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Official newspaper of The University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of The University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

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Texas fights through shot clock, scoreboard problems to beat Oklahoma State 78-69

Texas fights through shot clock, scoreboard problems to beat Oklahoma State 78-69

January 29, 2023

Junior forward Taylor Jones had a near-perfect night, scoring 19 points in Texas’ 78-69 win over Oklahoma State on Saturday. Fresh off two ranked wins over No. 24 Baylor and No. 14 Oklahoma, Texas...

No. 10 Texas falls to No. 4 Tennessee 82-71 in matchup between Texas’ past and present

No. 10 Texas falls to No. 4 Tennessee 82-71 in matchup between Texas’ past and present

January 28, 2023

Texas interim head coach Rodney Terry’s first top-10 matchup came Saturday night against No. 4 Tennessee in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge. The two sides squared up last year in Austin, with the Longhorns...

Taylor Jones, once recruited by Oklahoma, is now shining at Texas

Taylor Jones, once recruited by Oklahoma, is now shining at Texas

January 26, 2023

Taylor Jones never thought she’d be playing collegiate basketball for the Texas Longhorns. In fact, she grew up in a house that particularly despised burnt orange — The Jones were much more of a maroon...

No. 10 Texas set to face one of the country’s best defenses Saturday at No. 4 Tennessee

No. 10 Texas set to face one of the country’s best defenses Saturday at No. 4 Tennessee

January 26, 2023

No. 10 Texas travels to Knoxville on Saturday to face No. 4 Tennessee in the 10th annual and final SEC/Big 12 Challenge. Texas acting head coach Rodney Terry and Tennessee’s Rick Barnes face each...

Texas defeats No. 14 Oklahoma 78-58 in Red River Rivalry blowout

Texas defeats No. 14 Oklahoma 78-58 in Red River Rivalry blowout

January 25, 2023

While the word “love” isn’t usually thrown around when talking about the Oklahoma Sooners, on Wednesday night, love was in the air for Texas women’s basketball.    The program celebrated...

Cunningham’s career high, Carr’s 21 points lead Texas to win over Oklahoma State, 89-75

Cunningham’s career high, Carr’s 21 points lead Texas to win over Oklahoma State, 89-75

January 25, 2023

After a brief road trip which the Longhorns split, No. 10 Texas faced Oklahoma State at home on Tuesday night. A little over two weeks ago, the Longhorns used a late run to pull away from the Cowboys...

Guard SirJabari Rice goes in for a layup during the Texas mens basketball game against Texas Tech on Jan. 14, 2023. Texas beat Texas Tech 72-70.

Sir’Jabari Rice and his shot fake are for real

January 23, 2023

If there was a national men’s college hoops sixth man of the year award, Texas graduate guard Sir’Jabari Rice would be a serious contender for the theoretical honor. The former New Mexico State Aggie...

Rori Harmon and Shaylee Gonzales lead Texas to a clutch 68–55 road win over Baylor

Rori Harmon and Shaylee Gonzales lead Texas to a clutch 68–55 road win over Baylor

January 22, 2023

Entering its fourth Big 12 Conference road game for the season, Texas women’s basketball went bear hunting.   The Longhorns claimed a 68–55 win over the Baylor Bears, presenting themselves with...

Texas gets back on track against West Virginia with 69-61 win

Texas gets back on track against West Virginia with 69-61 win

January 21, 2023

After a loss to No. 12 Iowa State in Ames, Iowa, No. 7 Texas traveled to Morgantown, West Virginia to take on Bob Huggins and the Mountaineers Saturday night. West Virginia is struggling, coming into...

As Texas continues to find success at home, student section seats are harder to come by

As Texas continues to find success at home, student section seats are harder to come by

January 19, 2023

Despite the rollercoaster of a month that Texas men’s basketball had, interim head coach Rodney Terry and his team are doing well. The Longhorns are currently fourth in the Big 12 and the No. 7 team...

Texas women’s basketball falls 64-68 to Texas Tech

Texas women’s basketball falls 64-68 to Texas Tech

January 19, 2023

Texas women’s basketball traveled to Lubbock to take on Texas Tech on Wednesday night. After taking the lead in the first quarter, Tech stormed back, defeating Texas 68-64. Texas moved into the rankings...

Texas falls to Iowa State in Hunter’s return to Ames

Texas falls to Iowa State in Hunter’s return to Ames

January 17, 2023

No. 7 Texas took on No. 12 Iowa State in Ames, Iowa Tuesday night in transfer sophomore guard Tyrese Hunter’s first time back at Hilton Coliseum. It was yet to be determined if the Cyclone faithful...

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