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

Kansas State runs wild on Longhorns

Laken Litman November 8, 2010

MANHATTAN, Kan. — If there was any team for Texas to run the ball against, it was Kansas State. Coming into Saturday night’s game, Kansas State was ranked as the worst rush defense in...

Longhorns fall to Kansas State, below .500

Laken Litman November 7, 2010

MANHATTAN, KAN. – Fireworks went off and the chant, “We own Texas” echoed throughout Bill Snyder Family Memorial Stadium Saturday night after Kansas State beat Texas 39-14. With...

Texas to use exhibition as tune-up for season

Sameer Bhuchar November 5, 2010

The Longhorns are still preparing for the start of the season, but fans have not yet gotten a chance to see this team with a new look perform. Tonight they will. Still in fine-tuning mode, the No....

McNeal acts as versatile athlete, team DJ

Shabab Siddiqui November 5, 2010

Sophomore Sha’Dare McNeal is a little hard to pin down and define. McNeal teeters on shy and quiet, but claims she’s the opposite when around people she knows really well. She used...

Miami fun to watch, easy to hate with LeBron

Sameer Bhuchar November 4, 2010

After being assigned five games in the first seven days of the NBA season, the traveling Miami Heat circus show can finally take a few days of rest. And for goodness sake, they deserve it. They...

Teammates support Brown during trying week

Laken Litman November 4, 2010

Curtis Brown had every right to be angry. After his second muffed punt inside the 20-yard-line on Saturday, he threw down his helmet, kicked it to the sideline and screamed profanities. He felt...

Texas’ rough season not easy for fans to witness

Dan Hurwitz November 3, 2010

Some teams make scoring points look too easy. It’s contagious. They can’t stop. Texas is not one of these teams. For the Longhorns, getting touchdowns is like pulling teeth. And as difficult...

Longhorn red zone woes continue

Jordan Godwin November 3, 2010

The Longhorn offense has been deathly ill this season, but the good news is the coaches think they’ve finally found the diagnosis — they’re not scoring enough. But it’s...

Kocher at home back in starting lineup

Shabab Siddiqui November 3, 2010

When freshman setter Hannah Allison went down, the Longhorns spent very little time in a panic. After all, junior setter Michelle Kocher — the team’s “backup” — may be...

Horns open tournament against Sooners

Lauren Giudice November 3, 2010

In their final three matches of the season, the 25th-ranked Longhorns had well fought matches against three of the top four seeds in the Big 12 Tournament. They have the ability to play with anyone. “Our...

Unranked Horns “more hungry” entering season

Will Anderson November 2, 2010

The relief was palpable in Cooley Pavilion on Monday afternoon as the burden of great expectations was lifted. For the first time in a decade, Texas did not make The Associated Press preseason Top...

Brown calls for aggression on field

Laken Litman November 2, 2010

The Longhorns’ stat sheet after every game has been misleading when it comes to red zone conversions this year. For example, last weekend against Baylor, Texas was 4 of 4 in the red zone, but...