Tennessee coach Rick Barnes said that he doesn’t have reason to be concerned about a Texas investigation into allegations of academic misconduct in its men’s basketball program.
The University of Texas has hired an outside investigator for an independent probe into allegations of academic fraud within the men’s basketball program.
Tres Barrera hit a bases-loaded single with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, sending Texas to a 4-3 victory over Baylor on Thursday in the winners’ bracket of the Big 12 Tournament.
Zane Gurvitz drove in one run and scored the game-winner on a throwing error in the seventh inning to lift Texas past Texas Tech 2-1 Wednesday in the Big 12 Conference tournament.
Texas athletic director Steve Patterson said that the school could play football games in Mexico City by 2020 as it considers expanding its brand internationally.
University of Texas System regents are set to approve new basketball coach Shaka Smart’s nearly $22 million contract, with most of that money guaranteed.
The defending Super Bowl champion Patriots drafted Texas defensive tackle Malcom Brown with the 32nd and final pick of the first round on Thursday night.
Longhorns redshirt freshman Jerrod Heard is making progress in the quarterback competition with returning starter Tyrone Swoopes. Spring practice ends Saturday.
The $600,000 question at Texas is just who calls the plays for the Longhorns’ anemic offense.
Texas athletic director Steve Patterson is reportedly scheduled to travel Thursday to meet with VCU coach Shaka Smart in order to make an offer to coach the Longhorns.
Just two days after leaving Texas, Rick Barnes has landed at Tennessee. They announced the hiring Tuesday, calling Barnes an “elite basketball coach in every respect.”
Texas freshman Myles Turner says he’s leaving the Longhorns after one season to enter the NBA draft.