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 rendered speechless as layups won’t even fall in loss

Dan Hurwitz March 22, 2010

For the second time in two minutes, Brittainey Raven received an outlet pass on a fast break and was unable to convert on the point-blank, uncontested layup. With an opportunity to narrow San Diego...

Stunned Horns left in Deacons’ Wake

Laken Litman March 22, 2010

NEW ORLEANS — The Longhorns’ final loss of the season, an 81-80 overtime heartbreaker to Wake Forest in the first round of the NCAA tournament Thursday, was indicative of their entire year,...

James’ disappointing showing on glass typifies Texas’ struggles in the Big Easy

Chris Tavarez March 22, 2010

NEW ORLEANS — The Big Easy has been everything but for Texas. Frustrating, disappointing and heartbreaking, yes, but definitely not easy. In its final game of the season, Texas lost 81-80...

Rupp’s big bat leads Texas to series victory

Austin Ries March 22, 2010

All week long, Texas worked on cutting down on strikeouts and putting the ball in play with two strikes. The Longhorns didn’t produce on Saturday, losing 5-3 to Nebraska and scattering eight...

Longhorns share court, wins

Alexandra Carreno March 22, 2010

The roars from the crowd could be heard from both sides of the Penick-Allison Tennis Center on Sunday afternoon as both Texas’ men’s and women’s tennis teams battled it out for match...

Extra-inning heroics send Texas past UTA

Kate Guerra March 18, 2010

After slingshotting their way through Wednesday night’s doubleheader against UT-El Paso, the No. 14 Longhorns barely escaped the grasp of the UT-Arlington Mavericks on Thursday night, winning...

Horns continue to struggle at the plate

Austin Ries March 18, 2010

As expected, the Longhorn baseball team has relied heavily on pitching this season to take control of games while waiting for hitting to follow along. It happened in Houston last weekend after the...

Horns Eliminated from Tournament

Laken Litman March 18, 2010

Texas and Baylor’s bad blood reached its boiling point Thursday night. In the Longhorns’ 86-67 loss — their fourth straight to the Bears — players on both teams broadcast their...

Horns relax before Southern Highlands Collegiate Masters

Andy Lutz March 18, 2010

Heading into this weekend’s Southern Highlands Collegiate Masters, head coach John Fields just wants his team to relax and have fun. After all, it is spring break, not to mention the fact that...

Relay team, 5 Longhorns compete in Fayetteville for track championships

Jim Pagels March 18, 2010

After two grueling months with meets every weekend, the Texas men’s track and field team will put it all on the line today at the NCAA National Indoor Track and Field Championships in Fayetteville,...

Girls look forward after disappointing finish in Big 12 Championships

Ryan Betori March 18, 2010

Two weekends ago, the Longhorns placed a disappointing seventh at the Big 12 championships. With five conference championships to their name since 1996, the poor performance was uncharacteristic. Now,...

Longhorns outlast Tigers, advance to second round

Sameer Bhuchar March 18, 2010

The fine line that separates the best of the Big 12 from the worst got even thinner for the Texas Longhorns. The No. 5-seed Longhorns suffered a scare from the No. 12-seed Missouri Tigers on Thursday...