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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

Beard has ‘really high expectations’ for new star Tre Mitchell

Beard has ‘really high expectations’ for new star Tre Mitchell

Nicholas Pannes, Sports Reporter September 23, 2021

Two months out from the start of the basketball season, there are still more questions than answers when it comes to the Longhorns’ starting roster. But Texas fans can likely count on seeing a lot of...

Getting familiar with transfer Timmy Allen

Getting familiar with transfer Timmy Allen

Christina Huang September 15, 2021

A big task on head coach Chris Beard’s to-do list is get the Texas fanbase familiar with the new players who will suit up in the burnt orange this season. Wednesday’s media availability for Texas men’s...

Beard continues to be vocal about community engagement, championship aspirations

Beard continues to be vocal about community engagement, championship aspirations

Nick Pannes, Sports Reporter September 15, 2021
As the new Texas men’s basketball head coach, Beard has done all he can to keep the conversation surrounding his program going.
Diving into Marcus Carr expectations with The Minnesota Daily

Diving into Marcus Carr expectations with The Minnesota Daily

Christina Huang, Sports Reporter September 14, 2021
The Daily Texan spoke with The Minnesota Daily’s sports writers AJ Condon and Tony Liebert about what fans can expect from former Minnesota guard Marcus Carr.
Experienced Texas men’s basketball roster focuses on building chemistry this summer

Experienced Texas men’s basketball roster focuses on building chemistry this summer

Ross Fisher, Sports Reporter August 5, 2021

Chris Beard looked for help from other programs this offseason to make up for the departure of last season’s stars — Matt Coleman, Jericho Sims, Kai Jones and Greg Brown — and signed six of the top...

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Early Texas Men’s Basketball lineup predictions

Ross Fisher, Sports Reporter July 29, 2021

When Chris Beard took over as the new head coach of Texas basketball in April, he didn’t even have five players he could put on the court to round out a starting group. Beard has now landed six of...

New head coach Chris Beard begins men’s basketball culture rebuild

New head coach Chris Beard begins men’s basketball culture rebuild

Ross Fisher, Sports Reporter July 15, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared as part of the July 6 flipbook. The Texas men’s basketball program appeared to be heading towards a total rebuild one week after being crowned Big 12 Tournament...

Texas basketball prospects in 2021 NBA Draft

Jackson Conner, Sports Reporter July 15, 2021

Just over four months after helping the Texas basketball program earn its first Big 12 Postseason Tournament championship, four former Longhorns are anxiously waiting to hear their names called during...

UMass transfer Tre Mitchell gives Longhorns much-needed frontcourt presence

UMass transfer Tre Mitchell gives Longhorns much-needed frontcourt presence

Christina Huang, Sports Reporter June 24, 2021

The transfer portal continues to reward the Longhorns. Last week, UMass center Tre Mitchell became Texas’ sixth transfer addition this off-season. The addition of Mitchell should boost the Longhorns’...

New Texas men’s basketball staff embraces alternate recruiting style

New Texas men’s basketball staff embraces alternate recruiting style

Matthew Boncosky May 8, 2021

In this day and age of college basketball, it can be hard to keep track of which playmakers are suiting up for which team as athletes transfer left and right. The new Texas men’s basketball coaching...

Transfer Dylan Disu’s reasons for coming to Texas go beyond basketball

Transfer Dylan Disu’s reasons for coming to Texas go beyond basketball

Christina Huang May 5, 2021

Dylan Disu is the latest in a string of high-profile transfers to choose Texas as their next destination, but his connections to the University run deeper than the allure of a program piloted by new head...

Matt Coleman’s legacy shows more than just winning

Matt Coleman’s legacy shows more than just winning

Matthew Boncosky April 30, 2021

Numerous high-profile athletes with gaudy single-season performances have come through the Texas men’s basketball program, but few players had the four-year impact of senior guard Matt Coleman. Coleman,...