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

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Aldridge, Spurs avoid a sweep, Turner not enough to stop the King (again)

Abhishek Mukund April 27, 2018

The playoffs are roaring along, with every series having played at least five games so far. The New Orleans Pelicans were the only team to sweep their opponent in the first round, defeating the Portland...

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Draft Preview: Longhorns take the field at AT&T Stadium

Alex Briseño and Keshav Prathivadi April 26, 2018

Prospective NFL players usually don’t get their first taste of standing on an NFL field until August. But this year is different. The best that colleges have to offer will all meet at AT&T...

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Aldridge carries Spurs into playoffs, Durant not so much

Abhishek Mukund April 13, 2018

The NBA regular season wrapped on Wednesday night after nearly seven months of play. Even with months of basketball already completed, it took until game No. 82 to determine the final seeding in both conferences....

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Durant out due to injury, ejection, Turner not much help in recent Pacers wins

Abhishek Mukund April 3, 2018

The NBA is barreling toward the playoffs with less than 10 days left in the regular season. The two teams at the top of each conference are set in their playoff seeding, but the rest of the teams are still...

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Aldridge and Turner help their teams in late-season playoff push

Abhishek Mukund March 22, 2018

With roughly 12 games left for every team, the end of the NBA season is quickly approaching. Only two games separate the fourth-seeded Oklahoma City Thunder from the eighth-seeded Utah Jazz in the Western...

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Longhorns impress at NFL Combine

Keshav Prathivadi March 7, 2018

The eyes of Texas, and those of NFL scouts, were upon 336 of college football’s elite at the 2018 NFL Combine this past weekend in Indianapolis, Indiana, where prospective NFL draftees showcased...

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Durant shines in All-Star game, Aldridge struggles to find minutes

Abhishek Mukund February 20, 2018

The NBA held its annual All-Star event in Los Angeles this past weekend. Although there were no Texas alumni featured in the first two days of festivities, Golden State Warriors small forward Kevin Durant...

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Longhorns in the NBA: Allen starts to heat up, Turner struggles to stay healthy

Abhishek Mukund February 6, 2018

Jarrett Allen continues to shine as the Brooklyn Nets provide the young center with more opportunities, while Myles Turner struggles to stay on the court for the Indiana Pacers. Here’s an update...

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Longhorns in the NBA: Bradley traded to Clippers, Allen slowly improving

Abhishek Mukund January 31, 2018

Former Texas shooting guard Avery Bradley is on the move again after a short stint with the Detroit Pistons, while big man Jarrett Allen has continued to improve with the Brooklyn Nets as his rookie season...

Former Longhorns have strong showings in Week 13

Donnavan Smoot December 7, 2017

As we enter the fourth quarter of the NFL season, former Longhorns are still performing at high levels on the field. Here is how a few of them did this week. Adrian Phillips Phillips and the Chargers...

Longhorns in the NBA: Thompson return poses difficult decision for Cavs coach

Henry Corwin December 6, 2017

Former Longhorn point guards D.J. Augustin and Isaiah Taylor have both returned successfully from injury, while Tristan Thompson’s pending return is putting Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue in a tough...

Former Longhorns push towards the playoffs

Donnavan Smoot December 1, 2017

With the NFL postseason right around the corner, players league-wide are coming into form to help push their teams to the playoffs. Here are how a few former Longhorns fared on fields across the nation...