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

Longhorns look to rebound after early tournament exit

Stefan Scrafield October 27, 2011

After three consecutive first-round exits at the NCAA tournament, head coach Gail Goestenkors and the Longhorns will rely on veteran leadership and young talent to push them deeper into the postseason. Despite...

Longhorn women’s basketball team to tour Europe

Trey Scott August 3, 2011

The Texas women’s basketball team’s next exhibition game will take them a thousand miles from home. A 10-day trip to Europe for some summertime basketball and sightseeing begins Aug....

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...

Big 12, Big Ten continue tradition of inter-conference series

Sameer Bhuchar July 15, 2011

Though the Big Ten has 12 members and the Big 12 has 10 this year, the conferences kept something consistent that makes sense — the Big 12/Big Ten Women’s Basketball Challenge will be back. The...

Longhorns’ guard Fussell to try out for national U19 team

Will Anderson May 6, 2011

Freshman guard Chassidy Fussell and incoming recruit Cassie Peoples will try out for the national under-19 development team in Colorado Springs, Colo., later this month. USA Basketball made the...

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Reed wants a shot at current national champions

Alexandra Carreno May 5, 2011

For Cokie Reed, watching the Texas A&M women’s basketball squad win this year’s NCAA Championships brought back a feeling she has known since she begun her athletic career — competitiveness. “It’s...

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Senior Nash earns broadcasting award for graduate school

Sameer Bhuchar April 26, 2011

Though their season abruptly ended a month ago, that doesn’t mean the Longhorns haven’t been hard at work both on and off the court. Kathleen Nash is one of those players. Nash racked...

Horn’s season ends with another close defeat

Alexandra Carreno March 21, 2011

It’s back to the drawing board for the Texas women, who now have the entire offseason to reminisce about a season marked by the occasional triumph and more common disappointment. For the third...

Horn’s season ends with another close defeat

Alexandra Carreno March 21, 2011

It’s back to the drawing board for the Texas women, who now have the entire offseason to reminisce about a season marked by the occasional triumph and more common disappointment. For the third...

After a mediocre season, does Texas deserve to dance?

Alexandra Carreno and Sameer Bhuchar March 11, 2011

<strong> Yes </strong> Nineteen to 13. Yes, you read that correctly. The Longhorn women believe that record is enough for an NCAA bid. You know, it’s alright to question the...

Horns fall to Texas A&M in conference quarterfinals

Alexandra Carreno March 10, 2011

In what was their last chance to prove their worth to the NCAA selection committee, the Longhorns couldn’t make it past the quarterfinals of the Big 12 Championships, as they fell to a well-rested...

Longhorns advance; tourney hopes alive after beating Tigers

Sameer Bhuchar March 9, 2011

For the fourth season in a row, Texas (19-12; 8-9) faced Missouri (13-11: 5-12) in the first round of the Big 12 tournament and, for the fourth time in a row, the Longhorns prevailed. Texas, still...