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

New assistant introduces old-school mentality

Sameer Bhuchar November 8, 2010

Newly hired assistant coach Ronald Hughey brings a simple, old-school philosophy to the Texas women’s basketball team. “You must be agile, mobile, hostile,” he repeats multiple...

Barnes continues to send Longhorns to play in NBA

Austin Laymance November 8, 2010

While Texas’ 2009 season was one marred by inconsistency and extreme highs and lows, one thing remained constant — Rick Barnes sent three more Longhorns to the NBA. In his 12 years in...

New leaders step up for unranked Longhorns

Will Anderson November 8, 2010

What a difference a year makes. At this point in 2009, Texas was No. 3 in the nation thanks to the returning talent of two All-Big 12 performers and the addition of one of the highest-rated recruiting...

Canadian duo know one another very well

Dan Hurwitz November 8, 2010

Upon seeing Cory Joseph for the first time, Tristan Thompson noticed three things. “This is a curly haired guy with big ears,” Thompson recalls. “But he can shoot.” While...

CB Brown out for season with broken right forearm

Andy Lutz November 8, 2010

Texas senior cornerback Chykie Brown suffered a broken right forearm in Saturday’s 39-14 loss to Kansas State and will miss the remainder of the season, ending his career as a Longhorn. Brown...

Women’s swimming and diving outmatch Aggies

Sara Beth Purdy November 8, 2010

After two weeks of broken records by sophomore Laura Sogar, don’t be discouraged by the fact that she clocked a time slightly slower than her most recent “fastest in the nation” record....

Livingston sets early tone for UT in huge victories

Lauren Giudice November 8, 2010

Diver Drew Livingston and swimmer Jackson Wilcox both collected two wins each on Friday in the Longhorns’ victories over Indiana and Michigan. Texas defeated Michigan 160-140 and Indiana 181-119. Wilcox...

Ellis advances to semifinals in NYC, beats two top seeds

Alex Endress November 8, 2010

After receiving an “at-large” invitation, sophomore Aeriel Ellis participated in the ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships this past weekend and was able to advance all the way...

All-Stars outplay Texas for fun

Bri Thomas November 8, 2010

After Friday night’s second inning began with a leadoff home run by senior Raygan Feight, the following nine batters contributed to a 10-run inning for Texas. Seven more runs were added over the...

Faucette guides Horns past Sooners

Austin Laymance November 8, 2010

Juliann Faucette would not let Texas’ eight-match win streak come to an end Saturday. The senior All-American outside hitter put the Longhorns on her shoulders and carried the team with a career-high...

Corrie, Andersen defeated in ITA doubles semifinals

Wes Maulsby November 8, 2010

Texas experienced its fair share of highs and lows this weekend. Senior Ed Corrie and junior Jean Andersen had a strong showing at the ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships, and the other...

Loss to Wildcats brings program to new low

Jon Parrett November 8, 2010

MANHATTAN, Kan. — As the Longhorns walked off the field Saturday, their heads hung low as a cold wind carried the chant, “We own Texas,” courtesy of the Kansas State faithful. The...