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Texas’ Big 12 Tournament chances unlikely after
May 5, 2019
A postseason appearance by the Texas Longhorns in 2019 is now very unlikely after Texas blew a three-run lead twice in Sunday’s 10-6 loss.
Texas suffers another blown lead, loses to Kansas
May 4, 2019
Texas is now dead last in the Big 12 standings. The Longhorns had an opportunity to gain a sizable lead in the standings over the Kansas Jayhawks and were in good shape, but walked off the field at Hoglund Ballpark with heads low in a 4-2 defeat.
Longhorns head to Kansas in pivotal series
May 2, 2019
There are two weeks left in the regular season for Texas. That means there are just two more opportunities for the Longhorns to improve their spot in the Big 12 standings, which has rapidly sunk since the last week of March.
Texas loses to struggling Texas A&M-Corpus Christi
May 1, 2019
Trips down to Corpus Christi when the weather starts touching the mid-80s normally result in a venture to the beach, a sunburn and fun memories all around. The Longhorns experienced anything but that Tuesday night following an 8-2 loss to Texas A&M-Corpus Christi.
Longhorns enter must-win territory in final stretch
April 30, 2019
Heads are higher in the Texas locker room following a 10-2 blowout victory over West Virginia Sunday afternoon, a win that ended a six-game losing streak and the worst stretch of baseball the Longhorns have played this season.
Lance Ford explodes as Longhorns end losing streak
April 28, 2019
On a beautiful Sunday afternoon in Austin, the Longhorns snapped a six-game losing streak with a 10-2 victory over West Virginia in the series finale — in large part due to the play from freshman second baseman Lance Ford.
Longhorns ‘in survival mode’ as slump continues
April 22, 2019
Texas has reached the lowest point in its 2019 campaign. The Longhorns are coming off a weekend sweep to Oklahoma State, in which they were outscored 36-12 across three games. They have now won just four of their last ten games.
Changes, unlikely faces propel Longhorns to victory over Lamar
April 16, 2019
Texas is no longer ranked, according to the D1 baseball rankings, after losing two of three games to Kansas State — the last-place team in the Big 12.
Zubia’s career day propels Longhorns to victory
April 15, 2019
Morning storms in the Austin area cleared out just in time for Texas’ 10-2 victory in game two of its series with Kansas State, and despite very gusty winds, it ended up being a gorgeous day.
Texas drops series opener to Kansas State
April 14, 2019
Texas fell in game one of its three-game series against conference foe Kansas State, 6-4, on Friday.
Longhorn bullpen plays large role in win over Rice
April 10, 2019
Tuesday night was one of the warmest games of the season for the Longhorns, with temperatures hovering right around 90º at first pitch. Perhaps the only thing hotter was the Texas bullpen, which was an instrumental piece in the Longhorns’ 3-1 victory over the Rice Owls.
Mother Nature prevents Texas from carrying out series against Baylor
April 8, 2019
Almost six hours after the first pitch of the rubber match in game three between Baylor (22-8, 6–2) and Texas (21–13, 4–4), the game was called due to inclement weather.
Texas comeback comes up just short in loss to A&M
April 2, 2019
Experience is the best teacher. On Tuesday night, the Longhorns were taught a lesson.
Texas set to host archrival Texas A&M
April 2, 2019
When creating a list of schools that don’t like each other very much, Texas and Texas A&M are at the very top. The hatred between the two universities will be back on display Tuesday night when the Aggies make the trip from College Station to face the Longhorns at UFCU Disch-Falk Field.
Wild walk-off completes series sweep for Longhorns
March 31, 2019
Before Xavier, there were TCU and Incarnate Word — games where the Longhorns could have easily tacked on another win to improve its series.
Longhorns set to face Xavier in midst of slump
March 29, 2019
A team that was hopeful of making its second straight trip to the College World Series entering 2019 has lost four of its last six games.
Loss to UIW continues Texas’ fall
March 26, 2019
Texas had an opportunity Tuesday night to get back to winning ways with a meeting in San Antonio with the University of Incarnate Word. They failed.
Texas looks to rebound in San Antonio after losing series TCU series
March 26, 2019
David Pierce and his squad have no time to dwell on the series loss against TCU this past weekend that was highlighted by two blown leads late in games. The Longhorns return to action Tuesday night in San Antonio to face Incarnate Word for a non-conference mid-week game.
Blown leads cost Texas series against TCU
March 24, 2019
The Longhorns blew an eighth inning lead Sunday afternoon against TCU and ended up losing 12-8 in the series finale.
Bullpen shines in Texas’ 4-3 comeback win
March 15, 2019
What more could be asked from the baseball gods other than a matchup between top-15 in-state rivals coming down to the wire? That was exactly the case Friday night in No. 12 Texas’ 4-3 come-from-behind victory over No. 11 Texas Tech.
Texas wins 17-3 in Caston Peter breakout game
March 13, 2019
Texas is back (to its winning ways).
Errors doom Longhorns, again
March 9, 2019
Texas fell to Stanford on Saturday afternoon 4-2 due to four errors in the field. “We just can’t give games away,” head coach David Pierce. “That’s basically what happened today.”
Sloppy fielding costs Texas game two at Stanford
March 9, 2019
For Texas fans who made the three-hour flight to Palo Alto to watch the four-game series against No. 6 Stanford, game two will likely not be mentioned when recapping the trip out west.
Torn labrum ends DJ Petrinsky’s senior season, will file for medical hardship waiver
March 7, 2019
The Longhorns received some tough news Wednesday morning as senior leader DJ Petrinsky will miss the remainder of the 2019 season with a torn labrum, a University spokesperson announced
Top-10 opponent Stanford awaits Texas in Palo Alto
March 7, 2019
Less than one week after sweeping a three-game series with then-No. 2 LSU, the Texas Longhorns will face another top-10 matchup in Palo Alto for a meeting with No. 6 Stanford.
Texas heats up in eighth inning for comeback victory over UTRGV
March 5, 2019
Texas heats up in eighth inning for comeback victory over UTRGV.
Longhorns outfielders Todd, Kennedy receive weekly Big 12 honors
March 5, 2019
As if the weekend could not have gone any better for Texas, two Longhorns were recognized by the Big 12 Conference in a release Monday afternoon.
Texas gets back to work following sweep of No. 1 LSU
March 5, 2019
The concourses of UFCU Disch-Falk Field looked extra clean following the abundance of brooms in the crowd Sunday afternoon as Texas completed a three-game sweep of then-No. 1 LSU in walk-off fashion.
Disastrous fifth inning results in Texas loss to UTSA
February 28, 2019
There’s a saying in the hockey world that a 2–0 lead is the worst lead in sports. Well, the Texas baseball team may challenge that precept with one of their own — a 6-0 lead is the worst lead in sports. At least it was Wednesday night in the Longhorns’ 10-7 defeat by the UTSA Roadrunners at UFCU Disch-Falk Field.
Texas rides momentum into weekday matchup with Sam Houston State
February 26, 2019
Longhorn fans will certainly find out which object succumbs to the other when the 6–2 Texas Longhorns host the 5–1 Sam Houston State Bearkats on Tuesday night. Texas is beginning to find consistent pitching and the bats are finding ways to score runs in a multitude of ways following a 3–1 weekend against the Purdue Boilermakers.
Longhorns win three of four in home opener
February 24, 2019
Head coach David Pierce’s squad was able to notch three more victories to their 2019 campaign after a 7-2 win Friday night, a 13-6 win Saturday afternoon and a 3-0 victory to wrap up the series Sunday.
Texas offense hits wall in game two of double header
February 23, 2019
Texas hit a wall in game two of a double header, taking a 13-6 victory and a 4-0 defeat against the Purdue Boilermakers.
Texas takes advantage of opportunities in home opener
February 23, 2019
The No. 23 Longhorns won their 2019 home opener over the Purdue Boilermakers, 7-2.
Texas travels to Houston for matchup with Rice
February 19, 2019
There is no looking back now. The ball is officially rolling for the 2019 Texas baseball season. Following a 2–1 series win over Louisiana, Texas head coach David Pierce’s squad heads to Houston on Tuesday for a meeting with Rice.
Bryce Elder receives Big 12 honor for Opening Day gem
February 19, 2019
The 2019 season may have just started for the Texas Longhorns, but the accolades have already started to roll in.
Massive 2nd inning moves Longhorns to 2–0
February 16, 2019
The second game of the season resulted with the Longhorns earning their second victory thanks to a massive two-out rally in the second inning.
Texas coaching legend Augie Garrido enshrined forever at the Disch
February 2, 2019
Billy Disch. Bibb Falk. Cliff Gustafson. And now, Augie Garrido. Those are the names and faces of Texas baseball that will live forever in front of UFCU Disch-Falk Field in Texas’ version of Monument Park.
Andrew Beck signs more than his signature
December 29, 2018
While in New Orleans for a week of preparation ahead of the 2019 Sugar Bowl, Texas head coach Tom Herman and several members of the team made a trip to Ochsner Hospital to visit families spending their holidays in recovery.
Big 12 Power Rankings: Week 12
November 16, 2018
With four teams still battling for a spot in the Big 12 Championship at AT&T Stadium, West Virginia remains at the top of the rankings. Here's how the rest of The Daily Texan's poll is shaping up with two weeks of the regular season remaining.
Pierce secures Longhorns’ future with top-20 class on signing day
November 14, 2018
Fresh off a trip to Omaha and with a brand new practice facility in the works, Texas head coach David Pierce was able to land his second consecutive top-20 recruiting class on Wednesday.
Power Rankings: West Virginia tightens grip on top spot
November 8, 2018
Texas dropped for the second week in a row after yet another close loss. While the Longhorns dropped to No. 4 in The Daily Texan's power rankings, they weren't the only team making significant moves. Here's how the power rankings are looking after Week 10:
Big 12 Power Rankings: Week 10
November 2, 2018
We're entering the final stretch of the college football regular season and some teams are beginning to make the jump into the top tier while others are looking to avoid sliding further. Here's where each Big 12 team sits going into Week 10
Big 12 Power Rankings: Sooners rise back into contention
October 25, 2018
We're entering the final stretch of the college football regular season and some teams are beginning to make the jump into the top tier while others are looking to avoid sliding further. Here's where each Big 12 team sits going into Week Nine:
Texas’ 2019 football schedule headlined by home game versus LSU
October 19, 2018
The dates for the 2019 Texas football schedule were announced Thursday, per Texas Athletics.
Big 12 Power Rankings: Texas soars after Red River Rivalry victory
October 12, 2018
We’re halfway through the college football regular season, and some teams are becoming top tier while others are sliding further down. Here’s where each Big 12 team sits going into Week Seven:
Ehlinger, Dicker receive Player of the Week honors
October 9, 2018
As the wins continue to roll in, so do the accolades. The two awards this week give the Longhorns five total Player of the Week titles this season.
Big 12 Power Rankings: West Virginia retains conference crown
October 5, 2018
We're nearly halfway through the college football regular season and some teams are beginning to make the jump into the top tier while others are looking to avoid sliding further. Here's where each Big 12 team sits going into Week Six:
D’Shawn Jamison named Big 12 special teams player of the week
October 2, 2018
Texas is beginning to make some noise within the Big 12 after locking up their fourth consecutive victory against Kansas State on Saturday. And for the third straight week, the conference honored a Longhorn for their performance on the field.
Defending Big 12 champs joined by new faces to start fall ball
October 2, 2018
Fall practice is officially underway at UFCU Disch-Falk Field. The Longhorns are fresh off the program’s eigth regular season Big 12 Championship and their 36th trip to the College World Series.
Julius Whittier, Texas' pioneering African-American player, dies at 68
September 28, 2018
After 68 years, the illustrious life of Julius Whittier, a Texas scholar and trailblazer, came to an end Tuesday morning, Texas Athletics said in a press release.
Big 12 Power Rankings: Kansas moves to all-time high
September 27, 2018
With Week Four in the books, the Big 12 power rankings saw a bit of a shake up after Texas' 31-16 upset over then-No.17 TCU. Texas Tech also entered the AP Top 25 with an impressive victory over then-No. 15 Oklahoma State. Here's how the conference shapes up heading into Week Five.
Sooners, Cowboys take top spots in Big 12 power rankings
September 21, 2018
Through three weeks, we've seen Oklahoma and Oklahoma State dominate their respective matchups, but a variety of matchups with high implications take place this weekend, leaving some of the top spots potentially up for grabs.
Stadium atmosphere in victory against USC bodes well in eyes of recruits
September 20, 2018
A record-setting number of fans filled Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium last Saturday evening to watch the Texas Longhorns battle the USC Trojans.
Two of college football’s historic powers collide again this Saturday
September 13, 2018
While many debate what it takes to be considered a top-tier program in college football, it’s safe to say that USC and Texas have both earned a spot at the table.
Week Two key matchups against Tulsa
September 7, 2018
Each week, we will be breaking down who has the edge position-by-position — Texas or its opponent. Here’s how the Longhorns match up with Tulsa for Saturday’s game.
‘I’m big on it': For former Longhorn Mo Bamba, it’s been a summer full of Fortnite
August 30, 2018
When Bamba finds some alone time, it is normally spent playing one video game.
Revamped roster edges out Terrapins in key matchups
August 29, 2018
Last year, Maryland’s 51-41 upset of Texas sent the Longhorns back to the drawing board. Now days away from the rematch, both teams trot out a revamped lineup. Here’s how the Longhorns matchup with Maryland for Saturday’s game.
Longhorns receive preseason honors
July 23, 2018
Award voters across the country are recognizing the talent on this year’s Texas football squad yet again as two more Longhorns had their name etched on award watch lists for the 2018 season on Monday morning, according to a Texas Athletics press release.
Collin Johnson named to 2018 Biletnikoff Award watch list
July 19, 2018
Junior wide receiver Collin Johnson will attempt to do something no Longhorn has ever accomplished before: win the Biletnikoff Award for best receiver in college football.
Texas taps Floréal to lead track and field program
June 14, 2018
The University announced the hiring of Edrick Floréal as the new head coach of the Longhorn track and field program Wednesday afternoon, ending the five-month vacancy of the position.