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  1. 4 Reasons to Root for First-Time Olympian Clark SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    The Olympic Trials can be an incredibly trying meet- some make the prestigious cut, and others fall short. It is a meet filled with opportunity, a meet in which the underdog can touch out a veteran, a meet where legends are born, and futures are paved.

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  2. Drake walks by, Texas women's basketball team goes nutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Dallas Morning News

    Before he takes the stage in Dallas, he visited Austin. While in the state capitol he stopped by the University of Texas' basketball facilities.

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  3. Drake Wears Kentucky Basketball Shirt on Texas Campus, Gets Heckled by Women's BB PlayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Mediaite.com

    Notorious frontrunning sports fan Drake made the mistake of wearing some Kentucky Wildcats gear at the University of Texas basketball facilities on Tuesday, and several players let him have it. In an Instagram video posted on the Texas women's basketball team's account, one player is heard saying "What?!" upon spotting the hip-hop star in the Kentucky blue.

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  4. Texas' media days routine: same QB questions, same answersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | ESPN

    At the end of his 90-minute interview sessions to wrap up Big 12 media days on Tuesday afternoon, Texas offensive lineman Kent Perkins was approached with a parting question. "Oh, I get quarterback questions all the time," Perkins said.

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  5. Charlie Strong needs to answer the QB question to survive at TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Sporting News

    Charlie Strong knew which questions were coming. He even recited them in an interview with Fox Sports before taking the podium at Big 12 Media Days on Tuesday.

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  6. Kris Kubik Announces Retirement After 34 Seasons at TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    Kris Kubik , an associate head coach who helped build The University of Texas Men's Swimming and Diving program into a perennial national power, announced his retirement Monday after 34 seasons of exemplary service under UT head coach Eddie Reese . A 2011 inductee into the UT Athletics Men's Hall of Honor, Kubik leaves the Forty Acres on Aug. 31 as one of the most distinguished and influential coaches in the history of Texas Athletics.

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  7. Texas Ex Justin Tucker now the NFL's highest paid kicker with a 4-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Burnt Orange Nation

    After proving his value is the league's most accurate kicker over the past four seasons, former Longhorn and current Baltimore Raven Justin Tucker has signed a four-year deal to become the highest paid kicker in the NFL. Ravens and Justin Tucker agree on 4-year, $16.8 million deal that includes $10.8 million guaranteed, per source.

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  8. Texas Longhorns in Rio: Track and FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Burnt Orange Nation

    Eleven representatives from the University of Texas will be competing in the Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Get to know them here.

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  9. Ravens are rightfully cautious about a Justin Tucker deal.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Baltimore Beatdown

    Well, the case of Justin Tucker vs. the Baltimore Ravens has taken a very interesting and unexpected turn. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported last night that Ravens kicker Justin Tucker is "frustrated" with negotiations on a deal with the team before the franchise tag deadline today at 4p.m ET.

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  10. Two former Texas Longhorns among NFL's Top 10 safetiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Burnt Orange Nation

    We all know that the Texas Longhorns are the official DBU , but if you needed any more proof look no further than this Fox Sports list of the NFL's top 10 safeties, which includes not one but two Texas Exes, with Kenny Vaccaro coming in at No. 8 and Earl Thomas taking the top spot.

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  11. NFL linebacker Emmanuel Acho joins Austin PD for #BecomeOneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | KXAN-TV Austin

    After the recent events involving police nationwide, NFL linebacker and Texas native Emmanuel Acho is joining the Austin police force for a forum at the University of Texas regarding race relations and policing. Acho will be joined by Austin Chief of Police Art Acevedo , Olympic Gold Medalist Natasha Hastings, Carolina Panthers RB Fozzy Whittaker and community leaders.

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  12. Generals defeat Strykers an hour ago The Victoria Generals were not...Read the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | The Victoria Advocate

    "We definitely needed this," said pitcher Chance Callihan. "We had a players' meeting last night, and I think we're all ready to turn it around, and we showed it tonight."

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  13. Taylor, Ibeh still have work to do in Las Vegas Summer LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Burnt Orange Nation

    NBA Summer League action is in full swing and former Longhorns Isaiah Taylor and Prince Ibeh now have their first NBA experience behind them. After going undrafted, Taylor signed a partially guaranteed contract with the Houston Rockets, while Ibeh caught on with a summer league deal with the Milwaukee Bucks, which means they'll have to impress in limited summer league opportunities to prove worthy of a roster spot.

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  14. Jonathan Holmes seeks second chance to fulfill NBA dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Daily Texan

    Jonathan Holmes poked the ball loose from Portland guard Allen Crabbe and dove on the floor after it. It's a play he's made countless times.

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  15. Akinosun named alternate for Team USA during Olympic Track & Field TrialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | Daily Texan

    Former Longhorn Morolake Akinosun clinched an alternate spot on Team USA during the USATF Olympic trials Sunday in Eugene, Oregon. Akinosun will be an alternate for the 100-meter event during the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

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  16. Shaka Smart picks up 4-star Royce Hamm for Class of 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Dallas Morning News

    Houston power forward Royce Hamm, of Aldine Davis, announced his commitment to Texas basketball via Twitter on Friday. The four-star power forward, ranked No.

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  17. College 55 mins ago 5:19 a.m.SMU hopes new coach and new culture bring new resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | KHOU-TV Houston

    "The first practice with Coach Mays was like, 'I don't think I can make it to the next day,'" said Dai'ja Thomas, a forward. The new head coach's name is one University of Texas fans will recognize.

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  18. Ncaa 7 mins ago 12:22 a.m.SMU hopes new coach and new culture bring new resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    "The first practice with Coach Mays was like, 'I don't think I can make it to the next day,'" said Dai'ja Thomas, a forward. The new head coach's name is one University of Texas fans will recognize.

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  19. Philadelphia Eagles: A look at Jordan HicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | InsideTheIggles

    Jordan Hicks is ready to lead the Philadelphia Eagles defense to dominate for years to come, as he has been preparing for this this entire life. Rookie sensation Jordan Hicks went to high school in Ohio before joining the Texas Longhorns.

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  20. Ten current and former Longhorns set for track and field Olympic trialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | Daily Texan

    Mario Sategna already knows he's going to the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro - the track and field head coach is an assistant on Team USA. He just doesn't know which of his former athletes will join him.

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