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No. 11 Texas women’s basketball gets triple-digit win over UT-Arlington

No. 11 Texas women’s basketball gets triple-digit win over UT-Arlington

Isa Almeida, General Sports Reporter November 14, 2023

After struggling offensively against Liberty on Sunday, Texas women’s basketball recorded 61 points in the first half of its 110-64 win over UT-Arlington. Texas’ score at halftime was nearly double...

Takeaways from Texas’ 75-57 win over Liberty

Takeaways from Texas’ 75-57 win over Liberty

Emmanuel Ramirez, Senior Sports Reporter November 12, 2023

No. 13 Texas defeated the Liberty Flames 75-57 on Sunday. However, the game was not as lopsided as the score may indicate. The Longhorns required a strong second-half performance that allowed them to win...

Junior guard Tyrese Hunter jumps with the ball toward the hoop as an opponent from Delaware State attempts to block him on Nov. 10, 2023. Hunter scored 13 points for the Longhorns in this game, contributing to the 86-59 victory.

Takeaways from Texas’ 86-59 win over Delaware State

JT Bowen, Senior Sports Reporter November 12, 2023

It wasn’t the prettiest, but No. 18 Texas pulled away late in the second half to handle Delaware State in an 86-59 victory on Friday. While the Longhorns’ offense was stagnant for much of the night,...

Toughest non-conference opponents for Texas women’s basketball

Toughest non-conference opponents for Texas women’s basketball

Emmanuel Ramirez, Senior Sports Reporter November 10, 2023

The Texas Longhorns are fresh into their 2023-24 campaign, but before getting into Big 12 play for the final time, they will face strong opponents early in the season.  The first major test for the...

Junior forward DeYona Gaston attempts a layup against Texas Tech on Feb 8. 2022. Texas defeated Texas Tech 80 - 71.

Texas women’s basketball defeats Southern in season opener

Isa Almeida, General Sports Reporter November 9, 2023

No. 13 Texas women’s basketball started the season on a high with a dominating 80-35 victory over Southern University. “I’m really pleased with our team tonight,” head coach Vic Schaefer said....

Mens basketball coach Rodney Terry on March 27, 2023.

Texas men’s basketball comes in hot in season opener against Incarnate Word

Katie Borchetta, Sports Desk Editor November 7, 2023

No.18 Texas defeated Incarnate Word 88-56 in its season opener at the Moody Center. “It's always an exciting time, starting a new journey, a new season,” Texas head coach Rodney Terry said after...

Guard Shay Holle, follows behind Rori Harmon as she completes a layup on a breakaway. Texas played against Oklahoma at the Frank Erwin Center on February 12th, 2022.

Vic Schaefer not happy with team’s performance, despite 124-52 exhibition victory over Midwestern State

Emmanuel Ramirez, Senior Sports Reporter November 4, 2023

Texas women’s basketball beat the Midwestern State Mustangs in an exhibition game, 124-52, at the Moody Center on Thursday night.  This Texas roster is stacked with a combination of both young and...

Virginia transfer Kadin Shedrick cleared to play for Texas, should be available for season opener

Virginia transfer Kadin Shedrick cleared to play for Texas, should be available for season opener

JT Bowen, General Sports Reporter November 2, 2023

Texas men’s basketball gained a huge boost on Wednesday, with senior forward Kadin Shedrick announcing he’s been cleared to play. The news paves the way for Shedrick, who transferred from Virginia...

Fans in the stands support the women’s basketball team in their Orange vs. White scrimmage in the Moody Center on Oct. 24, 2023. A boy caught one of the free t-shirts that cheerleaders and Hook’em launched during half time.

Texas women’s basketball looks to improve attendance this season

Emmanuel Ramirez, Senior Sports Reporter November 2, 2023

Texas women’s basketball played its annual Orange and White Scrimmage last Tuesday night at the Moody Center and the team offered incentives from Texas Athletics to increase attendance. Although the...

Max Abmas dribbles the ball against a St. Edward’s defender during the University’s exhibition men’s basketball game on Oct. 30, 2023

Texas men’s basketball takes St. Edward’s in preseason exhibition match

Katie Borchetta, Sports Desk Editor October 31, 2023

Texas men’s basketball was awakened after a redeeming 84-63 win over St. Edward’s in a monumental crosstown showdown. This matchup was also meaningful for Texas head coach Rodney Terry, whose alma...

Meet the man moving Texas basketball into the future

Meet the man moving Texas basketball into the future

JT Bowen, General Sports Reporter October 26, 2023

If everything goes according to plan, Texas men’s basketball might shatter its record for three pointers attempted in a season. Part of it is a complementary roster that restocked on outside shooting. The...

UT Womens basketball head coach Vic Shaefer.

Texas women’s basketball’s Orange-White Scrimmage gives fans a glimpse into the season

Isa Almeida, General Sports Reporter October 24, 2023

Texas women’s basketball put on a show in front of fans for the first time this season in Tuesday’s Orange-White Scrimmage held at Moody Center. Following an early exit from the NCAA tournament,...

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