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

2012-01-25_Basketball_vs_Missouri_Elisabeth

Longhorn guards lead Texas to blowout victory over Missouri

Stefan Scrafield January 26, 2012

After struggling to find their rhythm in Norman, the Longhorn guards were not about to be outplayed at home on Wednesday night. The Texas backcourt combined to score 54 of the team’s 75 points while...

2011-01-18_Basketball_vs_IowaState_Elisabeth

Texas welcomes last-place Missouri

Nick Cremona January 25, 2012

At 0-6 in Big 12 play, the Missouri Tigers are in sole possession of last place in the conference. The Longhorns aren’t too far ahead. Texas is just 2-4 in the conference and finds itself at eighth...

2011-11-20_WBasketball_vs_Alcorn_State_Elisabeth

Slow starts and offensive woes have Longhorns struggling

Stefan Scrafield January 24, 2012

While the women’s struggles have received less attention than their male counterparts, Texas hasn’t quite lived up to expectations so far this year. Slow starts, poor offensive execution and...

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Enemkpali grows as Longhorns’ road woes continue

Nick Cremona January 23, 2012

 Following an exciting, buzzer-beating win over Iowa State, head coach Gail Goestenkors knew the Longhorns were in for a physical game when they traveled to Oklahoma to take on the Sooners. “We...

2011-01-18_Basketball_vs_IowaState_Elisabeth

Longhorns look to move up the conference standings against Oklahoma

Stefan Scrafield January 20, 2012

Coming off a close victory over a feisty Iowa State squad, the Longhorns will look to get to the .500 mark in conference play this Saturday against the Oklahoma Sooners. Both Texas (12-5, 2-3 Big 12)...

2011-01-18_Basketball_vs_IowaState_Elisabeth

Anderson hits game-winning shot to lift Longhorns over Cyclones

Nick Cremona January 19, 2012

After silencing a late rally by the Cyclones, the Longhorns had one final opportunity to put them away for good. With the game tied at 60 and under 20 seconds to go in the second half, senior guard Yvonne...

2011-01-18_Basketball_vs_IowaState_Elisabeth

Longhorns come out on top of back-and-forth battle with Iowa State

Stefan Scrafield January 19, 2012

Despite struggling to pull away all night, Texas was able to capitalize when it mattered most and come away with a big conference win at the Frank Erwin Center on Wednesday. After a couple clutch Iowa...

2012-01-15_Basketball_vs_Baylor_Elisabeth

Longhorns shouldn’t sleep on cellar-dwelling Cyclones

Nick Cremona January 18, 2012

 Following a tough loss to the nation’s top-ranked team this past weekend, Texas has a chance to rebound with a win against Iowa State. The Longhorns own a 1-3 conference record, but can do...

Longhorns, Goestenkors hope to end postseason win drought

Nick Cremona January 17, 2012

It’s been quite some time since Texas last enjoyed any sort of postseason success. After Gail Goestenkors took over for the legendary Jody Conradt back in 2007, the program has yet to make it past...

2012-01-15_Basketball_vs_Baylor_Elisabeth

Texas women’s basketball struggle through roller coaster holiday schedule

Stefan Scrafield January 17, 2012

With a couple upset losses and a shocking conference victory, the presents under the Christmas tree weren’t the only surprises for the Texas women’s basketball team this holiday season. The...

2012-01-15_Basketball_vs_Baylor_Elisabeth

Horns hammered by No. 1 Bears

Nick Cremona January 16, 2012

Make no mistake; the Baylor Bears are an impressive basketball team. Led by the unparalleled Brittney Griner, the Bears stormed out to a big lead just minutes into the Sunday afternoon game and eventually...

Longhorns look to lengthen winning streak against Grambling State

Nick Cremona December 20, 2011

Texas enters tonight's game on a three game win streak with its last victory coming against a surprisingly resilient North Texas squad. The Longhorns (8-2) now face the Grambling State Tigers (4-4)...