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

NCAA unsportsmanlike conduct rule change has coaches worried

Sameer Bhuchar July 26, 2011

The Big 12 Media Days kicked off with a refresher course in the rules. The NCAA emphasized and clarified two new amendments to their “unsportsmanlike conduct” rule Monday that has some of...

Media Daze: Texas’ talent underwhelming on Day 1

Nick Cremona July 25, 2011

The first of two Big 12 Media Days will have its fair share of star power, but the shine from Texas’ stars will be much dimmer than those of the other teams in attendance. The Longhorns...

Texas A&M, Oklahoma would suffer in the SEC

Trey Scott July 25, 2011

It is summertime, so you know what that means: sun, fun and talks of the Big 12 being split apart. While reports that Texas A&M and Oklahoma were interested in moving to the Southeastern Conference...

Beebe again guiding Big 12 through troubled waters

Sameer Bhuchar July 25, 2011

Big 12 Commissioner Dan Beebe will, yet again, have a lot of explaining to do. With Texas A&M and Oklahoma threatening to leave the Big 12 for the SEC because of potential recruiting conflicts...

Big 12 Conference ready for season of change

Christian Corona July 25, 2011

Much has changed in the Big 12. Winning the Red River Rivalry used to be an almost surefire way of getting to the Big 12 Championship. Texas and OU will still play in Dallas each October, but...

Conference foes worried about Longhorn Network

Jim Vertuno July 22, 2011

Texas officials talked with Big 12 athletic directors and presidents this week about the upcoming launch of the Longhorn Network in hopes of calming fears that it gives the Longhorns an unfair advantage...

Sports Briefly: Longhorn Network, Women’s Basketball

Sara Beth Purdy and Christian Corona July 21, 2011

College GameDay to help kick off Longhorn Network's debut The group who many avid college football fans are accustomed to starting their Saturday morning with will help Longhorn Network kick...

Benson spiraling out of control

Trey Scott July 21, 2011

Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on me. Fool me six times? You need some serious help. Former Longhorn running back Cedric Benson had his sixth run-in with the law last weekend when...

Big 12 Preseason football team released

Trey Scott July 20, 2011

If the 2011 All-Big 12 Preseason team is any indication, the rest of the league has some catching up to do. Oklahoma paced the conference with a total of nine selections, five more than any other...

Two Longhorn linebackers make awards watch list

Nick Cremona July 15, 2011

The Longhorns' season may have not ended as they planned last year, but it has had no effect on preseason award nominations for several players. Two more Longhorns were added to the list of possible...

Hughes easygoing off the field, businesslike on it

Christian Corona July 14, 2011

Camrhon Hughes claims to be a laid-back guy, but you wouldn’t know it by the way he carries himself on a football field. “It’s like two different people,” Hughes said. “It...

Quarterback recruit works to find teammates to come to Texas

Trey Scott July 14, 2011

Quarterbacks like Connor Brewer don’t just grow on trees. Not too many put up the high school numbers that the Scottsdale, Arizona native has — 2,677 yards last season with 37 touchdowns....