iOS app Android app

Texas Longhorns

Game of the Week: UCLA vs. Texas

Paul Bessire | Posted 09.11.2014 | Sports
Paul Bessire

This week, we return to a "neutral" field game as UCLA heads to Arlington to take on the Longhorns. This is a matchup between one team with legitimate college football playoff aspirations and another program in rebuild mode.

The NFL Is Running Backwards in Parity for Disciplinary Actions

Stanley H. Teitelbaum | Posted 08.04.2014 | Sports
Stanley H. Teitelbaum

The leniency of the Ray Rice suspension comes at a time when stronger, rather than lesser penalties, need to be instituted in order to make greater inroads into the psyche of the athlete to be mindful that violence toward women is unacceptable.

Texas Stuns Arizona St. At The Buzzer

AP | JAY COHEN | Posted 03.21.2014 | Sports

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Cameron Ridley's buzzer-beating layup lifted Texas to an 87-85 victory over Arizona State in the NCAA tournament on Thursday night....

WATCH: Upset At The Buzzer!

AP | JIM VERTUNO | Posted 01.25.2014 | Sports

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Jonathan Holmes delivered the shot. Cameron Ridley provided the muscle. Texas won again, this time 67-64 over No. 22 Kansas St...

For Longhorns, a Lifetime of Change Now Complete

Denny Dressman | Posted 03.11.2014 | Sports
Denny Dressman

To fully grasp the significance of Charlie Strong's ascension to the pinnacle of college football, consider the story of how Bubba Smith became one of the most famous Michigan State Spartans -- not Longhorns -- of all-time.

Saban: 'There Were No Talks' With Texas

AP | JOHN ZENOR | Posted 12.18.2013 | Sports

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama coach Nick Saban and the football team are moving on. Saban has put to rest the speculation that he would replace M...

6 Possible Candidates For Texas' Coaching Job

AP | RALPH D. RUSSO | Posted 12.17.2013 | Sports

The Texas coaching job is open. Nick Saban is not taking it. Who might be? Here are six possibilities. 1) Art Briles, Ba...

Mixed Messages On Texas Coach's Future

AP | JIM VERTUNO | Posted 12.10.2013 | Sports

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Mack Brown's attorney says the Texas coach has not resigned, denying a report that his client was ready to step down after 16 s...

Week 12 Game of the Week: Oklahoma State @ Texas

Paul Bessire | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Paul Bessire

Two weeks ago in this same feature, we projected Oklahoma State's upset win over Texas Tech. This week, Oklahoma State is getting too much credit as a three point favorite on the road against one of the most experienced and hottest teams in the country.

Saban's Agent Revealed Only School He'd Leave Alabama For

AP | JIM VERTUNO | Posted 11.06.2013 | Sports

AUSTIN, Texas -- AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The agent for coach Nick Saban told Texas officials in January that Texas was the only school he would conside...

PHOTOS: Storm Delays Texas-TCU Clash

AP | STEPHEN HAWKINS | Posted 10.26.2013 | Sports

FORT WORTH, Texas -- FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — TCU's home game against Texas was delayed Saturday night when officials sent players to the locker roo...

Red River Upset!

AP | STEPHEN HAWKINS | Posted 12.12.2013 | Sports

DALLAS — DALLAS (AP) — Case McCoy threw two touchdowns, defensive tackle Chris Whaley returned an interception 31 yards for a score and Texas ...

Week 7 Game of the Week Pick: Texas vs. Oklahoma

Paul Bessire | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Paul Bessire

The Red River Rivalry is here again and, though it has lost some luster with Texas' recent struggles and blowouts in the last two seasons (by Oklahoma over Texas), it is still one of the best and more anticipated games of this week.

WATCH: Longhorns' WR Apologizes For Late Hit

Posted 10.09.2013 | Sports

Less than a week after Texas wide receiver Mike Davis defended his cheap shot at the knees of Iowa State's Deon Broomfield, the senior issued a statem...

Texas Football Legend Dies

AP | JIM VERTUNO | Posted 11.30.2013 | Sports

AUSTIN, Texas -- Small, tough and determined, James Street for nearly 40 years was the standard of excellence that all Texas quarterbacks were measure...

Coaching Shakeup At Texas

AP | JIM VERTUNO | Posted 09.08.2013 | Sports

AUSTIN, Texas -- Texas fired defensive coordinator Manny Diaz on Sunday, less than 24 hours after one of the worst defensive performances in the histo...

Saints Select Texas Safety Vaccaro In First Round

AP | BRETT MARTEL | Posted 06.26.2013 | Sports

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — When Texas safety Kenny Vaccaro visited with the New Orleans Saints in the lead up to the NFL draft, and talked with new defens...

Shut Out

AP | STEPHEN HAWKINS | Posted 03.18.2013 | Sports

Texas has no teams in the NCAA tournament for the first time since 1977. When the 68-team field was announced Sunday, the Lone Star Sta...

Texas' NCAA Tourney Streak Snapped

AP | JIM VERTUNO | Posted 03.16.2013 | Sports

AUSTIN, Texas -- It would seem as though Texas' long and miserable season can't end soon enough. Coach Rick Barnes may not let that happen. The Longh...

Ex-Texas Player Fractures Skull In Game

AP | Posted 02.20.2013 | Sports

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israel Basketball Association says former Texas player Gary Johnson has been put in a medically induced coma after being hospit...

Texas Rallies To Stun No. Oregon State

AP | PAUL J. WEBER | Posted 02.28.2013 | Sports

SAN ANTONIO (Associated Press) — David Ash wasn't sure he would start the Alamo Bowl. No one will remember after the way he finished Texas' rocky se...

UNC Upset

AP | PAUL J. WEBER | Posted 12.20.2012 | Sports

AUSTIN, Texas -- Sheldon McClellan scored 18 points and struggling Texas upset No. 23 North Carolina 85-67 on Wednesday night. Julien Lewis added 16 ...

Longhorns Embrace Short Travel To Face Oregon State In Alamo Bowl

AP | By JEFF LATZKE | Posted 02.01.2013 | Sports

Texas will make a short postseason trip this year to face No. 15 Oregon State in the Alamo Bowl. The Longhorns (8-4) will need only to ...

Rivalries Fill Top 25 College Football Schedule For Week 13

Posted 11.23.2012 | Sports

Once the feasting and positivity of Thanksgiving is behind us, college football fans turn their attention to some of the most contentious relationship...

Texas Pays Tribute To Ex-Football Coach

AP | JIM VERTUNO | Posted 11.10.2012 | Sports

AUSTIN, Texas -- The Texas Longhorns paid tribute to former football coach Darrell Royal during their game against Iowa State on Saturday, honoring th...