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Official newspaper of The University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of The University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Football

LSU football senior quarterback Jayden Daniels (5) runs with the ball Saturday, Nov. 11, 2023, during LSU’s 52-35 win against Florida at Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge, La.

Week 12: Heisman Watch

Lindsey Plotkin, Sports Desk Editor November 16, 2023

Jayden Daniels - LSU In LSU’s 52-35 win over Florida, Daniels became the first Football Bowl Subdivision quarterback to throw for over 350 yards and run for over 200 yards in the same game. He threw...

Texas football coach Steve Sarkisian during UTs game against TCU on Nov. 13, 2023.

Games to Watch: Iowa State

Isa Almeida, General Sports Reporter November 16, 2023

No. 16 Utah @ No. 19 Arizona Saturday, Nov. 18 at 1:30 p.m. on Pac-12 Network This Week 12 matchup of the Pac-12 conference, and Arizona’s last home game, could be unpredictable. The hosts are...

New Football Signees

New Football Signees

Lauren Hightower, General Sports Reporter November 16, 2023

As the regular season begins to settle for college football and signing day approaches, here is a look at the top recruits that have made a verbal commitment to Texas:    Colin Simmons Five-star...

Texas football coach Steve Sarkisian during UTs game against TCU on Nov. 13, 2023.

2024 four-star cornerback Wardell Mack flips commitment to Texas

Haden Knobloch, General Sports Reporter November 14, 2023

On Sunday, Wardell Mack flipped his verbal commitment from the University of Florida to UT. Mack, a Louisiana product, is currently ranked the 12th best cornerback in the nation and the fourth-best overall...

Texas football coach Steve Sarkisian during UTs game against TCU on Nov. 13, 2023.

Texas football talks how to proceed without Jonathon Brooks, keys to defeating Iowa State

Evan Vieth, Associate Sports Editor November 13, 2023

With a close win against TCU in the books, the Texas Longhorns sit at 9–1 atop the Big 12 with just two games to go. Head coach Steve Sarkisian and the rest of the Longhorns will have to prepare for...

Sophomore running back, Jonathon Brooks stiff arms BYU player as he runs for a touchdown on Oct. 28, 2023.

Texas star running back Jonathon Brooks out for the season with torn ACL

Evan Vieth, Associate Sports Editor November 12, 2023

Redshirt sophomore running back Jonathon Brooks sustained a torn ACL in the fourth quarter of Texas’s win against Texas Christian University on Saturday. The star rusher will undergo surgery and miss...

Wide receiver Adonai Mitchell during Texas game against TCU on Nov. 11, 2023. Mitchell made the game-winning catch in the fourth quarter.

Second quarter successes help Texas win nail-biter in Fort Worth

Evan Vieth, Associate Sports Editor November 12, 2023

Late heroics from the Longhorns secured a 29-26 win against the TCU Horned Frogs, but domination in the second quarter kept Texas ahead when the offense fell short in the second half.  The second quarter...

Texas quarterback Quinn Ewers during the Longhorns game against the TCU Horned Frogs on Nov. 11, 2023. The game was Ewers first back since getting injured during Texas game at Houston.

No. 7 Texas hangs on in Fort Worth to beat TCU 29-26

Lindsey Plotkin, Sports Desk Editor November 12, 2023

With just over two minutes left to play in the game, sophomore quarterback Quinn Ewers launched a perfect pass to junior wide receiver Adonai Mitchell on third-and-12. With just over two minutes left to...

Defensive linemen TVondre Sweat and Byron Murphy during Texas game against Kansas State on Nov. 4, 2023.

T’Vondre Sweat, Byron Murphy dominate offenses on field while helping teammates improve

Lindsey Plotkin, Sports Desk Editor November 9, 2023

The Texas defensive line duo of senior T’Vondre Sweat and junior Byron Murphy has proved that they are a force to be reckoned with.  Sweat and Murphy have led the defensive charge this season. In...

Coach Steve Sarkisian watches unranked Texas host No. 1 Alabama.

Games to Watch: TCU

Bo Espey, General Sports Reporter November 9, 2023

No. 3 Michigan at No. 10 Penn State Nov. 11, 11:00 a.m. CT, FOX Even with all of the off-field distractions, Michigan is chugging along as they set their focus on a third-straight Big Ten Championship...

Special teams unit has kept Texas standing in Ewers’ absence

Special teams unit has kept Texas standing in Ewers’ absence

Lindsey Plotkin, Sports Desk Editor November 9, 2023

Since the beginning of the season, head coach Steve Sarkisian has praised his team’s ability to be versatile. The special teams unit is no exception to this.  Special teams has been key for Texas...

Head to Head History: TCU

Head to Head History: TCU

Isa Almeida, General Sports Reporter November 9, 2023

The roles seemed to have changed since the last time Texas and TCU met. In last year’s meeting, the Horned Frogs ranked No. 2 while the Longhorns were barely in the running, sitting at No. 25. This year,...

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