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

New leaders step up for unranked Longhorns

Will Anderson November 8, 2010

What a difference a year makes. At this point in 2009, Texas was No. 3 in the nation thanks to the returning talent of two All-Big 12 performers and the addition of one of the highest-rated recruiting...

Canadian duo know one another very well

Dan Hurwitz November 8, 2010

Upon seeing Cory Joseph for the first time, Tristan Thompson noticed three things. “This is a curly haired guy with big ears,” Thompson recalls. “But he can shoot.” While...

Unranked Horns “more hungry” entering season

Will Anderson November 2, 2010

The relief was palpable in Cooley Pavilion on Monday afternoon as the burden of great expectations was lifted. For the first time in a decade, Texas did not make The Associated Press preseason Top...

Longhorns go on to excel in NBA

Austin Laymance October 26, 2010

  With the 2010-2011 NBA season tipping off tonight, here’s a look at the impact the 10 Longhorns in the league will have this year for their respective teams.   <strong>Miami</strong>...

Once top-ranked Horns have long off-season ahead of them

Blake Hurtik March 23, 2010

Try to think back to a time long, long ago. All the way back to January of this year. Things were much different then. A catastrophic earthquake shook Haiti. “Avatar” captured the...

Stunned Horns left in Deacons’ Wake

Laken Litman March 22, 2010

NEW ORLEANS — The Longhorns’ final loss of the season, an 81-80 overtime heartbreaker to Wake Forest in the first round of the NCAA tournament Thursday, was indicative of their entire year,...

James’ disappointing showing on glass typifies Texas’ struggles in the Big Easy

Chris Tavarez March 22, 2010

NEW ORLEANS — The Big Easy has been everything but for Texas. Frustrating, disappointing and heartbreaking, yes, but definitely not easy. In its final game of the season, Texas lost 81-80...

Horns Eliminated from Tournament

Laken Litman March 18, 2010

Texas and Baylor’s bad blood reached its boiling point Thursday night. In the Longhorns’ 86-67 loss — their fourth straight to the Bears — players on both teams broadcast their...

Cinderellas take tourney by storm

March 16, 2010

I’m going to make a confession here. Until about six days ago, I didn’t think the NCAA Tournament, the holy grail of American sports this side of the Super Bowl, was that big a deal. Sure,...

Kansas State upsets top-ranked Texas

Will Anderson January 19, 2010

For the third straight game, top-ranked Texas was pushed to its limit by a conference foe — but this time the Longhorns’ luck ran dry, their shots rimmed out, their free throws did not fall...

Winning streak gives Longhorns an edge, still have much to improve on

Laken Litman December 12, 2009

To the naked eye, the No. 2 Longhorns seem perfect. With a 7-0 start, why wouldn’t anyone think that? Behind closed doors, however, lie a coach and team who understand they have a long way to...