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Track and field heads to Louisiana for LSU Alumni Gold meet

April 22, 2016

The NCAA Championships are still over a month away, but senior Courtney Okolo showed why she’ll be one of the favorites to win the 400-meter title this weekend. Okolo destroyed the field...


Long jumpers, sprinters help men’s track and field to victory in Texas Invitational

April 18, 2016

Despite rainy conditions and a changed schedule, the Texas men dominated a field of nine other top-ranked teams to win the Texas Invitational on Saturday. “It’s outdoor track and field...


Long jumpers and sprinters help men’s track and field to victory in Texas Invitational

April 17, 2016

Despite rainy conditions and a changed schedule, the Texas men dominated a field of nine other top-ranked teams to win the Texas Invitational on Saturday. “It’s outdoor track and field and...


Live Blog: Texas Relays | April 1, 2016

April 1, 2016

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Live Blog: Texas Relays | March 31, 2016

March 31, 2016

Tweets from Update (7:41 p.m.) Kendra Chambers returns home for 800m victory. Longhorn alum Kendra Chambers, who currently holds the...


Texas Relays begins with a bang

March 31, 2016

The 89th running of the Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays began Wednesday with the women’s heptathlon and men’s decathlon at Mike A. Meyers Stadium.  In the men’s decathlon, Texas...


Freshman sensation looks for third Texas Relays title

March 30, 2016

Teahna Daniels came to the 2014 Texas Relays as a high school junior with aspirations of running collegiate track. The Orlando native was undeclared at the time, but won the 100-meter high school race. Now,...


Womens track and field seeks first national title in 10 years

March 11, 2016

The Longhorns celebrated after winning their third Big 12 Indoor Championship. But the goal remains bigger.  Texas will be in Birmingham, Alabama, this weekend to compete in the NCAA Indoor Championship....


Longhorns eliminated from Big 12 tournament

November 5, 2015

The Longhorns were eliminated in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 Tournament after a 2-1 loss to the Kansas Jayhawks. Texas had a chance to clinch the second seed in the tournament last week after starting...


Late goal lifts OU past Texas, 2-1

October 24, 2015

It took a perfect left-footed cross in front of the goal and an even better finish to defeat the Longhorns on Friday night in Austin. Oklahoma senior forward Devin Barrett dribbled from midfield...


Texas defeats No. 17 Texas Tech with goal in second overtime

October 17, 2015

Complete shock set in over the crowd as the ball touched the net. Texas won its third straight game with a golden goal in double overtime by junior Jasmine Hart lifted Texas to a 2-1 win over No. 17...


Adams hopes to lead Texas past No. 17 Texas Tech

October 16, 2015

Freshman forward Alexa Adams and her wide grin tell the story of a winning team. Winning back-to-back conference games over the weekend, Texas sits near the top of the Big 12 standings with a record...


Texas nets victory in 2-1 win over Kansas

October 3, 2015

Much of Texas’ match at Kansas was forgettable. The Longhorns and Jayhawks forced just four saves in the game’s first 70 minutes. Then, everything happened at once. The game was scoreless...


Longhorns continue tough road schedule

October 2, 2015

Texas has played one of the toughest schedules in the country. Opening conference play with three straight road games just adds to the difficulty. The Longhorns saw firsthand why West Virginia is the...


Longhorns look to upset No. 5 Mountaineers in Big 12 opener

September 25, 2015

Scoring is something unranked Texas has struggled to do this season, and it’s not going to any get any easier Friday night as it faces No. 5 West Virginia in Morgantown. The Longhorns’ matchup...