7:53 AM EDT, Sat September 22, 2018
8 hours ago
Longhorns soccer opens Big 12 play with overtime win

Longhorns soccer opens Big 12 play with overtime win

The Texas Longhorns soccer team got a scare from Baylor, but eventually took a 2-1 overtime win to open conference play at Myers Stadium Friday night. Cydney Billups scored just 30 seconds into the overtime period to lift Texas to the win, improving the Longhorns to 9-0-1. “That’s a great team. Julie James, no. 20 […]
9 hours ago
Katie Poluta wins twice at Debbie Southern Fall Classic

Katie Poluta wins twice at Debbie Southern Fall Classic

Katie Poluta won a pair of doubles matches alongside partner Lauren Gish of Vanderbilt to advance at the Debbie Southern Fall Classic in Greenville, S.C. Friday. Poluta and Gish topped Eva Borders and Mary Hunter Hyche 8-4 to open competition in Flight 5 of the tournament. They followed that up with an 8-3 victory over […]
17 hours ago
Former Texas Longhorn Empress Davenport earns coaching position

Former Texas Longhorn Empress Davenport earns coaching position

Empress Davenport, a popular basketball player for the University of Texas for four seasons, has been named assistant women’s basketball coach at Lamar University, the school announced. Davenport played in 131 games with 97 starts during her four-year career on the Forty Acres from 2012-16. She helped the Longhorns to three NCAA Tournament appearances, including […]
Sep 21, 2018
Longhorns TV schedule: Sept. 21-27

Longhorns TV schedule: Sept. 21-27

Here’s the Longhorns TV and radio schedule heading into the weekend. It’s a look at current and former Longhorns in action on TV and radio this weekend and beyond. The Longhorns football team hosts another big clash at Royal-Memorial Stadium Saturday as TCU comes to town. Kickoff is set for 3:30 p.m. and will be […]
Sep 20, 2018
Bianca Turati falls in quaterfinals at ITF event

Bianca Turati falls in quaterfinals at ITF event

Bianca Turati lost in straight sets to touring pro Robin Anderson 6-3, 6-1 in the quarterfinals at the International Tennis Federation pro circuit event at McLeod Tennis Center in Lubbock Thursday. Anderson, ranked 308th in the WTA world singles ranking, will face Emina Bektas in the semifinals on Friday. Turati, ranked No. 1 in the […]
Sep 20, 2018
On Second Thought Ep: 111: Ex LSU coach Les Miles on Texas-TCU, acclaimed author Michael MacCambridge

On Second Thought Ep: 111: Ex LSU coach Les Miles on Texas-TCU, acclaimed author Michael MacCambridge

In Episode 111 of the On Second Thought podcast, former LSU coach Les Miles joins Kirk Bohls and Cedric Golden and tackles a myriad topics, including Tom Herman’s rebuild at Texas, Nick Saban’s dominance and Miles’ desire to return to coaching. The guys also preview Texas’ showdown with TCU and chat with acclaimed author Michael […]
Sep 20, 2018
Ready for Red River Showdown? Texas-Oklahoma kickoff time set for Oct. 6

Ready for Red River Showdown? Texas-Oklahoma kickoff time set for Oct. 6

Texas and Oklahoma fans will get their fried food fix early this year. The annual Red River Showdown in Dallas will kickoff at 11 a.m. on Oct. 6. Historically, the game is scheduled for either 11 a.m. or 2:30 p.m. every year. School officials are on both sides of the Red River are not in […]
Sep 19, 2018
Longhorns volleyball survives Big 12 opener against Kansas State

Longhorns volleyball survives Big 12 opener against Kansas State

The No. 5 Texas Longhorns volleyball squad needed five sets but defeated Kansas State 24-26, 25-19, 25-17, 18-25, 19-17 in the Big 12 conference opener Wednesday night in Manhattan, Kan. Micaya White led the Longhorns with a season-high 21 kills with a hitting percentage of .383. She recorded a double-double by also making 13 digs […]
Sep 19, 2018
Texas women’s golf finishes fourth at ANNIKA Intercollegiate

Texas women’s golf finishes fourth at ANNIKA Intercollegiate

The Texas women’s golf team moved up one spot to finish fourth at the ANNIKA Intercollegiate in Lake Elmo, Minn. Wednesday. Kaitlyn Papp led the Longhorns as she finished in sixth after shooting 209, 7 under par. Three Longhorns finished the tournament under par as No. 8 Texas finished 17 under par. Texas shot 847 […]
Sep 19, 2018
Bianca Turati makes quarterfinals of ITF event

Bianca Turati makes quarterfinals of ITF event

Bianca Turati defeated Jennifer Elie 6-3, 6-2 to advance to the quarterfinals at the International Tennis Federation pro circuit event at McLeod Tennis Center in Lubbock Wednesday. Turati took the win in one hour and 22 minutes a day after a three-hour match in the round of 32. Ranked No. 1 in the Oracle/ITA preseason […]
Sep 19, 2018
Texas women’s golf team in fifth at ANNIKA Intercollegiate

Texas women’s golf team in fifth at ANNIKA Intercollegiate

The Texas women’s golf team shot 285 followed by a 281 to sit in fifth place after two rounds at the ANNIKA Intercollegiate Tuesday in Lake Elmo, Minn. Kaitlyn Papp led the Longhorns as she shot two rounds in the 60s on the day. Papp sits in a tie for fifth after shooting 68 and […]
Sep 18, 2018
Whys of Texas: The big USC win means nothing if the Longhorns cannot continue upward

Whys of Texas: The big USC win means nothing if the Longhorns cannot continue upward

Granted, it’s early in the season. We’ve only reached the quarter pole in this 12-game marathon. But this week presents yet another pivotal moment for the Longhorns in their quest to become relevant again. Texas (2-1, 0-0 Big 12) is coming off a huge, momentum-building 37-14 win over USC. The Horns did it in front […]
Sep 18, 2018
Golden: A loss to TCU could still mean progress for Tom Herman and the Longhorns

Golden: A loss to TCU could still mean progress for Tom Herman and the Longhorns

In this week’s Golden’s Nuggets, Ced touches on a Bevo-related item. Here is his take: On what the TCU game Saturday means to the Longhorns: It’s possible for Texas to lose to TCU and still have made progress through the first four games. Frogs coach Gary Patterson is one of the most prepared head coaches in […]
Sep 18, 2018
WATCH: Ex-Texas punter Michael Dickson attempts a rare drop-kick kickoff in the NFL

WATCH: Ex-Texas punter Michael Dickson attempts a rare drop-kick kickoff in the NFL

Unless they were rooting for Texas, football fans probably hadn’t watched many highlights involving a punter lately. A national audience, however, was introduced to ex-Longhorn star Michael Dickson on Monday night. Dickson caught the attention of football fans when he did a rare drop-kick kickoff in the fourth quarter of Monday night’s 24-17 loss to Chicago. […]
Sep 17, 2018
Cyera Hintzen leads UT soccer team to victory

Cyera Hintzen leads UT soccer team to victory

Junior forward Cyera Hintzen had two goals and an assist and senior forward Alexa Adams added a goal as 14th-ranked Texas rolled over Northern Colorado 3-0 Sunday evening at Myers Stadium. The Longhorns (8-0-1) completed their second consecutive unbeaten nonconference regular-season schedule and ran their nonconference home winning streak to 16. The Bears fell to […]