• December 28, 2014

University of Texas

ALLAN MANDELL: Big 12 not safe from Big Ten, SEC raid

After the Big 12 Conference was officially informed last week that it was persona non grata in the inaugural College Football Playoff, league commissioner Bob Bowlsby said he’d “go back to the drawing board,” do some reviewing, on how his 10-school fraternity should move forward.

ANALYSIS: UT shows flashes of resurgence, but more work remains

Jordan Hicks was a freshman when Texas went 5-7 in 2010, just one year after the team had appeared in a national championship game.

Longhorns: ‘Nobody to blame but ourselves’

AUSTIN — Texas had no reason to celebrate on Senior Night.

TCU takes advantage of Texas miscues, romps 48-10

AUSTIN — Thanksgiving lunch was not enough.

Rose kick in final seconds sends Texas to wild 48-45 victory over Iowa State

AUSTIN –After countless comparisons to a Texas legend, Tyrone Swoopes finally began creating a legacy of his own.

Longhorns deny rift between defense, offense

AUSTIN — Texas typically displays animosity this time of year.

It's still Baylor, 28-7

AUSTIN — Baylor did everything it could to help its conference rival, but in the end, the Bears still produced a blowout victory.

With Ash out, Swoopes gets start for Texas

Charlie Strong did not get to celebrate his debut victory at Texas for very long.

Area standouts help garner NCAA Week 1 wins

The college football season kicked off at grand NCAA Division I stadiums from Austin to Waco to Minneapolis, and the area had its hand in making the opening weekend memorable. Former area stars showcased their skills as the 2014 season got started.

Longhorns make Strong debut, whip N. Texas 38-7

AUSTIN — Charlie Strong wanted to put the “T” back in Texas. Turns out, he inserted some “D” as well. 

Texas opens camp with dismissals, suspensions

AUSTIN — New Texas coach Charlie Strong opened his first Longhorns training camp with a tough message for his players: break the rules and there will be consequences.

No-nonsense Strong deserves not to be questioned

When Orangebloods.com and Horns Digest reported Texas had dismissed senior running back Joe Bergeron on Friday morning, it was clear it was no day to discuss the possibility of reviving the Texas-Texas A&M rivalry.

NFL should learn from Longhorns’ Strong example

University of Texas football coach Charlie Strong and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell are different people with different roles. 

UT president’s departure will be felt in athletics department

On the surface, it may be a decision that only affects the academic side of things, but if you look closer, what the University of Texas’ Board of Regents and outgoing university president Bill Powers agreed upon Wednesday has a ripple effect. 

Hollingsworth clutch for Longhorns

Chad Hollingsworth may have just gotten to campus two years ago, but he’s already established himself as one of the most clutch Texas Longhorns and a fan favorite.

Longhorns are headed back to the College World Series

Augie Garrido had a reputation for being a winner, having a high salary and the penchant for getting it done when it mattered most, but there were still questions.

Texas set for season of transition

Some Texans see bluebonnets on the highway and know spring is here.

Eyes of Texas on junior forward Holmes’ knee

The Texas Longhorns’ postseason chances don’t rest on the shoulders of any individual player. Instead they rest on the right knee of one. 

Texas freshman leads Longhorns in 74-60 win over reeling Baylor

WACO — The Texas Longhorns won only 16 games last season but on Saturday Isaiah Taylor made sure UT would at least match that total.

Strong's $25 million deal formally approved

University of Texas regents on Monday approved a five-year contract for new football coach Charlie Strong worth more than $25 million.

New Texas coach makes good impression at introduction

The biggest question fans and members of the media had once Charlie Strong’s name came up as a possible successor to Mack Brown at the University of Texas was how will he deal with the media? 

Lack of second-half run game doomed Texas

In the third quarter, Texas dropped the ball without even carrying it.

Ducks thump Texas 30-7 in Mack Brown’s finale

SAN ANTONIO — Mack Brown’s career at Texas ended as most expected — in defeat.

Expect Texas to take time with Brown’s replacement

We’re roughly 10 days removed from Mack Brown resigning as head coach of the Texas Longhorns and things at UT are as quiet as Austin’s Perry-Castaneda Library on a Saturday night.