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

Longhorns in the NBA: Bradley leads Pistons to impressive start

Henry Corwin November 29, 2017

We’re over a month into the NBA season, and former Longhorns are slowly but surely having impacts on their respective NBA teams. Avery Bradley is leading his Detroit Pistons to the second-best record...

Longhorns in the NFL: Marquise Goodwin performs on emotional day

Donnavan Smoot November 17, 2017

Over the weekend, former Longhorns provided several storylines both on and off the field. Here are some of the most memorable performances of the week.  Hassan Ridgeway Ridgeway and the Colts...

Former Longhorns help NFL teams prepare for playoff pushes

Donnavan Smoot November 9, 2017

We are just over halfway through the NFL season and teams are starting to gear up for playoff runs. As we enter Week 10, some former Longhorns are helping their teams in a big way. Here is how they performed...


Isaiah Taylor works his way into the Hawks’ rotation

Henry Corwin November 8, 2017

Among the 10 Longhorns currently suiting up for NBA teams, there have been a total of 13 All-Star game appearances. But it isn’t a varied group; two players hold all of the 13 appearances, led by...

Old and New Longhorns stand out in Week 8

Donnavan Smoot November 3, 2017

As the NFL entered the midpoint of the season, former Longhorns old and new shined in all three phases of the game. Here’s how former Texas offensive, defensive and special teams players fared in...

Longhorns in the NBA: Guards excel, big men struggle

Henry Corwin November 1, 2017

The 11 active Longhorns in the NBA continued to suit up in league arenas last week, led by the strong play of the former burnt orange guards. Avery Bradley excelled with his new teammates in Detroit, while...

Former Longhorns show signs of resurgence

Donnavan Smoot October 27, 2017

Just as the Longhorns have started slow this season, limping to a 3–4 start, some former Longhorns have struggled in the NFL as well. A few, however, rebounded last week with big performances that...

Former Longhorns shine in opening week of NBA season

Henry Corwin October 26, 2017

While most of the attention for Longhorns in the NBA stems from the yearly accolades collected by All-Stars Kevin Durant and LaMarcus Aldridge, there are a number of less-heralded Longhorns who emerge...

Longhorns in the NBA: Season tip-off edition

Henry Corwin October 20, 2017

The 2017-18 NBA season kicked off on Tuesday night with three Longhorns in action. Six more former Texas players began their seasons the night after, and they will look to carve out contributing roles...

Former Longhorn stars look to jumpstart teams

Donnavan Smoot October 12, 2017

As the Longhorns suited up on Saturday to face off against Kansas State in Austin, numerous former Texas players took the field in the NFL. Here’s how four former Longhorns fared in week five. D’Onta...

Frittelli inching closer to goals as he gears up for second major

Trenton Daeschner August 6, 2017

It was around 8:25 a.m. when Dylan Frittelli stepped onto the first tee for the opening round of the Open Championship at Royal Birkdale on July 20. And the nerves of playing in his very first major had...


Spieth rallies to win Open Championship

Trenton Daeschner July 24, 2017

It was all unraveling for Jordan Spieth on Sunday at the Open Championship. Walking from the 13th green to the 14th tee box at Royal Birkdale, Spieth had seen his three-shot lead he began the day with...