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 remain undefeated with extra-inning victory over North Texas

Carter Yates February 20, 2020

The No. 4 ranked Longhorns needed all seven innings and then some to defeat in-state foe North Texas in a thrilling 3-2 walk-off victory.  The Longhorns trailed 2-1 in a game that seemed all but...

Undefeated Texas opens up homestand against North Texas

Carter Yates February 19, 2020

Texas, who just moved up to No. 4 in the USA Today/NFCA Division I Top 25 Coaches Poll, is looking to continue its red-hot start to the season. Sitting at 10–0, the Longhorns are just three games...


Longhorn softball shows out in Mexico

Seth Forman February 17, 2020

This weekend, Texas Softball played out of country for the second time in program history at the Puerto Vallarta College Challenge. The Longhorns entered the tournament red hot at 6–0 without a single...

Longhorns improve to 3-0 in Puerto Vallarta College Challenge

Carter Yates February 15, 2020

For the first time in this young season, the No. 6-ranked Texas Longhorns had their backs against the wall. In the first game of Friday’s doubleheader in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, the Longhorns...

Texas stumbles, but remains undefeated in their first game in Mexico this season

Seth Forman February 14, 2020

The Longhorns can’t blow out everyone.  Last week, Texas star pitcher senior Miranda Elish was named NFCA Division I National Player of the Week after batting .643 with four home runs and...


Longhorns look to take hot streak to Mexico

Carter Yates February 13, 2020

Fresh off of a dominant six-game start to the season in the Texas Classic, the No. 6 Texas Longhorns resume play with a tournament this weekend. But instead of playing in front of a few hundred fans at...


Elish wins Big 12, National Player of the Week Honors

Donnavan Smoot February 11, 2020

After an outstanding season-opening weekend, senior pitcher and utility player Miranda Elish raked in the honors. Elish was not only the star of the conference, as she won Big 12 Conference Player of the...

Longhorn softball team dominates season-opening Texas Classic tournament

Seth Forman February 10, 2020

Entering the 2020 season, the University of Texas Longhorns softball team had never lost a season opener. This past weekend, they continued that trend in a fiery fashion.  Not only did the No....

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No. 6 Texas softball opens 2020 with wins against Wichita State, Maryland

Seth Forman February 7, 2020

Last season, the Texas softball team scored 16 runs across two shutout games to start the campaign. Powered by strong performances by the pitchers on the team, this year’s squad came to Red &...


Texas opens with championship aspirations behind veterans

Seth Forman February 6, 2020

Last season, Texas fell just one game short of the 2019 Women’s College World Series. The Longhorns made it into a Super Regional Series with No. 8 Alabama before losing Game 3 of the three-game...

Texas softball opens season at No. 6 national ranking

Nathan Han January 29, 2020

With only nine days left until the softball season kicks off, Texas softball earned a No. 6 ranking in the USA Today/National Fastpitch Coaches Association rankings.  The No. 6 ranking is the highest...


Longhorns unable to advance after being plagued by errors, home runs

Donnavan Smoot May 25, 2019

After Friday night’s furious comeback, Texas found itself playing for its season once again in a decisive Game 3 against Alabama. This time, a rally and a win were not in the cards for the Longhorns....