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Oil Boom Brings New Focus To Univ. Of Texas’ Land

he University of Texas System owns 2.1 million acres of land, most of it in oil-rich West Texas where royalty payments have soared past $1 billion each year.

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Texas Coach Strong, Players Could Testify In OSU Coach Dispute

An attorney for Oklahoma State says the school could seek sworn testimony from Texas football coach Charlie Strong, Longhorns players and school administrators in its legal fight

11/19/2014

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Strong: 5 Losses Won’t Happen Again At Texas

The Texas Longhorns are going to a bowl game, something that looked like a long shot a month ago when they were 3-5 after a shutout loss at Kansas State.

11/17/2014

Protesters hold signs in front of the U.S. Supreme Court on October 10, 2012 in Washington, DC. The high court is scheduled to hear arguments on Fisher V. University of Texas at Austin and are tasked with ruling on whether the university's consideration of race in admissions is constitutional. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Appeals Court Won’t Reconsider Ruling In UT Affirmative Action Case

A federal appeals court has refused to reconsider a recent decision that upheld the use of race in University of Texas undergraduate admissions.

11/12/2014

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Texas Universities Seeking Billions For Construction

Several Texas universities are seeking money from the Legislature to build and update facilities on their campuses.

11/05/2014

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Experiments From Texas Students On Rocket That Exploded

Some Texas students’ experiments were destroyed when an unmanned rocket headed to the International Space Station exploded after liftoff in Virginia.

10/29/2014

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Texas Shut Out By Kansas State, 23-0

No. 11 Kansas State pitches 23-0 shutout of Texas

105.3 The Fan–10/25/2014

Texas Longhorns fans cheer on the team before a game against the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium October 27, 2007 in Austin, Texas. (credit: Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Harley Clark, Creator Of “Hook ‘Em Horns” Dead At 78

The University of Texas says the former cheerleader and state judge credited with creating the ‘Hook ‘em Horns’ hand signal has died.

10/09/2014

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Dallas Prepares For New Red River Showdown Fireworks Show

OU-Texas weekend is here in Dallas, and now some are hoping a brand new fireworks spectacle will become as much a tradition as the game itself.

CBS 11–10/09/2014

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Baylor-Texas Rivalry Has Flipped

No. 7 Baylor overcame a rare off day by quarterback Bryce Petty and the nation’s No. 1 offense to beat Texas 28-7

CBS 11–10/04/2014

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Rifle Used In Deadly 1966 UT Rampage Up For Sale

Bids are starting at $25,000 for the sale of the rifle used by Charles Whitman during his deadly 1966 sniper rampage from atop the University of Texas clock tower.

09/25/2014

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Texas QB David Ash Ends Playing Career

Texas quarterback David Ash has given up playing football after suffering at least one concussion and lingering symptoms over the last year.

09/17/2014

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