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New UT Admissions Policy Gives Campus Presidents Discretion

The University of Texas System has approved new admissions policies allowing campus presidents to extend admission to some students who wouldn’t otherwise be accepted.

08/20/2015

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QB Question Top Issue As Texas Hopes To Rebound

The Longhorns opened training camp Thursday with the focus on last season’s starter, Tyrone Swoopes, and his battle for the job with redshirt freshman Jerrod Heard.

08/06/2015

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Alcohol Sales Now Allowed At Longhorns Football Games

The University of Texas will start selling beer and wine to fans at home football games beginning this fall.

06/17/2015

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New UT Pres. Supports Beer Sales At Football Games

New University of Texas President Greg Fenves says he is in favor of allowing beer sales at football games to enhance the fan experience.

06/03/2015

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Longhorns Basketball Coach Shaka Smart With Shan & RJ

Shan and RJ sat down with the newest head coach of the University of Texas, Shaka Smart, and asked what fans can expect from the new era of Longhorns basketball.

04/29/2015

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Shaka Smart Introduced As Texas Longhorns Basketball Coach

Smart replaced Rick Barnes, who was fired last week after 17 seasons at Texas. Barnes already has a new head coaching job at Tennessee.

04/03/2015

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Texas Ready For Sweet 16 Matchup With UConn

Texas coach Karen Aston hasn’t seen the tape from her first meeting with Connecticut, which came in the 2003 Final Four. The Longhorns lost by two that night when Aston was an assistant coach.

03/27/2015

Tyrone Swoopes #18 of the Texas Longhorns looks to pass against the BYU Cougars on September 6, 2014 at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Chris Covatta/Getty Images)

Longhorns Begin Spring Drills With Swoopes, Heard Dueling At QB

Coach Charlie Strong says Junior Tyrone Swoopes and redshirt freshman Jerrod Heard will be given ‘equal reps’ in their fight for the job.

03/23/2015

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Butler Uses Late Surge To Put Away Texas 56-48

Kellen Dunham scored 20 points, including a pivotal 3-pointer with 1:18 to play, to lift sixth-seeded Butler to a 56-48 victory over 11th-seeded Texas in the NCAA Tournament on Thursday

03/19/2015

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Longhorns Announce Loyalty Points System For Football Tickets

Getting the best seats for University of Texas sporting events will be based on a new loyalty points system tied to how much a fan donates or spends on tickets.

03/03/2015

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With Plenty Of Pitching, Big 12 Should Be Strong Again

TCU, Texas Tech and Texas all made it to the College World Series last season. Oklahoma State also hosted an NCAA super regional after winning its first Big 12 regular season title.

02/11/2015

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Strong Taps Florida Roots For 2015 Texas Recruiting Class

From California to Florida, Texas signed 10 out-of-state high school players in a 28-player 2015 recruiting class Wednesday that Strong hopes will rebuild a struggling program into a Big 12 and national contender.

02/04/2015

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