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

Etier’s hard work paying off

Austin Ries March 24, 2010

At 12:30 p.m. on the Thursday of spring break, Texas second baseman Jordan Etier isn’t just waking up or in the middle of playing video games with friends — that’s not his style. Etier...

Horns and Owls prepare for third matchup this year

Austin Ries March 23, 2010

No. 8 Texas has played like two completely different baseball teams against Rice this season. Which one will show up tonight when the rivals meet at 6 p.m. at UFCU Disch-Falk Field? The No....

Coaching staff continues its debate in making next season’s depth chart

Laken Litman March 23, 2010

Spring is a time to build depth in order to prepare for future injuries and the unexpected. As the Texas football team learned last season, it needs to be deep in all areas in case something tragic...

Unexpected first round exit raises questions about future

Dan Hurwitz March 23, 2010

Three years into her tenure at Texas, Gail Goestenkors has made $3 million. But has she really earned it? The Longhorns have not gotten past the second round of the NCAA Tournament since Goestenkors...

Once top-ranked Horns have long off-season ahead of them

Blake Hurtik March 23, 2010

Try to think back to a time long, long ago. All the way back to January of this year. Things were much different then. A catastrophic earthquake shook Haiti. “Avatar” captured the...

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...

Softball endures up-and-down weekend in Fullerton, Calif.

Matt Hohner March 22, 2010

The Longhorns spent the latter part of spring break in sunny Fullerton, Calif., facing some difficult competition at the Judi Garman Classic. Texas went 3-2 over the weekend, and improved to 23-6...

Men’s diving earns NCAA berths at Zone Diving competition

Manesh Upadhyaya March 22, 2010

Before spring break even began, Texas’ divers traveled to College Station for the NCAA Zone Diving competition, a three-day event where participants attempted to qualify for the NCAA championships,...

Aztecs shock Horns on home court

Sameer Bhuchar March 22, 2010

Either the San Diego State rim was bigger than Texas’, or the Longhorns had simply forgotten how to finish a bucket. Whatever the case, the No. 6-seed Longhorns fell flat against No. 11-seed...

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...