Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby said on Friday, at the end of the league’s spring meetings, that the eight continuing members of the league will each get about $23 million.
Texas and Texas A&M will meet in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament. TCU, the Big 12 Champion, opens against Siena on Friday in Fort Worth.
Dillon Peters and Parker French combined for a shutout, and Texas defeated top seed Oklahoma State 3-0 in the Big 12 tournament Thursday at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark.
Zane Gurwitz had three hits and Ben Johnson and Mark Payton knocked in two runs to help Texas defeat Texas Tech 8-3 in Big 12 tournament play Wednesday night.
University of Texas System regents have scheduled a Tuesday vote on tuition rates for in-state students. The board already voted last week to raise tuition for out-of-state students.
Gov. Rick Perry on Wednesday gave University of Texas regents pause on raising tuition for in-state students ahead of discussions that could have bumped the average semester cost at the flagship Austin campus past $5,000.
Country star, actor and farm advocate Willie Nelson has donated many of his platinum records, manuscripts and creative documents to the University of Texas at Austin.
The Browns have signed free agent quarterback Vince Young, who hasn’t played in an NFL regular-season game since 2011.
Myles Turner, one of the top high school basketball players in the country, said Wednesday he will play at Texas, giving the Longhorns a lineup that could challenge for the Big 12 title next season.
Former Maryland center Shaquille Cleare has signed to play the rest of his college basketball for Texas. But he will be ineligible to play until the 2015-16 season.
Texas linebacker Steve Edmond has apologized for calling the reigning Big 12 champion Baylor Bears “trash.”
The Cowboys are desperate to find the next DeMarcus Ware. They won’t find him in the 2014 NFL Draft, but they could find something close in Jackson Jeffcoat.