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

Texas defense suffers despite a victory

Laken Litman October 19, 2010

Though they were lights out against one of the nation’s top rushing attacks, the Longhorns’ defense took a beating in Lincoln as several starters were injured. Junior linebacker Keenan...

Horns derail Huskers’ title hopes

Dan Hurwitz October 18, 2010

En route to beating the Cornhuskers 20-13 on Saturday, the Longhorns avoided making the major mistakes that doomed them in their previous two games in which they combined for seven turnovers and 17...

Acho brothers lead charge to stop ‘T-Magic’

Laken Litman October 18, 2010

LINCOLN, Neb. — Senior defensive end Sam Acho pounded his chest and pumped his fist as he bounced up and down the rows of his stretching teammates, revving them up with encouraging words before...

Gilbert, stout defense lead UT to victory

Jordan Godwin October 18, 2010

LINCOLN, Neb. — Garrett Gilbert kneeled the ball for one last time and immediately sprinted to the sideline to celebrate with his teammates. It was the breakthrough performance that the sophomore...

Texas spoils Nebraska redemption game

Jordan Godwin October 17, 2010

LINCOLN, Neb. – The unranked Longhorns entered Nebraska’s Memorial Stadium with nothing to lose and everything to prove. After two straight losses, many had written Texas off and few...

Retiring McCoy’s number a bright spot in dreary year

Jordan Godwin October 14, 2010

With the direction Texas football is headed lately, retiring Colt McCoy’s number might be the brightest spot of the season. We all know his resume — more wins than any other quarterback...

Retiring McCoy’s number a bright spot in dreary year

Jordan Godwin October 14, 2010

With the direction Texas football is headed lately, retiring Colt McCoy’s number might be the brightest spot of the season. We all know his resume — more wins than any other quarterback...

Texas motivated to avoid third loss

Laken Litman October 13, 2010

The Longhorns are tired of losing. They’re tired of being scrutinized for mistakes and they want to be the team and the program they’ve been for the past 12 years under head coach Mack Brown. The...

Texas motivated to avoid third loss

Laken Litman October 13, 2010

The Longhorns are tired of losing. They’re tired of being scrutinized for mistakes and they want to be the team and the program they’ve been for the past 12 years under head coach Mack Brown. The...

Texas uses bye week to get away, relax

Jordan Godwin October 12, 2010

With the weekend off, the Longhorn players had a chance to get away from football. “It was definitely a great time to relax and have a normal Saturday,” said safety Blake Gideon. “I’m...

Texas uses bye week to get away, relax

Jordan Godwin October 12, 2010

With the weekend off, the Longhorn players had a chance to get away from football. “It was definitely a great time to relax and have a normal Saturday,” said safety Blake Gideon. “I’m...

Little to lose for Horns against Cornhuskers

Dan Hurwitz October 12, 2010

We have all had our week to gripe about the Longhorns. Now it is time to rally around them. The team hasn’t given up, and neither should you. Yes, Texas has lost its last two games. But...