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 bounce back against Mean Green

Sara Beth Purdy April 15, 2011

The Longhorns erased their mid-week loss against Stephen F. Austin with an 8-0 victory against North Texas on Thursday night. Freshman hurler Rachel Fox had a nearly perfect game against the Mean...

Offense sputters against Lumberjacks

April 14, 2011

Until now, the Longhorn pitching staff could count on a prolific offense to propel the team to a win. What worked in the past could not lift the Longhorns past Stephen F. Austin, who gave the Horns...

Offense sputters against Lumberjacks

Sara Beth Purdy April 14, 2011

Until now, the Longhorn pitching staff could count on a prolific offense to propel the team to a win. What worked in the past could not lift the Longhorns past Stephen F. Austin, who gave the Horns...

Texas suffers first home loss of year

Chris Hummer April 14, 2011

Coming home after what was their toughest road test of the year at Nebraska, Texas should have had a break against Stephen F. Austin, but the No. 3 Longhorns came out flat, resulting in their first...

Depth not an issue for Longhorns despite limited roster

Chris Hummer April 13, 2011

The Longhorns’ line-up has been the same for much of the season, which is now in the middle of a grueling Big 12 stretch that includes three ranked opponents. What you don’t always see...

Wylie pushes Horns to excel during offseason workouts

Chris Hummer April 13, 2011

Texas first-year strength and conditioning coach Bennie Wylie is getting rave reviews from the Longhorns. During offseason workouts, Wylie has been leading the players in sprints, pushing the Longhorns...

Horns beat Nebraksa on late inning steal of home

Chris Hummer April 11, 2011

The fifth-ranked Longhorns traveled to Lincoln to play at Nebraska for the last time as a conference opponent, as the Huskers exit the Big 12 to head to the Big Ten after this season. Texas provided...

Team heads to Lincoln for last shot at Huskers

Sara Beth Purdy April 8, 2011

  This weekend may be the end of an era. At the conclusion of the 2011 season, Nebraska parts ways with the Big 12 conference in order to join the Big Ten. That means this weekend’s series...

Solo home run spurs late rally as Texas beats rival Aggies

Chris Hummer April 7, 2011

  Being down going into the final inning is not something that the Longhorns are used to, but they found themselves behind going into the bottom of the seventh against Texas A&M.   However,...

Longhorns top Texas A&M with walk-off wild pitch win

Sara Beth Purdy April 7, 2011

  The Longhorns trailed Texas A&M 3-2 in the seventh inning Wednesday but rallied and came up with a 4-3 win, as Mandy Ogle crossed the plate on a wild pitch to end the game.   Texas...

Horns fired up to play rival Aggies

Chris Hummer April 6, 2011

  The Longhorns are riding high on a 15-game winning streak, hitting an impressive .354 as a team, sporting a lockdown 1.15 team ERA, and playing some of the best softball in the country —...

First Big 12 Road Trip success with pair of wins

Chris Hummer April 4, 2011

  In their first Big 12 road test of the year in Stillwater, Okla., the Longhorns showed the Cowgirls why they are the eighth-ranked team in the country with a pair of convincing wins.   In...