Texas Rumors & News

  • Motley powers No. 6 Baylor past Texas

    The Sports Xchange "WACO, Texas -- Baylor forward Johnathan Motley said he put in the work on the boards, and it led to a career-best offensive rhythm. That was how Motley explained his 32-point, 20-rebound effort that led the sixth-ranked Bears to a 74-64 victory over Texas on Tuesday at the Ferrell..." January 17

  • Texas lands 4-star guard Matt Coleman

    The Spun "Texas head coach Shaka Smart just landed a huge recruit. 4-star point guard Matt Coleman made his decision at halftime of the 11:00 game at the Hoophall Classic. Coleman also announced his commitment on Twitter. According to 247Sports’ Composite Rankings, Coleman is the No. 31 recruit in the..." January 16

  • Carter's late surge lift No. 10 West Virginia past Texas

    The Sports Xchange "AUSTIN, Texas -- Be it the grueling travel from the heart of Appalachia or the fact that West Virginia always brings out the best in Texas, the 10th-ranked Mountaineers needed every iota of their talent and waning energy but found the fortitude to outlast the Longhorns 74-72 on Saturday afternoon..." January 14

  • Texas guard Tevin Mack suspended indefinitely

    247 Sports "Texas sophomore guard Tevin Mack has been suspended indefinitely for a violation of team rules, per Texas officials. Mack currently leads Texas with 14.3 points per game in 31 minutes a contest. He's also averaging 4.8 rebounds. “We have a set of standards that we expect people in our..." January 12

  • Iowa State hangs on to defeat Texas

    The Sports Xchange "Guard Deonte Burton scored 27 points and guard Monte Morris added 22 and 10 rebounds as the Iowa State Cyclones outlasted the Texas Longhorns 79-70 on Saturday in Big 12 Conference action at Hilton Coliseum in Ames, Iowa. Texas got as close as 68-65 on a jumper by Jarrett Allen with 3:42 to..." January 08

  • Mack's 27 points helps Texas outlast Oklahoma State

    The Sports Xchange "Swingman Tevin Mack scored a career-high 27 points as the Texas Longhorns came from behind and outlasted Oklahoma State 82-79 on Wednesday in Big 12 Conference play at the Erwin Center. Guard Eric Davis, Jr. scored eight consecutive points for the Longhorns on a layup and two straight..." January 04

  • K-State holds off Texas

    The Sports Xchange "Kansas State converted 9 of 10 shots from the free-throw line in the final minute to hold off Texas 65-62 on Friday night at Bramlage Coliseum in the Big 12 Conference opener for both squads. Texas trailed by 13 with 7:23 remaining in the game, but a late flurry, including seven straight..." December 30

  • Walker, Kent State knock off Texas

    The Sports Xchange "AUSTIN, Texas -- Guard Jaylin Walker scored 24 points on 9-of-18 shooting from the floor to lead Kent State to a rousing 63-58 victory over Texas on Tuesday night at the Frank Erwin Center. Kent State led just 57-56 with 1:19 to play before forward Jimmy Hall got loose in the lane for a..." December 27

  • Texas rolls past Alabama-Birmingham

    The Sports Xchange "AUSTIN, Texas -- Swingman Tevin Mack poured in 18 points in leading four teammates in double-figure scoring as the Texas Longhorns rolled to an easy 96-60 victory over Alabama-Birmingham on Wednesday at the Frank Erwin Center. Freshman forward Jarrett Allen (8 of 9 from the floor) and..." December 21

  • Arkansas' Macon ices win vs. Texas with free throws

    The Sports Xchange "Daryl Macon scored 23 points, including the decisive free throws with 22 seconds to play, as the Arkansas Razorbacks outlasted Texas 77-74 on Saturday at the Toyota Center in the second game of the Lone Star Shootout. No. 19 Arizona outlasted Texas A&M 67-63 in the first game of the neutral..." December 17

  • Mack helps Texas knock off Long Beach State

    The Sports Xchange "Swingman Tevin Mack scored 18 points, 16 of them in the second half, as the Texas Longhorns roared from behind in the game's final 10 minutes for a 71-65 win over Long Beach State on Saturday at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas. Texas (5-4) trailed 44-38 with 13:48 to play but tied..." December 10

  • Wagner's late-game plays help Michigan beat Texas

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore Moritz Wagner scored 15 points and hit the game-winning basket with 18.8 seconds left to help Michigan earn a 53-50 win over Texas in a non-conference game in Ann Arbor, Mich., on Tuesday. Wagner scored three straight points after Michigan trailed 50-48, hitting a free throw with..." December 07

  • Texas rallies to defeat Alabama in Big 12-SEC Challenge

    The Sports Xchange "Kerwin Roach, Jr. tallied 16 points to lead five Texas players in double-figure scoring as the Longhorns roared from behind early in the second half and then held on for a 77-68 victory over Alabama on Friday at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas, as part of the Big 12-SEC Challenge...." December 03

  • Texas-Arlington trounces tottering Texas

    The Sports Xchange "Forward Kevin Hervey scored 18 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, helping Texas-Arlington roll to a 72-61 win over swooning Texas on Tuesday at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas. Texas-Arlington (5-3) expanded a three-point lead at the half to as much as 16 points with 6:45 to play and..." November 29

  • Northwestern upends No. 22 Texas in Legends Classic

    The Sports Xchange "NEW YORK -- For the first time in nearly three years, Northwestern knocked off a Top 25 team. Bryant McIntosh scored 20 points to lead the Wildcats to a resounding 77-58 win over No. 22 Texas on Monday night in the Legends Classic at the Barclays Center. Northwestern (3-1) will play..." November 22

  • White helps Colorado upend No. 22 Texas

    The Sports Xchange "Coming all the way from the snowy foothills of the Rocky Mountains to the Big Apple but leaving without a win in two games was not something Colorado wanted to experience. That attitude carried a lot of weight in the Buffaloes' 68-54 victory over No. 22 Texas on Tuesday afternoon in the..." November 22

  • No. 23 Texas demolishes Eastern Washington

    The Sports Xchange "AUSTIN, Texas -- Texas' combination of youth, talent and wave after wave of quality depth should only get more polished and better focused as the season progresses, an aspect that should be garnering the attention of its future opponents. The Longhorns showcased all three of those facets..." November 18

  • Yancy fuels key surge as Texas topples La.-Monroe

    The Sports Xchange "AUSTIN, Texas -- The four freshmen for Texas comprised a recruiting class rated among the top 10 in the nation. But for the second straight game, a senior took over when the Longhorns needed a boost. Guard Kendal Yancy scored nine points during a span of five minutes, helping break open a..." November 14

  • Texas escapes Incarnate Word, 78-73

    The Sports Xchange "AUSTIN, Texas – Senior Kendal Yancy scored 19 points, including four late in the game, and No. 21 Texas defeated Incarnate Word 78-73 in the season opener Friday night. Jarrett Allen, the Longhorns' 6-foot-11 highly touted freshman forward, produced 16 points and 12 rebounds. Another Texas..." November 11

  • UT's Kerwin Roach, Tevin Mack suspended for opener

    Houston Chronicle "Texas sophomores Kerwin Roach and Tevin Mack, who were suspended for last week's exhibition game due to an unspecified offseason violation of team rules, also will sit out Friday's season opener against Incarnate Word, Longhorns men's basketball coach Shaka Smart said." November 08

  • Shaka Smart explains why he idolizes Nick Saban - even though he's never met him

    Fox Sports "College hoops season is set to tip off this Friday and when it does, the Texas Longhorns will be one of the most intriguing teams in the entire country. Shaka Smart’s club will be young but talented with freshmen Jarrett Allen and Andrew Jones leading a group that is hoping to make back-to-back..." November 08

  • Texas gives coach Shaka Smart extension, raise

    Today's U "In short order, Shaka Smart is doing a great job of building Texas in his own image and re-branding the Longhorn basketball program as a national power. Well, the powers that be at Texas have noticed, and have given the second-year coach a raise, as well as a contact extension." August 26

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