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Longhorns hire Aston to lead women's basketball program
April 3, 2012
Six years after leaving her post as recruiting coordinator at Texas, Karen Aston has rejoined the Longhorns, this time as their head coach.
Aston likely to be named coach Tuesday as regents allow hiring
April 2, 2012
Current head coach of North Texas to replace Gail Goestenkors; she has eight years of UT experience.
Texas women's basketball coach Gail Goestenkors resigns
March 19, 2012
Goestenkors said her departure was not a result of the team’s poor performance but that she was “tired."
Longhorns lose to Mountaineers in first round of NCAA tournament
March 18, 2012
For the fourth time in as many years, Texas has failed to advance past the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
Longhorns face Lady Raiders in Big 12 Championship opener
March 7, 2012
After beating Texas A&M in its final regular season game on Sunday, Texas has now won three straight contests.
Anderson has career night as Longhorns crush Aggies
March 4, 2012
Yvonne Anderson turned in the best performance of her career on Sunday afternoon.
Longhorns look to sweep Aggies on Senior Night
March 2, 2012
If they beat Texas A&M, this trio of seniors might just create a new favorite memory.
Goestenkors gets win No. 100 as Longhorns defeat Sooners.
February 26, 2012
Head coach Gail Goestenkors got her 100th victory at Texas as the Longhorns were able to stay in the NCAA Tournament.
Lady Bears stomp Longhorns, remain undefeated
February 22, 2012
Longhorns now have to win last three games in order to make the "Big Dance."
Longhorns look for third straight at Kansas State
February 17, 2012
Texas will head to Manhattan, Kan. this Saturday to take on Kansas State, looking to split the season series with the Wildcats.
Longhorns pull away in defensive struggle
February 16, 2012
Texas got one step closer to the NCAA tournament with a much-needed 63-54 victory over Texas Tech.
Longhorns dominate Oklahoma State, end losing streak
February 13, 2012
Sophomore forward Anne Marie Hartung boosts team back into the light of victory.
Longhorns look to turn it around at home against Cowgirls
February 9, 2012
It’s been more than two weeks since the Longhorns won a game and wins are at a premium.
Longhorns tank latest road game
February 9, 2012
Texas never gave itself a chance against Kansas on Wednesday night.
No. 1 Baylor remains undefeated
February 8, 2012
The Bears, whose perfect record leaves them and Green Bay as the only undefeated teams left in the country, appear unstoppable at this point.
Longhorns continue to struggle with turnovers, lose third straight
February 5, 2012
We've heard it before: many turnovers and poor defensive play lead to Longhorn loss.
Kansas State squeaks past sloppy Longhorns
February 2, 2012
Inconsistent guard play and inability to establish an offensive identity cost the Longhorns an opportunity to move up in the Big 12 standings.
Reed learning from rehab experience
January 31, 2012
More than anything, Cokie Reed’s rehab journey has been a learning experience.
Longhorns lose nail-biter to Lady Raiders
January 29, 2012
Texas Tech Lady Raiders victorious over the Longhorns in Lubbock on Saturday afternoon.
Longhorn guards lead Texas to blowout victory over Missouri
January 25, 2012
After struggling to find their rhythm, the Longhorn guards were not about to be outplayed at home on Wednesday night.
Slow starts and offensive woes have Longhorns struggling
January 23, 2012
Slow starts, poor offensive execution and a couple untimely injuries have the Longhorns failing to live up to all the preseason hype.
Longhorns look to move up the conference standings against Oklahoma
January 20, 2012
A Longhorn win would tie them with the Sooners in the Big 12 and give them an opportunity to put together a win streak.
Longhorns come out on top of back-and-forth battle with Iowa State
January 19, 2012
Despite struggling to pull away all night, Texas was able to capitalize when it mattered most.
Texas womens basketball struggle through roller coaster holiday schedule
January 16, 2012
The presents under the Christmas tree weren’t the only surprises for the Texas women’s basketball team.
Longhorns come back to beat North Texas
December 18, 2011
The Longhorn’s danced to a 71-62 victory over North Texas in the fourth annual Texas Two-Step.
Longhorns continue mid-major dominance, down Arkansas-Pine Bluff 79-40
December 14, 2011
The Longhorn’s got back on track with a 79-40 blowout win over the Arkansas-Pine Bluff Golden Lions.
Longhorns look to make it six in a row against #8 Tennessee
December 1, 2011
The young team has adopted the slogan “together or not at all,” and displayed a rare will to win.
Texas coach Goestenkors had strong relationship with Oklahoma State coaches
November 20, 2011
OK State coaches Kurt Budke and Miranda Serna died late Thursday night when the private plane carrying them crashed.
Longhorns look to make it two in a row against Alcorn State
November 17, 2011
Texas will need to be much better than they were against Southeastern Louisiana if they want to make a statement on Sunday.
Longhorns hold off Lady Lions for first win of season
November 15, 2011
It wasn't a pretty win, but the Longhorns left the Frank Erwin Center with their first victory of the season on Monday night.
No. 24 Longhorns open season against No. 5 Stanford
November 11, 2011
Stanford is the highest ranked team to visit the Frank Erwin Center for a home opener in the team’s 37-year history.
Longhorns look to rebound after early tournament exit
October 27, 2011
The team was ranked No. 3 in the Big 12 Preseason Coaches Poll behind only in-state rivals Baylor and Texas A&M.
Texas womens golf wins season opener for first time in 10 years
September 13, 2011
For the first time since 2001, the Texas women’s golf team was victorious in the season’s opening tournament.
Strauss, Pressell both shoot 74 as Texas takes nine-stroke lead
September 13, 2011
Texas kicked off the “Mo” Morial Invitational on Sunday with an 11-over-par 299, good for second place, three strokes back of the Auburn Tigers’ opening round 296.
Womens golf team gets boost from freshman recruit
September 8, 2011
They say the only thing harder than winning a championship is defending one. For the first time since 2004, the Texas women’s golf team will be faced with such a challenge.
Club athletes head into playoffs with hopes of garnering conference title
April 29, 2011
After posting a perfect record during conference play, the Texas club baseball team will look to take two of three from Texas Tech this weekend and claim the Gulf Coast North conference championship for the first time since 2006.
Women's swimming & diving: Longhorns move into sixth at NCAAs
March 19, 2011
With only six women competing in Friday evening’s eight events, it was a quality over quantity approach that moved Texas into sixth place by the end of the second night of the NCAA swimming and diving championships.
Texas finishes first day in seventh
March 17, 2011
For the first time in nine years, the Longhorns hopped into their own pool to kick off the 2011 Women’s NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships.
Divers prepare for Zone D meet
March 11, 2011
The Longhorn divers will look to build upon their post-season success at this weekends’ Zone D diving meet.
Swimmers acclimate to unusual distances in yearly charity meet
February 10, 2011
The Texas women’s swimming and diving team is peaking at the perfect time.
UT peaking, streak on line against Cougs in Houston
February 9, 2011
Fresh off of a dominant performance Saturday against visiting SMU, Texas looks to continue its winning ways at the University of Houston’s CRWC Natatorium tonight.
Coach diagnosed with cancer fights to get back to team
February 4, 2011
It has been a difficult year for the UT club hockey team. For assistant coach Jim White, the battles that take place on the ice have taken a backseat.