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The University of Texas at Austin's clock tower. (credit: Mira Oberman/AFP/Getty Images)

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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Rick Barnes Says He Wanted To Stay As Texas Coach

An emotional Rick Barnes fought back tears in saying goodbye to Texas after 17 years, says he isn’t bitter about being fired.

CBS 11–03/29/2015

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Tim Irvin Announces For Texas

Tim Irvin, the nephew of the former Dallas Cowboys receiver, announced Saturday at the U.S. Army All-American Bowl that he would be going to the Longhorns.

01/03/2015

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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

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Oklahoma Beats Texas 31-26 In Red River Rivalry

Oklahoma beating Texas 31-26 in the Red River rivalry Saturday.

CBS 11–10/11/2014

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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

Game time view of Darrell K. Royal-Texas Memorial in Austin, Texas (Photo credit: J.Burkett, CBSDFW.COM)

Police Detain UT Student For Flying Drone Over Longhorns, UNT Game

University of Texas police took a man into custody for flying a drone over Darrell K. Royal-Texas Memorial stadium Saturday night during the Longhorns home opener against UNT.

09/01/2014

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Texas Football Players Charged With Sex Assault

The recent arrests of two Texas football players were a rare example of rapes being reported on campus leading to police action

CBS 11–08/03/2014

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Mack Brown To Serve As ABC Studio Analyst

Former Texas coach Mack Brown will serve as a studio analyst for college football games on ABC.

07/24/2014

Dr. Francisco G. Cigarroa accepts the Chair's Medallion award at the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute 2013 gala at The Walter E. Washington Convention Center on October 2, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Larry French/Getty Images)

Texas Chancellor: No Trust In Campus President

The chancellor of the University of Texas System insists a lack of trust and communication led him to press for the resignation of the president of the Austin flagship campus.

CBS 11–07/16/2014

Texas Governor Rick Perry (Photo: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Perry To UT Regents: Don’t Rush To Raise Tuition

Republican Gov. Rick Perry is again opposing tuition hikes within the University of Texas System as the flagship Austin campus proposes pushing the average semester cost past $5,000.

05/14/2014

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Aggie Pranksters Color UT Campus With Maroon Bluebonnets

A maroon version of the state flower that’s sprouted in the shadow of the University of Texas Tower in Austin has some wondering if it’s the work of Aggie pranksters.

04/11/2014

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