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Recent commit Johnathan Gray should bring help to Longhorns’ rushing attack

May 6, 2011

The Longhorns just inked a great 2011 recruiting class in February, but their most vital commitment of the year might be that of junior Johnathan Gray, a five-star running back in the 2012 class from Aledo...

Women’s tennis begins march towards NCAA Championship

May 6, 2011

Texas is scheduled to battle South Florida in its first round of the NCAA Championships on Friday, May 13, in Coral Gables, Miami, Fla. The Longhorns earned a No. 2 seed in the Miami region of...

Texas falls just short of conference title

May 2, 2011

Texas had a rough showing against No. 7 Baylor in the Big 12 finals Sunday, beginning the match by winning the first doubles match but the 25th-ranked Longhorns never found their stride after that and...

Horns take on Wildcats, would face OU with win

April 29, 2011

The No. 25 Longhorns battle seventh-seeded Kansas State today in their first match of the 2011 Big 12 Championship at Baylor Tennis Center in Waco. Kansas State ousted No. 10 seed Kansas in the...

Tennis team looks forward to Big 12 Championship

April 28, 2011

The 25th-ranked Longhorns begin their campaign for a Big 12 championship on Friday at the Baylor Tennis Center in Waco. Texas earned a No. 2 seed in the bracket with a 9-2 conference record and...

Longhorns targeting prospects in class of 2012 this offseason

April 20, 2011

Although the current class of recruits is locked up, the hunt for next year’s prospects has already begun. Here’s an early peak at whom the Longhorns have targeted for the class of 2012: Cayleb...

Tennis team prepares for end of season

April 15, 2011

No. 25 Texas wraps up the regular season this weekend, hitting the road against No. 34 Nebraska and Iowa State. The match against Nebraska is today in Lincoln. The last meeting took place in the...

Texas defeats Sooner state rivals twice during weekend

April 11, 2011

The Texas women’s tennis squad picked up two key conference victories over the weekend against Oklahoma State and No. 22 Oklahoma. First the Longhorns trounced the Cowgirls 6-1 on Friday. Junior...

Longhorns go up against Sooner state this weekend

April 8, 2011

  The Longhorns host their last home matches of the regular season this weekend, facing Oklahoma State and No. 22 Oklahoma.    Ranked No. 25 in the country in the most...

Texas hopes to top Tech, Baylor this weekend

April 1, 2011

  The Texas women’s tennis team, ranked No. 23 in the country, travels to Lubbock and Waco this weekend to take on No. 43 Texas Tech and the ninth-ranked Baylor Bears.   The...

Horns go 2-0 over weekend against conference competition

March 28, 2011

The women’s tennis team gained two conference victories this weekend against the Kansas (6-0) and Kansas State (5-2). The Longhorns traveled to Lawrence, Kan., on Friday for their first opponent,...

Horns look to remain perfect in conference play in Kansas

March 25, 2011

 The women’s tennis team travels to Kansas this weekend as they take on Kansas State on Friday and Kansas on Saturday. In its last meeting against Kansas State, which was on March 19,...

Longhorns prepare for Lone Star Showdown

March 11, 2011

The Longhorns take on Texas A&M in the State Farm Lone Star Showdown this Saturday. The event will take place at noon in the Penick-Allison Tennis Center. UT currently has a 6.0–5.0 lead...

Horns head to California to take on Pepperdine

February 11, 2011

The Texas women’s tennis squad will travel to Malibu, Calif., this weekend to compete against Pepperdine University on Saturday. Ranked No. 22 in the country, the Longhorns will be looking...

Lake Travis lineman remains loyal to Longhorns

February 8, 2011

At 6-feet-5-inches and 270 pounds, Taylor Doyle has signed, sealed and delivered his letter of intent to play Longhorn football. The Lake Travis High School offensive lineman brings with him three...

Commentator sounds off on athletics, nation

November 16, 2010

Though often seen on ESPN as a college football commentator, Craig James was in Austin in person on Monday to speak with students about becoming better citizens and getting more involved in civic duties. James,...

Ellis advances to semifinals in NYC, beats two top seeds

November 8, 2010

After receiving an “at-large” invitation, sophomore Aeriel Ellis participated in the ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships this past weekend and was able to advance all the way...

‘Biggest tournament’ serves as real challenge

October 22, 2010

After recently finishing up a tough ITA All-American tournament, the Longhorns are traveling to Waco this weekend to participate in the ITA Regionals tournament. The team has high hopes for this weekend,...

Longhorns look for second chance in singles

October 5, 2010

After failing to qualify any Longhorns for the doubles draw over the weekend at the ITA All-American Championship in Los Angeles, Texas will attempt to advance some players in the singles event beginning...