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Jaylon Tyson’s connection to Beard sparks flipped commitment from Texas Tech to Texas

Jaylon Tyson’s connection to Beard sparks flipped commitment from Texas Tech to Texas

Christina Huang April 14, 2021

The Texas basketball program had three commitments in the 2021 recruiting cycle when Shaka Smart left to become the new head coach at Marquette University on March 26. All three decommitted once Smart...

Texas downs Nevada 4-3 for 9th straight victory

Texas downs Nevada 4-3 for 9th straight victory

Vicente Montalvo April 14, 2021

With a one-run lead in the top of the ninth inning, head coach David Pierce turned to the bullpen, something he had done all night. Freshman pitcher Aaron Nixon took the mound and managed to get two routine...

Key players separating from pack as Orange-White Game looms

Key players separating from pack as Orange-White Game looms

Carter Yates April 13, 2021

Texas finished their ninth practice of spring ball Tuesday morning, marking less than two weeks until the annual Orange-White Spring Game. Through the first few weeks of spring practice, head coach Steve...

Sarkisian’s coaching staff makes strides with veteran players

Sarkisian’s coaching staff makes strides with veteran players

Carter Yates April 12, 2021
The Texas football program entered spring practice with 12 total coaches on staff. Ten of them, including head coach Steve Sarkisian, were not with the team last year.
Coach Capitani reflects on the resilience of Texas women’s swim and dive this season

Coach Capitani reflects on the resilience of Texas women’s swim and dive this season

Emily Schumacher April 12, 2021
Despite facing countless challenges due to COVID-19, head coach Carol Capitani led the Texas women’s swimming and diving team to a third-place finish in the NCAA Championship meet, which marked the best showing by a Texas team since 2001.
Home runs and stellar pitching help Texas sweep Kansas State 9-2

Home runs and stellar pitching help Texas sweep Kansas State 9-2

Vicente Montalvo April 12, 2021

The No. 4-ranked Texas baseball team completed their second Big 12 series sweep with a 9-2 win over Kansas State on Sunday afternoon, tying their season-high win streak of eight games. After winning...

Texas breezes by Iowa State to sweep series, remains perfect in conference play

Texas breezes by Iowa State to sweep series, remains perfect in conference play

Nicholas Pannes April 11, 2021

The Texas softball team improved their overall record to 31–3 and remained undefeated in Big 12 conference play this season with a 10-0 win against Iowa State on Sunday. Sophomore pitcher Shea O’Leary’s...

Braswell’s heroics lift Texas men’s tennis over Oklahoma State 4-3

Braswell’s heroics lift Texas men’s tennis over Oklahoma State 4-3

Ross Fisher April 11, 2021

Serving for the dual match in a third-set tiebreaker at 6-5, Texas freshman Micah Braswell unleashed a powerful serve, forcing Oklahoma State junior Emile Hudd into a desperate lunge. The ball looped...

Longhorns sweep Kansas State 7-0, move to 20–1 on season

Longhorns sweep Kansas State 7-0, move to 20–1 on season

Sam Starr April 11, 2021

The Texas women’s tennis team improved their Big 12 regular-season dual-match win streak to 29 on Sunday in an impressive sweep of Kansas State. Senior Marta Perez Mur and freshman Charlotte Chavatipon...

Texas men’s golf collapse after leading first two rounds, finish third at Aggie Invitational

Texas men’s golf collapse after leading first two rounds, finish third at Aggie Invitational

Stephen Wagner April 11, 2021

Traditions Golf Club in College Station can’t compare to the greens at Augusta National Golf Club. But on Masters Sunday, the Aggie Invitational carried its own magic, even though it ended up cursing...

Texas Rowing starts season off right with dominant performance in Ann Arbor

Texas Rowing starts season off right with dominant performance in Ann Arbor

Riley Glenn April 10, 2021

The women on the Longhorn rowing team have been eagerly waiting for a chance to get back on the water since their season was canceled last spring. On Saturday morning, they seemed to channel that frustration...

New infield helps secure series victory against Kansas State 15-1

New infield helps secure series victory against Kansas State 15-1

Vicente Montalvo April 10, 2021

After having relied on a big eighth inning to secure the victory in game one against Kansas State, the Longhorns decided to jump out of the gates swinging and never slowed down, defeating the Wildcats...