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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

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Head to Head in Big 12: Kansas

David West Jr. December 5, 2019

The Big 12 conference has produced some of the most dominant talent to ever grace the NBA hardwood. With current big names like Kevin Durant and Joel Embiid to the more household names such as Wilt Chamberlain...

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Durant, Hayes key dominoes in NBA offseason

Donnavan Smoot June 18, 2019

Days after the NBA Finals concluded and days leading into the NBA Draft, Longhorns are serving as focal points in the NBA’s landscape for the present and the future. Jaxson Hayes For the second...

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Spieth, former Longhorns continue to struggle at U.S. Open

Cameron Parker June 18, 2019

As another major comes and goes, Jordan Spieth’s drought continues. While Gary Woodland and Brooks Koepka dueled alongside the crashing waves of the Pacific Ocean at the Pebble Beach Golf Links,...

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Omenihu, Boyd drafted, others sign with NFL teams

Keshav Prathivadi April 29, 2019

Most National Football League prospects spend the weekend of the NFL Draft glued to their televisions, anxiously awaiting a phone call from an NFL suitor. Defensive back Kris Boyd found himself throwing...

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Longhorns in the NBA: Augustin, Allen headed home

Abhishek Mukund April 25, 2019

The first round of the NBA playoffs are wrapping up this week. Despite early shocks to some of the major contenders, the first round has gone as expected. The Milwaukee Bucks and the Boston Celtics completed...

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Durant gets ejected, Augustin and Magic pull off upset

Abhishek Mukund April 18, 2019

Kevin Durant For a guy that is surrounded by All-Stars and has a clear path to the NBA Finals, former Texas forward Kevin Durant has been carrying a lot of controversy this season. Durant played...

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Longhorns in the NBA: Texas alums prepare for NBA playoffs

Abhishek Mukund April 11, 2019

The 73rd NBA regular season wrapped up Wednesday night. Let’s take a look at the Longhorn alumni whose seasons didn’t come to an end. LaMarcus Aldridge A lot of digital and physical ink...

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Longhorns in NFL find new deals in free agency

Kirk von Kreisler April 9, 2019

The initial wave of NFL free agency has passed, leaving depth signings littered in between a few bombshell deals. The NFL’s salary cap — the spending limit afforded to each team — rose...

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Aldridge carrying Spurs into the playoffs

Abhishek Mukund April 4, 2019

A little over a week remains of the NBA season. The offseason will begin immediately for the 14 teams who failed to make the playoffs. LeBron James, after making eight consecutive NBA finals, finds himself...

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Uncertain NFL futures drive Longhorns on Texas Pro Day

Ross Burkhart March 28, 2019

Hordes of NFL scouts flocked to Longhorn standouts Charles Omenihu and Lil’Jordan Humphrey during Texas’ Pro Day held Wednesday. But in the background, many participants used the opportunity...

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Tiger rallies in opening day rounds at the WGC Dell Technologies Match Play

Cameron Parker March 28, 2019

As the PGA Tour returns to Austin for its annual stop, the World Golf Championships-Dell Technologies Match Play has brought some familiar faces back with it. And some new ones as well. Tiger Woods,...

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Herta’s first IndyCar win signals newcomers are close behind

Cameron Parker March 26, 2019

The inaugural IndyCar Classic welcomed in the latest motorsport event at the Circuit of The Americas while also inadvertently foreshadowing the possible future of the NTT IndyCar Series.   Colton...