texas at Texas Tech gamethread

Texas at Texas Tech gamethread

Scott Wachter-USA TODAY Sports The Longhorns play in Lubbock for the last time in the forseeable future. Students have been camping out for days in anticipation of the blackout at United Supermarkets Arena on Tuesday night as the Texas Longhorns face off against the Texas Tech Red Raiders in Lubbock for the final time as Big 12 opponents. Tip is at 8 p.m. Central on ESPN and this is your gamethread.
Burnt Orange Nation Feb 27, 2024
Reacts Survey: Who is your favorite Texas basketball player of all time?

Reacts Survey: Who is your favorite Texas basketball player of all time?

Brendan Maloney-USA TODAY Sports Join the conversation with SB Nation Reacts! Welcome to SB Nation Reacts, a survey of fans across the NBA. Throughout the year we ask questions of the most plugged-in Texas Longhorns fans and fans across the country. Sign up here to participate in the weekly emailed surveys. As March Madness approaches, this week’s survey asks “Who is your favorite Texas basketball player of all time?” Kevin Durant? T.J. Ford? LaMarcus Aldridge? Brock Cunningham? If you don’t see your choice listed, let us know in the comments! Texas nears the...
Burnt Orange Nation Feb 27, 2024
What Texas players need to accomplish at the NFL Combine

What Texas players need to accomplish at the NFL Combine

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports An attempt at a deeper analysis than “run fast, jump high, be strong.” As Texas Longhorns head coach Steve Sarkisian has become fond of saying since his team won the Big 12 for the first time since 2009 and made the College Football Playoffs for the first time ever, individual success follows team success. For a remarkable group of 11 former Longhorns now in Indianapolis for this week’s NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium, testing and interviews are the next step on the path towards turning that individual success into NFL opportunity in...
Burnt Orange Nation Feb 27, 2024
Longhorns Daily News: Texas alum Xavier Worthy listed among 2024 NFL Draft prospects with ‘most to prove’

Longhorns Daily News: Texas alum Xavier Worthy listed among 2024 NFL Draft prospects with ‘most to prove’

Aaron E. Martinez/American-Statesman / USA TODAY NETWORK Plus: Here’s a random football flashback USA Today recently listed former Texas Longhorns wide receiver Xavier Worthy — one of head coach Steve Sarkisian’s program’s first true recruit-to-NFL-prospect examples — as one of this year’s NFL Draft hopefuls with the most to prove ahead of the combine. From USA Today: “Worthy’s combine likely will be shaped by the moment he steps on the scale, as teams will want to see if the 6-1 speedster has bulked up from his rail-thin, 172-pound frame. Play...
Burnt Orange Nation Feb 26, 2024
4-star WR Daylan McCutcheon reveals top 8 schools

4-star WR Daylan McCutcheon reveals top 8 schools

Jordan Scruggs, 247Sports Longhorns remain in the hunt for an in-state four star wide receiver. The Longhorns are in the mix for several elite wide receiver prospects across the country. Several of them reside in the state of Texas this cycle, and one of them recently narrowed his choices down. Four star Lucas (TX) Lovejoy wide receiver Daylan McCutcheon announced yesterday that his recruitment is now down to eight programs. The Longhorns along with several other big time programs across college football made the cut for the productive wide receiver. NEWS:...
Burnt Orange Nation Feb 26, 2024
Four-star WR Daylan McCutcheon reveals top eight schools

Four-star WR Daylan McCutcheon reveals top eight schools

Jordan Scruggs, 247Sports The Longhorns remain in the hunt for an in-state four star wide receiver. The Texas Longhorns are in the mix for several elite wide receiver prospects across the country. Several of them reside in the state of Texas this cycle, and one of them recently narrowed his choices down. Four-star Lucas Lovejoy wide receiver Daylan McCutcheon announced on Sunday that his recruitment is now down to eight programs. The Longhorns, along with several other big- time programs across college football, made the cut for the productive wide receiver. NEWS:...
Burnt Orange Nation Feb 26, 2024
Texas nearing bubble ahead of trip to face Texas Tech

Texas nearing bubble ahead of trip to face Texas Tech

Michael C. Johnson-USA TODAY Sports Students have been camping out for days in advance of the Longhorns playing in Lubbock for the final time as a Big 12 opponent. Three days after getting blown out by the No. 9 Kansas Jayhawks at Allen Fieldhouse, the Texas Longhorns head into what will be a more hate-filled environment on Tuesday at United Supermarkets Arena in Lubbock for the final Big 12 matchup against the Texas Tech Red Raiders. Students have been camping out for days in anticipation of the 157th game against the Longhorns, a blackout in the 15,000-seat...

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