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

All content by Dalton Phillips
30_Dalton_2018-05-02-dalton_Juan

Sports writer recounts formative experience in the Texan basement

May 4, 2018

The last piece I write for the Texan has none of the razor-sharp sports analysis that you’ve all come to know and love.   Humor me, for the language is different. Sappier, certainly. But entirely...

mens_2018-02-15_UT_mens_basketball_vs_Baylor_Anthony

Column: Freshman class will have impact long after Bamba’s departure

March 22, 2018

Texas has fallen flat in two seasons now, propelled by freshman big men. After eight months with the burnt orange, the time has already come for the most recent of the two, freshman Mo Bamba, to move on. The...

Bamba

Column: Texas succumbs to the madness in loss to Nevada

March 17, 2018

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A season of highs and lows came to an end on Friday night. And when it did — boy, was Texas low. After surrendering a 14-point second half lead, the Longhorns found...

Young_2018-03-03_Texas_v_WVU_Angela

Mo Bamba’s return spoiled in Big 12 quarterfinal loss to Texas Tech

March 9, 2018

The single-best individual offensive performance of the season and the long-awaited return of freshman forward Mo Bamba wasn’t enough. An abysmal start proved too much to overcome against No....

mens_bball_2018-03-03_Texas_v_WVU_Angela

Sims’ emergence offers glimpse of life after Bamba

March 6, 2018

Nine short days ago, the Longhorns were on the NCAA Tournament bubble fighting for their lives.  Texas needed two wins in its final three regular season games, and a late-season toe injury to freshman...

Basketball2018-03-03_Texas_v_WVU_Angela

No Bamba, no problem: Texas punches ticket to March Madness

March 4, 2018

Junior forward Dylan Osetkowski ran down the sideline, arm straight down and three fingers extended. His celebration came after one of his five made 3-pointers. Texas — the worst 3-point shooting...

2018-02-24_Texas_v_OSU_Angela

Season hinges on senior day bout with No. 20 West Virginia

March 2, 2018

Saturday’s regular-season finale is the end of the line for the Longhorns. After Kansas clinched sole possession of its 14th straight Big 12 regular-season title with Monday’s win over Texas...

Player_update2018-02-24_Texas_v_OSU_Angela

Shaka Smart, Texas players call for changes amid NCAA scandal

February 25, 2018

The Longhorns’ thrilling, last-second victory over Oklahoma State on Saturday afternoon was largely overshadowed by the fallout from documents from a federal investigation published Friday in an...

2018-02-15_UT_mens_basketball_vs_Baylor_Anthony

‘We have to find a way’: Longhorns host Oklahoma State for must-win game

February 23, 2018

The importance of a win on Saturday for Texas cannot be overstated. On Wednesday night against Kansas State, Texas head coach Shaka Smart watched from the sideline as his team botched good offensive...

mens_2018-02-07_Mens_Basketball_vs_Kansas_State_Angel

Tournament hopes in jeopardy as Texas drops must-win game to Kansas State, 58-48

February 22, 2018

Just two weeks ago, Kansas State marched into the Frank Erwin Center and stole a win on Texas’ home court. On Wednesday night in Manhattan, Kansas, the Longhorns were unable to return the favor. Kansas...

Mens_Bball_Preview_2018-02-05_Texas_v_OU_Carlos

Longhorns travel to Norman for rematch with Oklahoma

February 16, 2018

The Longhorns are once more in familiar territory. This time last season, Texas was a fringe NCAA Tournament team. The program had collected some respectable upsets in conference play, but a seven-game...

mens_ut_disappointed_Anthony_Mireles

Texas’ NCAA tourney hopes take hit with third straight loss

February 13, 2018

With eight seconds left on the clock in double overtime and a one-point deficit for Texas, junior guard Kerwin Roach II drove right and threw up a long runner in a desperate, final look. But like so...

1Mens_Bball_Smart_2018-02-07_Mens_Basketball_vs_Kansas_State_Angel

Longhorns have no room for error through final seven Big 12 games

February 9, 2018

Wednesday’s contest with Kansas State marked one of the few favorable remaining conference games on the Longhorns’ schedule. A home game against a skidding Wildcat program offered a chance...

mens_2018-02-07_Mens_Basketball_vs_Kansas_State_Angel

Texas suffers setback in 67-64 home loss to Kansas State

February 8, 2018

Freshman guard Matt Coleman turned the corner near the baseline with his eyes on the rim. With Texas trailing by two, the Longhorn point guard had an opportunity to tie or win the game against Kansas...

OU_Angela

Longhorns erase second-half deficit to upset No. 12 Oklahoma, 79-74

February 4, 2018

Freshman guard Matt Coleman stood near half court and raised his arms to the sold-out crowd. The Frank Erwin Center, as electric as it has been all season, erupted in response. The display came on the...

2018_02_02_Roach_2018-01-23_Texas_v

Texas faces quick turnaround heading into No. 12 Oklahoma

February 2, 2018

The Longhorns found themselves just three seconds away from a crucial road win over No. 10 Texas Tech on Wednesday night. The victory would have marked the Red Raiders’ first defeat at home this...

Febres-01-17_Texas_v_Tech_Katie

Jase Febres is dialed in for Texas

January 30, 2018

Freshman guard Jase Febres moved with purpose in a mostly empty gym, putting up extra shots before a recent practice. He caught and fired each shot in a single, fluid motion before sliding around the...

Bamba

Longhorns cruise past Ole Miss in Big 12/SEC Challenge, 85-72

January 28, 2018

With 10 games remaining in an up-and-down season, Saturday’s bout was about setting the tone for the final stretch. And the message was clear. Looking as dominant as the conference they represented,...

2018-01-23_Texas_v

Nonconference matchup gives Longhorns rest, reflection before final stretch

January 26, 2018

After nearly a month of grueling Big 12 matchups, this weekend offers much-needed respite for a worn-down Longhorn roster.  Texas turns its attention to an SEC opponent for the second time this...

mens_bball_2018-01-23_Texas_v

Column: NCAA Tournament still within reach for turbulent Texas team

January 24, 2018

Texas excelled in its return to the Frank Erwin Center on Monday night. A surging Iowa State team that had just beaten Texas Tech by 18 was dispatched rather easily as the Longhorns never trailed in...

Angela

No. 6 West Virginia throttles Texas, 86-51

January 20, 2018

For the second straight week, it was a tale of two games for Texas. A gritty home victory over a ranked opponent led to a bad loss on the road. A week prior, after defeating then-No. 16 TCU at home,...

2018-01-18_UT_vs_TexasTech_Katie

Five takeaways from Texas’ 67-58 win over No. 8 Texas Tech

January 18, 2018

Texas managed its second home upset over a ranked opponent in a week on Wednesday night, handling No. 8 Texas Tech, 67-58, at the Frank Erwin Center. Here are five takeaways from the commanding performance: Roach’s...

Sims_2018-01-10_Texas_v_TCU

Texas still tinkering with lineup ahead of clash with No. 8 Texas Tech

January 17, 2018

Exactly one week ago at the Frank Erwin Center, the Longhorns upset then-No. 16 TCU in double overtime in what proved to be one of the more thrilling games in program history. Three days later, the...

Coleman3_2018-01-10_Texas_v_TCU

Texas dedicates win to Jones in double-overtime upset of No. 16 TCU

January 11, 2018

With Texas fans and players still reeling from Wednesday morning’s announcement, the Longhorns hit the hardwood for their second Big 12 home game of the season. It was a day bigger than basketball. Nine...

MBB_1129_2017-11-15_UT_v_NewHampshire_Katie

With Andrew Jones out, Texas seeking more from Matt Coleman

January 10, 2018

Fifteen games into the season, and three into conference play, Texas is still searching for an offensive identity. A late-game road collapse at the hands of Baylor exposed the team's lack of playmaking...

IMG_3580

Texas unravels late for first road loss of season

January 6, 2018

Freshman Mo Bamba hoisted a three with five minutes left in Waco. Down by as much as nine in the second half to Baylor, the Longhorn forward buried the triple, silencing the crowd and cutting the lead...

Bball2017-11-15_UT_v_NewHampshire_Katie

Texas earns first conference road win since 2016

January 2, 2018

Junior forward Dylan Osetkowski set his feet and buried a 3-pointer with 30 seconds remaining in overtime, helping Texas rally past Iowa State at the Hilton Coliseum in Ames, Iowa, on Monday night, 74-70,...

Angela

Kansas’ hot shooting spoils career night from Bamba in conference opener

December 30, 2017

Freshman forward Mo Bamba delivered a series of dunks and alley-oops in front of a frenzied home crowd on Friday night at the Frank Erwin Center, each seemingly more difficult than the last. But every...

Bball2017-11-15_UT_v_NewHampshire_Katie

Smart reaches coaching milestone as Texas edges VCU on the road

December 6, 2017

Six years ago, Texas head coach Shaka Smart led VCU to its first-ever Final Four appearance. On Tuesday night, Smart notched another milestone in the place where his coaching career took off. With a 71-67...

MBB_1129_2017-11-15_UT_v_NewHampshire_Katie

Smart speaks with media ahead of Florida A&M matchup

November 29, 2017

After a Thanksgiving weekend on the road in Portland, Texas looks to right the ship with a home stop against Florida A&M on Wednesday evening. With just six games remaining before the start of conference...

Basketball_1127_2017-11-15_UT_v_NewHampshire_Katie

Longhorns show grit in narrow losses

November 27, 2017

For a second consecutive game, Texas put itself in a position to upset a nationally ranked opponent in overtime. But after erasing a 21-point deficit on Sunday afternoon, the Longhorns again failed to...

Key Matchups: vs. Texas Tech

November 20, 2017

Quarterback Advantage: Texas Whether or not West Virginia quarterback Will Grier’s injury is the only reason Texas is eligible for a bowl game, the team is ready to close out the season with...

soccer_10-02-17_UT_v_Texas_Tech_Carlos

Texas shut out by Duke, falls short of Elite Eight

November 20, 2017

After Texas clinched a win over Clemson in penalty kicks in the second round of the NCAA Championships on Friday, Duke wasn’t prepared to give Texas any chance of an upset on Sunday. The No. 1...

UT_Lipscomb_Brooke

Bamba controls the paint in his return

November 19, 2017

Texas freshman Mo Bamba returned to action for the Longhorns on Saturday, signaling that the paint was, once again, closed for business. Texas’ prized forward set the tone early in the first half,...

SFeature_1117_10-07-2017_UT_v_TCU_Carlos

After magical first season, Texas forward hitting her goals

November 17, 2017

Editor’s Note: This article originally appeared in Reporting Texas. Freshman Haley Berg sat under the cool evening sky, taking in the last game of her freshman season at Texas.  She...

SPreview_1117_2017-10-27-UT_vs_OSU_Brooke

Texas head coach back in familiar territory with second round matchup

November 17, 2017

The first round of the NCAA tournament provided Texas with some much-needed momentum. The second round is where the team will be tested.   The No. 4 Longhorns head to Duke on Friday evening...

Key Matchups: vs. No. 24 West Virginia

November 17, 2017

Quarterback Advantage: West Virginia  Even against lowly Kansas, the Longhorns underwhelmed. Sophomore quarterback Shane Buechele threw for a respectable 249 yards and a touchdown, but...

2017-11-13-2017_Texas_v_UNT_Angela

Texas sends statement in first round win

November 11, 2017

The Longhorns punched their ticket to North Carolina on Friday in style. Sophomore forward Cyera Hintzen scored two goals and freshman forward Haley Berg added one of her own as the team’s top...

Key Matchups: vs. Kansas

November 10, 2017

Quarterback Advantage: Texas The Longhorns’ offensive line struggles to protect whichever quarterback happens to be healthy that game. Sophomore Shane Buechele appears to have reclaimed...

soccer_10-07-2017_UT_v_TCU_Carlos

Texas prepares for North Texas in tourney

November 8, 2017

Friday can’t come quickly enough for the Longhorns. Fresh off of a disappointing first-round loss at the hands of Baylor in the Big 12 Championship, the Longhorns are eager for redemption heading...

Key Matchups: vs. No. 10 TCU

November 3, 2017

Quarterback Advantage: TCU Sophomore Shane Buechele elbowed his way back into the quarterback conversation with a dominant performance on Saturday against Baylor. With both Buechele and freshman...

soccer_09-22-17_UT_vs_Iowa_State_Brooke

Texas falls in overtime, drops in tournament seeding

October 30, 2017

One hundred scoreless minutes into the last match of Texas’ regular season on Friday night, the crowd of over 2,000 sat holding its breath, waiting for the Longhorns to work their overtime magic.  The...

Key Matchups: vs. Baylor

October 27, 2017

Quarterback Advantage: Texas Despite a costly fourth quarter turnover against Oklahoma State, freshman Sam Ehlinger’s progress has been encouraging for Texas fans. The young quarterback threw...

Soccer_1020_10-07-2017_UT_v_TCU_Carlos

Top defenses set to clash in Waco

October 20, 2017

No. 10 Texas prepares for the only Big 12 team more suffocating defensively than itself as the team heads to Waco on Friday for the final stretch of the regular season. The Longhorns will hit the turf...

Key Matchups: vs. Oklahoma State

October 20, 2017

Quarterback Advantage: Oklahoma State  Freshman Sam Ehlinger solidified himself as a dual-threat option at Saturday’s Red River Showdown. His ability to run the ball — rushing...

SOCCER_09-19-17_UT_v_UTRGV43945

Texas plays its best soccer in overtime

October 18, 2017

When the clock hits zero at the end of regulation, Texas fans know they are in for something special.  Six times this season, the No. 9 Longhorns have forced overtime. Four of those have come at...

**Soccer_10-07-2017_UT_v_TCU_Carlos

Overtime heroics save weekend road trip

October 17, 2017

Texas is back on track, and the timing couldn’t be better. Undefeated through six overtimes this season, the team snapped a three-game slide with a 1-0 road win over Kansas State on Sunday. It...

Key Matchups: vs. Oklahoma

October 13, 2017

Quarterback Advantage: Oklahoma  Sam Ehlinger has earned that starting spot. The freshman quarterback dazzled the home crowd in Texas’ win over Kansas State last Saturday, throwing for 380...

Soccer10-07-2017_UT_v_TCU_Carlos

Texas nets tie against TCU

October 9, 2017

Matching the longest undefeated streak in program history is usually cause for celebration. But the No. 7 Longhorns stayed solemn after another lackluster performance earned the team its second-straight...

Key Matchups: vs. Kansas State

October 6, 2017

Quarterback Advantage: Kansas State  Shane Buechele can’t seem to stay healthy. Ever since Week Two, the quarterback position has been up in the air for Texas, and this week is no exception....

09-22-17_UT_vs_Iowa_State_Brooke

Texas soars in polls ahead of second week of conference play

September 29, 2017

The accolades continue to pile up for the Longhorns as the team leapt up the rankings to break into the top 10 across all four major polls following Sunday’s upset over the then-No. 5 Mountaineers....

Key Matchups: vs. Iowa State

September 28, 2017

Quarterback Advantage: Iowa State As it has been all season, Texas remains full of question marks at the quarterback spot. Sam Ehlinger looked promising in the Longhorns’ narrow road...

soccer_09-19-17_UT_v_UTRGV43568 copy

Texas makes history with a win over No. 5 West Virginia

September 25, 2017

There’s a new top team in the Big 12 after the weekend, as Texas improved to a historic 10-0 for the first time in program history. The Longhorns claimed a pair of victories, beating Iowa State on...

Soccer_921_09-08-17_UT_vs_CU_Boulder_Angel

Longhorns rewrite program narrative as Big 12 play looms

September 21, 2017

Coming off of an 8–9–1 campaign in 2016, not much was expected of the Longhorns in their non-conference slate. The burnt orange finished ninth in the Big 12 standings last season, falling well...

Soccer_09-11-17_UT_v_Northeastern_Carlos

Texas aims for eighth-straight victory

September 15, 2017

Looking to build on an already historic start, the Longhorns host UT-Rio Grande Valley on Friday night at Mike A. Myers Stadium. The matchup against the three-win Vaqueros offers the team a bit of breathing...

Matchups: vs. No. 4 USC

September 15, 2017

Quarterback Advantage: USC Shane Buechele is expected to return to the field this week after missing lastSaturday’s game with a shoulder injury. This is a welcome sight for Texas fans everywhere,...

09-11-17_UT_v_Northeastern_Carlos

Overtime winner earns Texas its best start in program history

September 11, 2017

Texas keeps on climbing. The team improved to 7–0 for the first time in program history, rolling past then-No. 25 Colorado on Friday before dispatching Northeastern in a high-octane overtime thriller...

2016-09-30_Soccer_Texas_vs_OKState_Joshua

Texas soccer gears up for Colorado, Northeastern matchups

September 8, 2017

After last week’s cancellation against California, Texas remains eager to showcase its talent against a top program. That chance comes Friday evening as the team hosts No. 25 Colorado at Mike...

Matchups: vs. San Jose State

September 8, 2017

Quarterback Advantage: Texas Shane Buechele is no Vince Young. The sophomore quarterback isn’t accustomed to making plays on the ground for his team, nor should he be expected to. That’s...

DSC_0113

Texas remains undefeated after 30-yard field goal

September 6, 2017

The Longhorns departed for California over the weekend expecting two rigorous games against some of the nation’s top competition. Only one contest would actually occur. Friday’s matchup...

Matchups: vs. Maryland

September 1, 2017

Quarterback Advantage: Texas Shane Buechele is set to begin his sophomore campaign better-prepared and with more pieces around him. Considering the numbers he put up as a true freshman, Texas should...

2016-09-30_Soccer_Texas_vs_OKState_Joshua

Texas heads west for weekend matchups

August 30, 2017

After sweeping its weekend matches to improve to 4-0 on the season, the Longhorn soccer team is now preparing for their stiffest competition of the season with a trip to the Golden State. Texas will face...

DSC_0248

Texas earns best record since 2008 with consecutive unbeaten weekends

August 28, 2017

Texas remained unbeaten on the season with a pair of victories this weekend, culminating in a last-minute goal to secure a road win against the North Texas on Sunday. The victory marked Texas’ first...

Water balloon fight keeps soccer team refreshed and relaxed

August 25, 2017

Texas gathered at center field Sunday for a group huddle and team photo. All smiles and celebration after a second-straight victory at Mike A. Myers Stadium. Around them, staff members slid four large...

Soccer_Vs_TCU_WinGabriel_Lopez

Texas rolls past Western Kentucky, stays unbeaten

August 21, 2017

The second game of Texas’ opening weekend proved to be a one-sided affair on Sunday as the Longhorns cruised past Western Kentucky 2-0 at Mike A. Myers Stadium and Soccer Field. Junior midfielder...

2016-09-30_Soccer_Texas_vs_OKState_Joshua

Freshman forward shines in season opener

August 19, 2017

It didn't take long for Haley Berg to make her mark on the Longhorns’ season opener on Friday night. The freshman forward earned her first goal 25 seconds into her collegiate debut on a long...

2016-02-17_Texas_vs_Kansas_State_Joshua

Five-star additions give Texas the deepest team of the Aston era

April 20, 2017

The next generation of Texas talent hit the hardwood for the second time in a month at the women’s Jordan Brand Classic on April 14.  Texas commits Chasity Patterson and Rellah Boothe make...

2017-02-24_UTvsIowaState_Emmanuel

Among flurry of commitments and graduations, Texas improves while conference weakens

April 11, 2017

The 2017 season ended in disappointment as the premier Big 12 teams were left watching the Final Four from their couches. Oklahoma and Texas saw unceremonious exits in the second and third rounds just...

2017-03-17_NCAA_Championship_Round1_UT_vs_Central Arkansas_Carlos

Texas downs Central Arkansas, advances in NCAA Tournament

March 17, 2017

Freshman Joyner Holmes powered up a layup under the rim but left it short. She corralled the one-handed rebound and put it up again without coming down. Short once more — but again she snatched the...

Longhorns down Oklahoma State in Big 12 tournament first round

March 6, 2017

With the score within six, Brooke McCarty didn’t falter. In the biggest game of the season, the junior guard calmly knocked down a short jumper — prompting a run by Texas that would put the...

2017-02-24_Texas_vs_Iowa_State_Joshua

Texas upset by West Virginia in Big 12 Tournament

March 6, 2017

Brooke McCarty set her feet in the corner and let it fly. The Longhorns faced a familiar situation in Sunday’s 62-59 loss to West Virginia in the Big 12 Tournament semifinals. Like the loss...

2017-02-24_Womens_Basketball_Iowa_State_Katie

Four Texas players post double-figure scoring in the conference loss

February 27, 2017

Texas stood primed to capture the Big 12 conference title eight days ago. The team had put together a pair of top 5 road upsets on its way to 19 consecutive wins, entering the final stretch as the second-hottest...

2016-02-11_Womens_Basketball_Kansas_Rachel

Late three lifts Oklahoma over Texas

February 20, 2017

Rarely does a team’s best shooter find herself open on a game-winning possession.  No. 19 Oklahoma defied those odds Saturday when redshirt senior Peyton Little stood alone in the corner...

2017-02-06_Womens_V_K

Winners of 14 conference games, UT stands on the brink of a historic season

February 17, 2017

ESPN basketball analyst LaChina Robinson called No. 8 Texas “the hottest team in the nation.” Her assessment stands tough to question given the run that head coach Karen Aston’s squad...

A pair of top-5 upsets earns Texas NCAA Team of the Week honors

February 15, 2017

The No. 8 Longhorns were named NCAA Women’s Basketball Team of the Week Monday after capturing victories over two top-five teams in an eight-day span.  The young Texas team rides the second-longest...

2017-02-06_Womens_V_K

No. 11 Texas hosts Big 12 opponent Kansas on Saturday

February 10, 2017

Texas stands poised to make history.  Monday’s road upset over No. 2 Baylor offers the Longhorns a rare opportunity to finish Big 12 play with an undefeated record — a feat never accomplished...

2017-02-04_Texas_Vs_Kansas_State_Joshua

Holmes pours in 21 to help Texas improve to 12-0 in conference play

February 6, 2017

Junior guards Ariel Atkins and Brooke McCarty have clinched many victories for Texas in crunch time throughout their careers.  Freshman forward Joyner Holmes embraced that role Saturday. Tied...

2017-01-29_Texas_vs_West_Virginia_Joshua

Texas hosts Kansas State in last game before Baylor

February 3, 2017

The No. 12 Longhorns seek to build momentum before Monday’s division-defining showcase against No. 2 Baylor. Texas hosts Kansas State on Saturday in the teams’ first matchup of the season....

2017-01-29_Texas_vs_West_Virginia_Emmanuel

Texas women flourish under new leadership

January 31, 2017

Texas completed its first perfect January in 28 years as it pushed past No. 22 West Virginia 69-54 Sunday afternoon. The No. 12 Longhorns ride a 14-game win streak. They’ve opened conference...

2017-01-28_mens_tennis_vs_drake_rachel

Texas clinches spot in ITA National Team Indoor Championships

January 30, 2017

No. 9 Texas tennis earned a spot in next month’s ITA National Team Indoor Championships with a pair of weekend wins at the Edgar O. and Melanie A. Weller Tennis Center in Austin.  Texas...

Texas hosts Rice, Oregon and Drake at the Weller Tennis Center for the ITA Kick-Off Weekend

January 27, 2017

Longhorn men gear up for ITA Kickoff Weekend  Teams from around the country head to Austin this weekend as No. 9 Texas hosts 1 of 15 ITA Kick-Off events happening around the country.   The...

2017-01-07_UT_vs_TCU_Emmanuel

Texas hosts No. 22 West Virginia on Sunday in the second meeting of the season between these top-25 teams.

January 27, 2017

Coming off a narrow victory in Fort Worth, the No. 12 Longhorns return home Sunday for a rematch against No. 22 West Virginia. Texas moved to 9–0 in conference play for the first time in program...

2017-01-17_Womens_Basketball_OU_Rachel

Texas slides by TCU in Fort Worth, 77-69

January 26, 2017

Down the stretch, Texas knew it had to go to its scorer.  Junior guard Ariel Atkins poured in 17 points, including 10 in the fourth quarter, and Texas added to its best conference start in program...

2016-01_25_Mens_Tennis_Zoe

No. 4 Texas moves to 4–1 on the season

January 23, 2017

No. 4 Texas split its weekend matches to conclude a three-match road swing. Tulsa handed Texas its first loss of the season on Friday in a stunning 4-3 upset. But Texas bounced back on Sunday to crush...

2017-01-10_UT_vs_OKState_Emmanuel

No. 12 Longhorns set sights on Texas Tech

January 20, 2017

The No. 12 Longhorns head to Lubbock, Texas, on Saturday looking to improve to 8–0 in Big 12 play. They’ll have to take down the Red Raiders for a second time this season to remain undefeated. The...

2017-01-17_Womens_Basketball_OU_Rachel

No. 12 Texas moves to 7-0 in Big 12 play for first time in history

January 18, 2017

Texas’ historic start to its conference season was never in considerable danger Tuesday night. But No. 20 Oklahoma made its archrival sweat in crunch time before the Longhorns ultimately pulled away...

Men’s tennis defeats SMU 4-1

January 17, 2017

After dropping the initial doubles point in a closely contested series, Texas won out in its remaining singles games to secure the weekend win and improve to 3–0 on the season. Texas senior George...

2016-12-1_Texas_South_Carolina_Joshua

Turnovers harm Longhorns in loss to No. 2 Huskies

December 5, 2016

No. 14 Texas faced a championshipsized test against No. 2 Connecticut Sunday. The Longhorns (2–4) showed flashes, but the Huskies (7–0) took control late in the game to grab their 82nd...

2016-11-16_Texas_vs_Houston_Baptist_Joshua

Longhorns aim to maintain momentum against Mississippi State

November 18, 2016

The No. 8 Longhorns look to build on a big-time home performance heading into Sunday’s matchup against a physical Mississippi State team. After beating Houston Baptist 98–46 Wednesday, the...

2016-01_25_Mens_Tennis_Zoe

Three Longhorns advance to main singles draw at ITA All-American Championships

October 6, 2016

Freshmen Yuya Ito and Christian Sigsgaard earned spots in the main singles draw at the ITA All-American Championships in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on Tuesday after staying undefeated through the preliminary rounds.  The...

STOCKTOWER_393552_10151387259366258_271700243_n

Men’s tennis heads to ITA All-American Championship

September 30, 2016

The men’s tennis team prepares for the first of four national championship events in what could be the most challenging competition of the fall season. Saturday marks the start of the pre-qualifying...

2016-01_25_Mens_Tennis_Zoe

Texas starts strong on first day of Cajun Tennis Classic

September 23, 2016

Texas sophomores Harrison Scott and Colin Markes advanced to the quarterfinals on Thursday after picking up a pair of singles wins at the first day of the John Breaux Cajun Tennis Classic in Lafayette,...

Texas looks to keep its momentum going

September 22, 2016

No. 16 Texas looks to keep its momentum going on Thursday after an eventful start to the season. The Longhorns racked up 10 total wins at the Porsche Napa Valley Tennis Classic in St. Helena, California,...

Cross country, golf and tennis prepare for slate of weekend sports

September 16, 2016

Men’s golf to kickoff season in Illinois The No. 1 Longhorns are set to begin their season at the Fighting Illini Invitational in Olympia Fields, Illinois, this weekend. Texas returns with four...

Activate Search
Dalton Phillips