2:09 PM EDT, Tue June 19, 2018
18 hours ago
Weather coerces an alteration to Texas’ schedule at the College World Series

Weather coerces an alteration to Texas’ schedule at the College World Series

OMAHA, Neb. — It appears the Mother Nature may be Texas’ toughest opponent at the College World Series. Weather impacted the third day of action at the College World Series on Monday. As a result, Texas’ elimination game against Florida has been pushed back on Tuesday’s schedule at TD Ameritrade Park. The Longhorns and Gators […]
20 hours ago
Texas makes cut for three-star IMG Academy offensive lineman Chris Akporoghene

Texas makes cut for three-star IMG Academy offensive lineman Chris Akporoghene

Texas isn’t a stranger to recruiting at IMG Academy in Florida, a private school that drew the ire of many high school coaches in the state. The Longhorns signed four-star inside linebacker Ayodele Adeoye in the 2018 class and are hunting 2019 running backs Trey Sanders and Noah Cain. Add three-star offensive tackle Chris Akporoghene […]
22 hours ago
Four-star athlete Jaren Mangham includes Texas among finalists

Four-star athlete Jaren Mangham includes Texas among finalists

Jaren Mangham, the No. 30-ranked athlete in the country, included the Longhorns among the nine finalists for his commitment. The 6-foot-1, 214-pound prospect from Cass Technical High School in Michigan can play running back or outside linebacker. Texas prefers him at outside linebacker. Next is the commitment
Jun 17, 2018
The Final Pitch: Arkansas 11, Texas 5 – Longhorns blown out in College World Series opener

The Final Pitch: Arkansas 11, Texas 5 – Longhorns blown out in College World Series opener

OMAHA, Neb. — A sixth-inning swoon cost UT dearly as Arkansas emerged victorious in both teams’ first game at the College World Series. In the top of the fifth frame at TD Ameritrade Park, UT took a 2-1 lead on David Hamilton’s sacrifice fly. Arkansas countered with a two-run homer in the inning’s bottom half. […]
Jun 17, 2018
FOLLOW LIVE: Texas baseball faces Arkansas in College World Series opener

FOLLOW LIVE: Texas baseball faces Arkansas in College World Series opener

The College World Series is underway and Texas (42-21) begins its pursuit of a seventh College World Series title. But standing in the way is Arkansas (44-19) of the SEC. With win, Texas will play at 7 p.m. on Tuesday. With a loss, Texas will play at 2 p.m. Tuesday. MORE: Texas newcomers stepping up as […]
Jun 17, 2018
Augie Garrido’s jersey number to be worn by David Pierce throughout College World Series

Augie Garrido’s jersey number to be worn by David Pierce throughout College World Series

OMAHA, Neb. – Texas coach David Pierce will wear the No. 16 – the late Augie Garrido’s old number – for the entirety of the Longhorns’ stay at the College World Series. Garrido, 79, passed away on March 15 after suffering a stroke in California. Garrido was UT’s baseball coach from 1997-2016. He won 824 […]
Jun 17, 2018

NCAA settles CTE lawsuit filed by widow of former Longhorn Greg Ploetz

The NCAA has settled a lawsuit with the family of a former University of Texas football player that accused the organization of being responsible for his brain injuries and death decades after his playing career. The lawsuit in Dallas was settled Friday after three days of trial. A court administrator confirmed the settlement but said […]
Jun 16, 2018
Teammates Javonne Shepherd, Demond Demas enjoy Texas’ Heat Wave

Teammates Javonne Shepherd, Demond Demas enjoy Texas’ Heat Wave

Texas remains atop for Javonne Shepherd Texas and Texas A&M might not face each other on a football field, but that doesn’t stop the two long-time rivals from competing on the recruiting trail. The latest target caught in the battlefield is four-star offensive tackle Javonne Shepherd. The 6-foot-6, 319-pound prospect is ranked No. 27 on […]
Jun 16, 2018
Three-star defensive end Peter Mpagi becomes Texas’ 10th commitment in 2019

Three-star defensive end Peter Mpagi becomes Texas’ 10th commitment in 2019

No. 10 is in. George Ranch defensive end Peter Mpagi became the 10th prospect to commit to Tom Herman and Texas in the 2019 cycle, joining Huntsville defensive end T’Vondre Sweat along the defensive line. Mpagi picked up an offer Thursday and quickly cancelled the rest of his potential visits and set his sights on […]
Jun 16, 2018
Texas target Elijah Higgins breaks down current recruiting status

Texas target Elijah Higgins breaks down current recruiting status

Local standout Elijah Higgins is on a trip around the southeast visiting programs. The 6-foot-3, 215-pound wide receiver from Austin Bowie visited Florida and Auburn over the past few days and is set to stop by Ole Miss and Arkansas before returning home. He’ll take an official visit to Ohio State on June 22. Amazing […]
Jun 15, 2018
Branson Bragg, the state’s top center, chooses Stanford

Branson Bragg, the state’s top center, chooses Stanford

The state’s top center, Branson Bragg, committed to Stanford over offers from Texas A&M, Texas and others on Friday night. The 6-foot-4, 295-pound prospect is ranked No. 29 on the updated Fabulous 55 and is a four-star prospect who is considered the third-best center in the nation. He was Texas’ top target at the position […]
Jun 15, 2018
Three-star wide receiver Langston Anderson includes Texas among his top 10

Three-star wide receiver Langston Anderson includes Texas among his top 10

Texas was included among the top 10 schools for three-star wide receiver Langston Anderson. The 6-foot-2, 188-pound product of Midlothian Heritage picked up an offer from the Longhorns on May 26. He took an official visit to Arizona State on June 1. Baylor, Texas Tech and Oklahoma State are the other Big 12 teams that […]
Jun 15, 2018
Longhorns TV schedule: June 15-21

Longhorns TV schedule: June 15-21

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. On Sunday, the Texas Longhorns baseball team will compete in the College World Series for the 36th time. They open with Arkansas at 1 p.m. with […]
Jun 15, 2018
Texas golfers claim spots on Golfweek All-American team

Texas golfers claim spots on Golfweek All-American team

Doug Ghim and Scottie Scheffler earned spots on the Golfweek All-American team, Golfweek announced this week. Ghim earned a spot on the first team while Scheffler made it on the third team. Ghim had a 69.66 stroke average in his senior season. In ten events he finished outside the top 18 just once. Ghim was […]
Jun 14, 2018
Defensive end Peter Mpagi picks up long-awaited Texas offer

Defensive end Peter Mpagi picks up long-awaited Texas offer

Patience remains a virtue, even in the fast-paced world of recruiting. Ask defensive end Peter Mpagi. The three-star from George Ranch wanted an offer from Texas. His dad studied business at the university. His sister ran some track for the Longhorns. He felt Texas in his blood. That offer finally came on June 14. “(I’m) […]