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UT basketball: Longhorns ranked 10th

AUSTIN — Texas men’s basketball team will begin the season ranked 10th in The Associated Press’ Top 25, giving the Longhorns their highest preseason ranking since 2009. The Longhorns have nonconference games scheduled at No. 1 Kentucky (on Dec. 5) and No. 17 Connecticut (on Nov. 30). Other ranked Big 12 teams include No. 5 […]

Texas prediction: Longhorns emerge victorious in matchup of Big 12′s biggest dissapointments

Texas quarterback Tyrone Swoopes (18) passes to a teammate during the first half of a game against Kansas State in Manhattan, Kan., Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. (Photo: AP/Orlin Wagner)

Stats that matter: Texas vs. Texas Tech

Ready for some numbers? It's time for our weekly stat digs, in which we team with ESPN Stats & Information to find the numbers that matter most for the Texas Longhorns and their next opponent. Because of some technical difficulties, we missed out on this post last week and Texas lost 23-0. So maybe these really do matter. Here are the stats to remember going into Texas' trip to Texas Tech. 1. 246 This is kind of a complicated statistic, so we will try to explain it as clearly as possible, because it illustrates a peculiar problem.

Five things Oklahoma fans need to know about Iowa State

AUSTIN, TX - OCTOBER 18: Sam B. Richardson #12 of the Iowa State Cyclones drops back to pass against the Texas Longhorns during the 1st quarter on October 18, 2014 at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium in Austin, Texas. (Photo …

Baylor gets full stock of running backs ahead of Kansas tilt

Baylor running back Shock Linwood (32) is pictured during the Baylor University Bears vs. the University of Texas Longhorns NCAA football game at Darrell K. Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium in Austin on Saturday, October 4, 2014. (Louis DeLuca/The Dallas Morning News)

Mack Brown sure enjoyed watched the Cowboys-Redskins game

Had a chance to just ask Mack Brown about watching Colt McCoy’s winning performance for Washington on Monday night versus the Cowboys. The former University of Texas football coach, now working in the ABC college football  studio, managed to get …

Former Longhorn suing NCAA for up to $50 million

In the 1970s, Julius Whittier blended in with the diversity of the University of Texas campus in Austin.

UT legend Whittier suing NCAA for $50 million

AUSTIN — Claiming the NCAA “was fully aware of” and “concealed the dangers of” repeated head impacts in football, an attorney for former Texas player Julius Whittier has filed a class-action lawsuit asking for up to $50 million in damages. Whittier, who in 1970 became the first black letterman in UT football history, is the […]

Weekend recruiting wrap: Big 12

Even while Texas is losing ball games, it’s managing to find the silver lining in the dark clouds. The Longhorns lost to Kansas State and were shut out for the first time in 10 years, but they won on the recruiting trail, as another ESPN 300 athlete committed Sunday. Baylor also added to its 2015 class over the weekend. The Bears have some outstanding skill-position players on their current roster, and they have studs within its 2015 class.

Texas quotable: Longhorn coaches, players still focused on making a bowl game

Texas head coach Charlie Strong on the sidelines against Kansas State at Bill Snyder Family Stadium in Manhattan, Kan., on Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. The host Wildcats won, 23-0. (Photo: Bo Rader/Wichita Eagle/MCT)

SMU’s Larry Brown: Mack Brown would be “a real benefit” to football program

University of Texas football coach Mack Brown watching his team warm up before a game against Iowa State, in Ames, Iowa. (Photo: AP/Charlie Neibergall)

UT football: Patterson, Strong not concerned about lawsuits

AUSTIN — A week after Texas offensive coordinator Joe Wickline became engaged in a legal battle with a former employer, UT athletic director Steve Patterson was asked Monday if he’s concerned that one of his top assistant football coaches was being sued for $593,000 by a conference rival. “No,” Patterson said. “I’m not.” Patterson and […]

Best in Texas breakdown (10/27): Rice, UTEP and Texas State all continue to surge

TCU remains the top team in our Best in Texas poll (Photos: Staff and wire).

National reaction: Swoopes, Texas offense looked out of sync against Kansas State

Texas Longhorns quarterback Tyrone Swoopes (18) drops back to pass during first-half action against the Kansas State Wildcats at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. (Photo: Scott Sewell/USA TODAY Sports)

Baylor adds commitment from four-star do-it-all athlete J.W. Ketchum

Baylor Bears head coach Art Briles watches from the sidelines during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Texas, Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

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