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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

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Texas head basketball coach Chris Beard leaves the court for halftime during a game against UTRGV on Dec. 3, 2021.

Texas fires Chris Beard, Rodney Terry named interim head coach

January 5, 2023

CW: This article contains mentions of interpersonal violence.  Texas has fired men’s basketball head coach Chris Beard, for cause, according to a Jan. 5 statement from Texas Athletics. Interim head...

Longhorns defeat Horned Frogs in Fort Worth, keep undefeated conference record alive

Longhorns defeat Horned Frogs in Fort Worth, keep undefeated conference record alive

January 5, 2023

Texas women’s basketball cleaned the court with TCU in an 81-69 win at Schollmaier Arena Wednesday night. Texas is now on an eight-game win streak with a 2–0 conference record, adding to their first...

No. 6 Texas unable to find answer to Kansas State’s scoring barrage in 116-103 loss

No. 6 Texas unable to find answer to Kansas State’s scoring barrage in 116-103 loss

January 4, 2023

No. 6 Texas fell to Kansas State 116-103 Tuesday night at the Moody Center, marking the Longhorns’ first loss of conference play and first defeat since Dec. 6 against Illinois. In Rodney Terry’s...

No. 6 Texas opens Big 12 play with a thrilling 70-69 win at Oklahoma

No. 6 Texas opens Big 12 play with a thrilling 70-69 win at Oklahoma

January 1, 2023

No. 6 Texas started Big 12 play in Norman on Saturday against Oklahoma, who entered the game with a 9–3 record. The Longhorns, under the leadership of interim head coach Rodney Terry, have strung together...

Worthy, running back room struggle against Washington in 27-20 Alamo Bowl loss

Worthy, running back room struggle against Washington in 27-20 Alamo Bowl loss

December 30, 2022

No. 21 Texas learned that it's hard to win without its top three skill players.  Left without the two-punch running back duo of junior Bijan Robinson and senior Roschon Johnson, who both opted out...

Texas fails to overcome third down inefficiency, drops Alamo Bowl game in 27-20 loss

Texas fails to overcome third down inefficiency, drops Alamo Bowl game in 27-20 loss

December 30, 2022

After cutting the deficit to a single possession late in the Valero Alamo Bowl, No. 21 Texas saw its onside kick attempt recovered by No. 12 Washington, effectively sealing the victory for the Huskies. The...

Texas volleyball claims national championship, ends decade-long title drought

Texas volleyball claims national championship, ends decade-long title drought

December 17, 2022

With a 25-24 lead in the third set and do-or-die match point on the line for Louisville, sophomore libero Keonilei Akana delivered a service ace for Texas. A rush from the bench stormed toward the Longhorns...

No. 1 volleyball takes down San Diego, advances to national championship

No. 1 volleyball takes down San Diego, advances to national championship

December 16, 2022

Top-seeded Texas volleyball held its own in the NCAA tournament national semifinal against No. 2 seed San Diego on Thursday, securing a spot in the national championship game with a 3-1 win in Omaha, Nebraska. “What...

Chris Beard arrested, charged with assault on family member

Chris Beard arrested, charged with assault on family member

December 12, 2022

CW: This article contains mentions of interpersonal violence.  Texas men’s basketball head coach Chris Beard was arrested on Dec. 12 and charged with third-degree felony assault on a family member,...

No. 1 volleyball advances to Final Four after 4 set battle against Ohio State in final home game

No. 1 volleyball advances to Final Four after 4 set battle against Ohio State in final home game

December 11, 2022

For the third time this season, the top-seeded Longhorns toppled No. 3 seed Ohio State in a four-set battle on Saturday in Gregory Gym to advance to the Final Four of the NCAA Tournament. The win against...

No. 1 Texas volleyball triumphs over Marquette, advances to Elite Eight

No. 1 Texas volleyball triumphs over Marquette, advances to Elite Eight

December 8, 2022

Top-seeded Texas volleyball beat out No. 4 seed Marquette 3-1 in the NCAA Tournament Regional Semifinal on Thursday at Gregory Gym. With the win, the Longhorns will make their 16th Elite Eight appearance...

Despite second-half surge, No. 2 Texas falls to No. 17 Illinois in OT

Despite second-half surge, No. 2 Texas falls to No. 17 Illinois in OT

December 6, 2022

No. 2 Texas dropped its first game of the season in an overtime 78-85 loss against No. 17 Illinois on Tuesday night in New York. The first game of the annual Jimmy V Classic doubleheader — which raises...

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