Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Oklahoma State Cowboys end Longhorn men’s basketball winning streak in blowout

Stephen Wagner March 9, 2020

Texas’ season finale was over right as it started. After winning five consecutive games with only nine scholarship players to throw the Longhorns to the forefront of the NCAA Tournament discussion,...

Texas women’s basketball seniors show out on emotional senior day

Myah Taylor March 9, 2020

Texas women’s basketball’s final home game against Oklahoma State on Sunday didn’t just signify the end of the 2019-20 regular season. For seniors on the team, the game also marked the...

Miranda Elish throws second career perfect game to close perfect weekend

Seth Forman March 9, 2020

Senior pitcher Miranda Elish has already had her fair share of highlight moments in the early goings, but Sunday’s performance against New Mexico put her in the company of Texas greats. Elish...

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UT student business offers affordable shipping

Kate Williams March 9, 2020

For students who can’t go home but need forgotten items, the Sent team has an affordable solution.  UT computer science freshmen Suket Shah, Avi Ghayalod and Kaustub Navalady, created Sent,...

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Texas Swimming and Diving leaves Morgantown with consecutive titles

Brittany Archer March 2, 2020

This weekend’s Big 12 swimming and diving championships in Morgantown, West Virginia was a meet of streaks for one team in the conference. The top-ranked Texas men’s swimming and diving...

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Shannon Rhodes breaks offensive slump to bring Texas softball over Boise State

Carter Yates March 2, 2020

The Texas Longhorns, who had beaten two top-15 teams in the Judi Garman Classic tournament, were in trouble through three innings Sunday. Trailing 2-1 to unranked Boise State, the Texas bats had fallen...

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Errors costly in Texas baseball’s loss to Missouri

Nathan Han March 2, 2020

Just 15 hours after the team’s best win of the season against No. 6 Arkansas, Texas played its sloppiest game of the season against Missouri. In Sunday’s 9-8 loss against the Tigers, Texas...

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Male cheerleaders in UT-Austin’s Orange Squad challenge stereotypes, prioritize trust, safety

Aisling Ayers March 2, 2020

From the high school football field straight to the cheer mat, male members of UT’s cheer team, Orange Squad, are often recruited without any prior experience.  Often discovered in a campus...

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‘The Invisible Man’ reinvents classic tale of terror

Noah Levine March 2, 2020

Universal Classic Monsters is back from the grave yet again, this time with horror powerhouse Blumhouse behind the wheel.  “The Invisible Man,” directed by Leigh Whannell (“Upgrade”),...

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No. 5 Men’s Tennis returns to Forty Acres with doubleheader victory

Daniel Yznaga February 24, 2020

The No. 5 Texas Longhorns returned to the 40 Acres Sunday afternoon following a disappointing turnout at the ITA Indoor Nationals. Led by the senior duo of No. 6 senior Christian Sigsgaard and No. 2 senior...

Texas looks to keep tournament hopes alive against West Virginia

Stephen Wagner February 24, 2020

The Longhorns are running out of time to make their case for the NCAA Tournament. Back-to-back wins over TCU and Kansas State have given Texas hope that there’s still time for a late win streak...

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Texas women’s basketball rides two-game losing streak into West Virginia matchup

Myah Taylor February 17, 2020

To say it’s been a rough stretch of play for Texas women’s basketball would be an understatement. After cruising to a convincing 81-66 victory over the Red Raiders on Feb. 9, the Longhorns...