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

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Chapman peaking at right time for Texas

Sameer Bhuchar February 6, 2012

Freshman guard Myck Kabongo drove the length of the floor with the ball and glided to the rim for what looked like a sure two points, but Clint Chapman wasn’t taking any chances. The 6-feet-10-inch,...

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Longhorns cruise past Red Raiders to end losing streak

Austin Laymance February 6, 2012

The Longhorns figured out one way to avoid their late-game woes: blow out the other team. Texas cruised past Texas Tech, 74-57, on Saturday night at the Frank Erwin Center. After weeks of crushing defeats...

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Aggies haven’t lived up to expectations

Sameer Bhuchar February 6, 2012

In their final year of Big 12 play, the Aggies were supposed to be one of the conference's best. More importantly, they were supposed to be better than the Longhorns. That story hasn't played...

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Longhorns break losing streak, take down Tech

Austin Laymance February 5, 2012

The Longhorns figured out one way to avoid their late-game woes: blow out the other team. Texas cruised past Texas Tech, 74-57, on Saturday night at the Frank Erwin Center. After weeks of crushing defeats...

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Texas not taking lowly Red Raiders lightly

Sameer Bhuchar February 3, 2012

The Longhorns have lost so many close games lately, they must be due for one to go their way sooner or later, especially with the cellar-dwelling Red Raiders coming into town. But even though Texas is...

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Barnes needs to shoulder blame

Austin Laymance February 1, 2012

Basketball head coach Rick Barnes has dished out plenty of blame in recent weeks as the Longhorns continue to plummet towards the cellar of the Big 12 conference. Texas has dropped five of its last...

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Longhorns hope to make it to the Big Dance for 13th straight season under Barnes

Nick Cremona January 31, 2012

Rick Barnes has led Texas to the NCAA Tournament a dozen years in a row, but shaky play as of late could have the Longhorns on the outside looking in when the 64-team field is chosen in March. “Dropping...

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Horns’ second-half comeback attempt falls short

Austin Laymance January 31, 2012

The Texas Longhorns didn’t have an answer to Missouri’s Michael Dixon, and the No. 4 Tigers thwarted another late comeback attempt by UT. Dixon ended a furious second-half rally by Texas with...

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Texas miscues earn another loss in tight game

Sameer Bhuchar January 31, 2012

It was an all too familiar scene. Missouri had a 10-point lead with three minutes left, but the Longhorns still had some fight left in them. Texas clawed back into the game, but with five seconds left...

Longhorns still searching for consistency

Austin Laymance January 30, 2012

WACO — There wasn't much for the Longhorns to take away from another road loss, except for J'Covan Brown rediscovering his shooting touch. Texas didn't execute down the stretch, the...

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Barnes pleads for commitment from players

Sameer Bhuchar January 30, 2012

You can see it on head coach Rick Barnes’ and J’Covan Brown’s faces when they walk in for the post-game press conference. The frustration from another loss sets in and they may have private...

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Longhorns fail to convert chances into points against Baylor

Sameer Bhuchar January 28, 2012

WACO — Texas mounted yet another furious second-half comeback against the Baylor Bears, but came up short against the size and length of the Bears. Baylor’s Perry Jones III scored 22 and Quincy...

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