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 seniors hurting, unaccustomed to losing

Jordan Godwin October 6, 2010

This is not how Texas imagined its season would go. Not hardly. But imagine the burn that the seniors are feeling right now. Three years ago today, 19th ranked Texas lost to 10th ranked Oklahoma...

Monroe struggles for starting position

Laken Litman October 5, 2010

Wanted: a go-to offensive player with killer separation speed, quick hands, smart route-running abilities who likes to wear burnt orange. If discovered, please call Texas head coach Mack Brown as he’s...

Sooners sting Horns as frustration mounts

Dan Hurwitz October 4, 2010

On the patio of an uptown Dallas bar on Saturday night, a young man with beer in hand dressed in Oklahoma crimson bumped into a burnt-orange wearing male. The slightest contact of the two bodies...

Horns’ hopes dashed by penalties

Laken Litman October 4, 2010

The Longhorns’ opponent this past weekend wore burnt orange and white, not red. Texas had nine penalties for 81 yards and that is what essentially propelled Oklahoma to its 28-20 win at the 105th...

OU reclaims Golden Hat as Texas falters

Jordan Godwin October 4, 2010

Oklahoma beat Texas because of at least a dozen mistakes — Aaron Williams just so happened to commit the last one. Saturday’s loss, the second consecutive for the once-mighty Longhorns,...

Higgins wins starting role at defensive tackle

Laken Litman September 1, 2010

One of defensive coordinator Will Muschamp’s biggest concerns heading into this season is the inexperience inside at defensive tackle. Junior Kheeston Randall, who had 23 tackles and two sacks...

Wide receivers beginning to separate from pack

Chris Tavarez March 25, 2010

Texas is already more than halfway through with its spring practices, which means the days of Colt McCoy and Jordan Shipley are fading farther and farther away in the rearview mirror. It was no secret...

Coaching staff continues its debate in making next season’s depth chart

Laken Litman March 23, 2010

Spring is a time to build depth in order to prepare for future injuries and the unexpected. As the Texas football team learned last season, it needs to be deep in all areas in case something tragic...

National Championship game stuns fans, provides hope for future

Ben Wermund January 14, 2010

A disappointed silence fell over the crowd at Cuatros bar in Austin when the University of Alabama recovered the ball for the last time in the fourth quarter, ending the Longhorn’s last chance...