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

Texas’ stars nowhere to be found

Laken Litman October 28, 2010

Cliff Lee was untouchable. Until Wednesday night. He’d won two ALDS games against the Rays on the road and an ALCS game in Yankee Stadium. His 2010 postseason ERA was 0.75. He became a franchise...

Leaders try to rev up ‘passion’

Laken Litman October 28, 2010

The Longhorns don’t play with passion. Senior defensive end Eddie Jones can hook his horns and sing “Texas Fight” after losing to Iowa State and his fellow end Sam Acho can pump his...

Former gymnast changes discipline after torn ACL

Sara Beth Purdy October 28, 2010

It’s called the “Cullinan.” It’s a difficult feat involving a half twist/turn move on the uneven bars, and only a handful of gymnasts can do it. One such person is Shelby Cullinan,...

Victory continues team’s recent dominance

Shabab Siddiqui October 28, 2010

There’s something about the twice-a-year Texas-Nebraska matchup that puts everything in the framework of past, present and future. There’s a past, especially in the late 1990s to mid-2000s,...

Texas creams Cornhuskers at home

Austin Laymance October 28, 2010

With ESPNU in the house and a raucous crowd on hand, there was a buzz in the air at Gregory Gym on Wednesday reminiscent of playoff volleyball as Texas defeated Nebraska 3-1 to move a game-and-a-half...

Giants take World Series lead at home

Alexandra Carreno October 28, 2010

The beer was flowing and the chips and queso were plentiful. Rangers faithful came out by the dozens Wednesday night to cheer for their team in game one of the World Series, which Texas lost 11-7 to...

Rangers fans versus the world

Chris Hummer October 27, 2010

The Texas Rangers are in the World Series — finally. Tonight’s game one versus the San Francisco Giants ends a 50-year long wait for the franchise that has never been on baseball’s...

Corrie, Andersen win doubles for Longhorns

Wes Maulsby October 27, 2010

Over the weekend, the Texas men’s tennis team participated in the ITA Texas Regional Championships with berths in the ITA Indoor Championships next month at stake. The highlight of the tournament...

Corrie, Andersen win doubles for Longhorns

Wes Maulsby October 27, 2010

Over the weekend, the Texas men’s tennis team participated in the ITA Texas Regional Championships with berths in the ITA Indoor Championships next month at stake. The highlight of the tournament...

Texas, Nebraska face off for final meeting in Big 12

Shabab Siddiqui October 27, 2010

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. It was seasons of light, it was seasons of darkness. It was the spring of hope, it was the winter of despair. We had everything before us, we had...

Rangers ready for first World Series

Andy Lutz October 27, 2010

Even though both teams had to get by last seasons’ league pennant winners, the Texas Rangers and the San Francisco Giants are set to face each other in the 2010 World Series. Although probably...

Monroe should see increased role

Jordan Godwin October 27, 2010

If you see D.J. Monroe around campus this week, give the little guy a big hug. The 5-foot-9-inch, 171-pound sophomore running back is one of the smallest, most underappreciated and underused stars...