Isaiah Taylor scored 21 points and Cameron Ridley had his third consecutive double-double with 14 points and 10 rebounds as the Longhorns cruised to a 66-54 victory Wednesday night.
Imani McGee-Stafford scored 16 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead Texas to a 65-58 win over No. 18 Oklahoma State on Monday night.
Texas will begin selling beer and wine at some athletic events, starting Friday at the Texas softball invitational tournament. Texas has long banned alcohol sales at athletic events.
For a team still fighting to prove its NCAA tournament credentials, Baylor came agonizingly close to the kind of win that could prove very valuable.
Former Texas All-American and NFL kicker and punter Russell Erxleben was sentenced Monday to more than seven years in federal prison for running an illegal investment scam.
Texas coach Rick Barnes thought the Longhorns weren’t tough enough early or smart enough late to beat Iowa State. But missing 47 shots is what really killed Texas against the Cyclones.
Baylor’s Odyssey Sims shook off a poor first half to finish with 34 points, pushing Baylor to a 72-56 win over the Longhorns.
USC quarterback Max Wittek is scheduled to visit Texas this weekend, and has been in contact with several other schools including TCU as he considers where to transfer.
Oklahoma State came to Texas on a four-game losing streak made worse by the suspension of star guard Marcus Smart. The No. 19 Longhorns were in no mood to show them any mercy.
University of Texas chancellor Francisco Cigarroa said that he is resigning because he has accomplished the goals that he set five years ago, not because of political turmoil.
The University of Texas Board of Regents has approved contracts for new football coach Charlie Strong’s assistants.
Jonathan Holmes figures No. 15 Texas needed a lesson in what life will be like as a Big 12 contender. The Longhorns got it against last-place TCU, and won anyway.