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  1. Texas assistant coach Jeff Traylor back in East Texas on Tuesday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | KLTV Tyler

    When Jeff Traylor decided to leave Gilmer and his hometown for the University of Texas in February of 2015, he wanted to make sure there were no regrets. Just a year and a half into his role as a Longhorns assistant, the Buckeyes three-time state championship coach has proved to be a home run hire on and off the field.


  2. Red River Rivalry? Texas Twice Voted to Approve "Mayfield Proposal"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Red River Rivalry? Texas Twice Voted to Approve "Mayfield Propos - - Oklahoma City, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports It was a few weeks ago that OU quarterback Baker Mayfield was granted an extra year of eligibility in 2017 by the Big 12 Conference, but you might not be able to guess which school was in support of the Sooners' quarterback from the beginning. When speaking at an OU Board of Regents meeting on Tuesday, school president David Boren said that the University of Texas was one of the schools to vote for the "Mayfield Proposal" both times.


  3. Former Longhorn Kevin Durant stops by UT to give away some shoes, work out with Shaka SmartRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2016 | Dallas Morning News

    Oklahoma City Thunder small forward Kevin Durant has a lot to deal with this offseason with his upcoming free agency . But he also has the business side of things to consider, especially with his new Nike KD 9s coming out soon.


  4. Every Top 25 College Basketball Team's Most Explosive Player in 2016-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | BleacherReport

    Balance and consistency is great, but there's something about that college basketball player who can erupt for a big play or a huge game that gets the juices flowing. Almost every team has that one guy who is capable of going off for 20-plus points if the conditions are right, and some manage to make a habit of this.


  5. News roundup: University of Texas interested in LSU's Paul Mainieri ...Read the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    Texas is searching for a replacement for Augie Garrido, who stepped down in May. The Longhorns have spoken with Florida's Kevin O'Conner and TCU's Jim Schlossnagle with no luck in landing either coach. Mainieri came to LSU from Notre Dame after the 2006 season; he won a national championship in 2009 at LSU, coincidentally against Texas.


  6. Sources: Texas interested in LSU's Mainieri for vacant coaching positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | WBRZ

    Reports indicate the University of Texas is interested in acquiring LSU coach Paul Mainieri as the Longhorn's search for a new baseball coach continues. Texas' Augie Garrido stepped down from his position in May, and the Longhorns have been looking to fill the vacancy since.


  7. Sacramento Kings To Host Pre-Draft WorkoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | A Royal Pain

    Last season Elgin Cook averaged 14.8 points, 5.1 rebounds, and 2.3 assists per game. He was also able to make 47.2% of his total shots attempted.


  8. Texas Longhorns 2016 game-by-game predictions: Could it be Charlie Strong's final year in Austin?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | Dallas Morning News

    How will the Texas Longhorns fare in Charlie Strongs' third season as head coach? Here is a detailed game-by-game prediction breakdown for Texas' 2016 season by college blogger Nick Castillo. SOUTH BEND, IN - SEPTEMBER 05: Jerry Tillery #99 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish tackles Jerrod Heard #13 of the Texas Longhorns for a loss of yards during the second quarter at Notre Dame Stadium on September 5, 2015 in South Bend, Indiana.


  9. New Orleans Saints: Can Kenny Vaccaro become a top safety?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | NFLSpinZone

    Even though any analyst will be quick to tell you how deplorable the New Orleans Saints defense was last season, there were a few players who quietly shined in Cameron Jordan , Stephone Anthony , Delvin Breaux , and Kenny Vaccaro . The New Orleans Saints have yet to receive a positive season from big-money free safety Jairus Byrd , who has been both injured and ineffective in each of the past two seasons.


  10. UT vs. A&M Rivalry Renewed? Strong Hints at GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | NBC Dallas

    NOVEMBER 24: Carrington Byndom #23 of the Texas Longhorns breaks up a pass intended for Jeff Fuller #8 of the Texas A&M Aggies in the first half of a game at Kyle Field on November 24, 2011 in College Station, Texas. Finally! For the first time since 2012, when Texas A&M left the Big 12 for the SEC, there's traction of a Longhorns vs. Aggies football game.


  11. Charlie Strong: Texas working to renew rivalry with Texas A&MRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Burnt Orange Nation

    It seems Charlie Strong is looking forward to getting his first win over Texas A&M with some progress reportedly in the works In the words of Texas Longhorns head coach Charlie Strong, something is in the works which would pit bitter rivals Texas and Texas A&M against each other on the gridiron once again, per : An audience member at the Touchdown Club of Houston asked Strong about renewing the rivalry, to which the coach said, "they're trying to work out something right now where we go play the Aggies." Strong's comments are obviously something that will churn more speculation of when the two programs can renew one of the most stories rivalries in college football history.


  12. Eagles' Jordan Hicks returns, not worried about quad injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 |

    Eagles middle linebacker Jordan Hicks returned to practice Wednesday for the first time this spring and stepped right back into his role on the first-team defense after being limited during OTAs with a quad injury. Despite not getting any work in during full team drills during the voluntary practices this spring, the University of Texas product says he isn't concerned about the minor injury that has been nagging him this offseason.


  13. Texas WBB lands important transfer and 2017 5-star prospectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Burnt Orange Nation

    Following a run to the Elite 8 that ended with a loss to the eventual national champions, the Texas Longhorns women's basketball team looks poised for continued success with the additions of Joyner Holmes and Alecia Sutton in the 2016 recruiting class and now-pending 2017 additions of Jatarie White and Chasity Patterson. A transfer from South Carolina, White will have two seasons of eligibility remaining after sitting out a season due to transfer rules.


  14. Former Texas star Marquise Goodwin turning into Olympic long jumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 |

    US athlete Marquise Goodwin competes in the men's long jump during the 2016 IAAF Birmingham Diamond League athletics meeting at Alexander Stadium in Birmingham on June 5, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / BEN STANSALLBEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images US athlete Marquise Goodwin competes in the men's long jump during the 2016 IAAF Birmingham Diamond League athletics meeting at Alexander Stadium in Birmingham on June 5, 2016.


  15. Phelps falls again at Texas meet, taking 4th in 200 freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    During the Beatles' first visit to the United States in 1964, clever publicity agents arranged a meeting with Cassius Clay, then training for the bout that would make him heavyweight champion. The result was a... The dress code was purple, getting down was a requirement and plenty of people obliged as Prince was celebrated at a Spike Lee party ahead of what would have been the late legend's 58th birthday.


  16. Catching On: Talented receivers face difficult oddsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 |

    Canadian Football League training camps are well-stocked with talented receivers, but who will be on a roster come kickoff? The competition continues across all nine camps from quarterback to kicker, but the numbers game says pass-catchers face the most difficult odds. From coast to coast 149 receivers are in camps right now, but the position is a revolving door as coaches look to whittle down their depth charts ahead of the regular season.


  17. Jarrett Allen committed to the University of Texas on Friday morning...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 |

    Jarrett Allen committed to the University of Texas on Friday morning giving Shaka Smart a huge recruiting win at the 11th hour of the Class of 2016. Why he committed: At one point it appeared as if this might come down to a battle of some of college basketball's most notorious bluebloods in Kentucky and Kansas but ultimately it was two in-state options, Texas and Houston, that went down to the wire for Allen's services as it became clear he wanted to stay close to home.


  18. Cabot vaults onto mapRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | NWAonline

    Cabot High School will have a stronger presence in the women's pole vault at this year's NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships than Duke University or the University of Texas. The Blue Devils and Longhorns each have two vaulters among the 24 competing Thursday night at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore.


  19. Keenan Robinson is ready to help the New York GiantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 |

    After his contract ended with the Washington Redskins in 2015, the New York Giants signed linebacker Keenan Robinson to a one-year deal. Robinson was drafted in the fourth round of the 2012 NFL draft but his first couple of seasons were plagued with injuries.


  20. The Knicks are working out and scouting several local draft prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Posting and Toasting

    The Knicks have been scouting draft prospects with a local flavor of late -- guys from area high schools and/or colleges. They will work out Iona guard A.J. English on Thursday, according to Adam Zagoria.