Carlton: Baylor, Texas discover advantages of playing Big 12 hoops
Playing basketball in the Big 12 has its advantages come NCAA tournament time, as Baylor and Texas discovered Sunday. Baylor was rewarded with a No. 3 seed, albeit in the West Region. Texas, awarded the No. 11 seed in the Midwest, didn't have to worry …
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Texas' twin towers to test UConn
ALBANY — Stats gurus warn against predictions based on the last game you watched, but that might be Texas' best hope against No. 1 UConn in the NCAA women's regional semifinal here Saturday (ESPN/WatchESPN, noon ET). The Longhorns played a …
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Texas AD Steve Patterson: Rick Barnes must fire assistants or be fired himself
And maybe for former player Chris Ogden, too, who played at Texas from 2000-2003, then spent two years as a student assistant, three years as an administrative assistant, and has now been an assistant since 2008. One potential issue with firing …
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Poetry saves life of Texas player
5-seed Longhorns (24-10), carrying them to a Sweet 16 matchup Saturday against No. 1 Connecticut (34-1) on Saturday in Albany. But while basketball is in the spotlight, it's the healing words and performance of her poetry that have pushed her this far.
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