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Apr 05 2016 09:00 AM - Taylor Smith
The Texas women’s basketball team ended its 2015-16 campaign a week ago Monday in the Elite Eight round of the NCAA tournament. The Longhorns lost to the University of Connecticut, 65-86, holding the Huskies to their lowest offensive scoring night in the tournament through their first four games. Before the game, U...
Mar 28 2016 08:36 AM - Taylor Smith
The time has come. The Texas women’s basketball team faces the University of Connecticut in the round of eight on Monday night. The Longhorns beat UCLA 72-64 on Saturday to advance to the regional finals. Texas trailed by five at halftime and six at the end of the third quarter before opening the fourth on a 10-0 r...
Mar 25 2016 08:52 AM - Taylor Smith
The Texas women’s basketball team returns to the Sweet 16 for the second straight season. The Longhorns beat Alabama State in the first round and former Big 12 foe Missouri in the second round to advance to the round of 16. Texas’ next opponent is No. 3 seed UCLA in Bridgeport, Connecticut. The Bruins hosted the f...
Mar 17 2016 08:25 AM - Taylor Smith
It had to happen to someone. One team was going to fight to earn a No. 2 seed in the NCAA women’s basketball tournament only to get the reward of seeing the University of Connecticut as its roadblock to the Final Four. The Texas women’s basketball team ended up as that team Monday night, earning the No. 2 seed in th...
Mar 07 2016 12:07 PM - Taylor Smith
The Texas women’s basketball team found its way back to the Big 12 championship game for the second straight season. And, for second year in a row, the Longhorns match up against the Bears for bragging rights. After earning a bye as the No. 2 seed, Texas beat Kansas in the second round and West Virginia in the sem...
Mar 05 2016 03:00 PM - Taylor Smith
After a runner-up finish in the Big 12 tournament a year ago, the Texas women’s basketball team begins their quest for a tournament crown tonight. They reached the conference tournament finals in 2015 despite drawing the six-seed. The Longhorns have carried that hot play at the end of last year into this season and...
Feb 27 2016 08:35 AM - Taylor Smith
Tonight marks the last regular season home game for the Texas women’s basketball team as TCU travels to Austin. Four seniors will be stepping out on the court for the final time in the regular season: Empress Davenport, Celina Rodrigo, Brady Sanders and Imani Boyette. It shouldn’t be the final time these seniors pl...
Feb 24 2016 03:05 PM - Taylor Smith
The No. 8 Texas women’s basketball team travels to Lubbock to face the Texas Tech Red Raiders tonight. Texas Tech enters the game with an 11-15 overall record and a 2-13 record in Big 12 play. The Red Raiders’ conference wins are against Iowa State and Kansas. The Longhorns own a 24-2 overall record and a 13-2 con...
Feb 17 2016 11:54 AM - Taylor Smith
The Texas women’s basketball team looks to bounce back against Kansas State tonight at the Frank Erwin Center. The Longhorns lost to No. 21 Oklahoma in Norman on Sunday 56-74 and dropped to No. 8 in the rankings. In the loss, sophomore guard Brooke McCarty scored a game-high 19 points. She was the only Longhorn to...
Feb 13 2016 09:25 AM - Taylor Smith
Texas senior center Imani Boyette could create history for the women’s basketball program before she leaves the forty acres. Boyette needs 59 more rebounds to record at least 1,000 points, 1,000 rebounds and 200 blocked shots. She would be the first in Texas women’s basketball history with that accomplishment. Cur...
Feb 10 2016 11:05 AM - Taylor Smith
The No. 6/5 Texas women’s basketball team hosts No. 20/24 Oklahoma State tonight at the Frank Erwin Center. The Cowgirls own an 8-3 record in Big 12 play and an 18-4 overall record. They are on a six-game winning streak with most recently beating Texas Tech 70-57 on Sunday. The Longhorns possess a 10-1 Big 12 reco...
Feb 05 2016 09:24 AM - Taylor Smith
The Texas women’s basketball team travels to Ames, Iowa, to face the Cyclones on Saturday. The Longhorns are coming off their first break during Big 12 play, having yet to play this week. The last time Texas took the court was Jan. 30, and the Longhorns beat Kansas State 66-51, marking their 20th win of the season...
Jan 27 2016 09:35 PM - Taylor Smith
The Texas women’s basketball team joined an exclusive club Wednesday night at the Frank Erwin Center. The Longhorns earned their 1,000th program victory. Only four other schools own 1,000 program wins: Tennessee, Louisiana Tech, James Madison and Old Dominion. “It just kind of humbles you,” senior center Imani Bo...
Jan 27 2016 01:49 PM - Taylor Smith
The Kansas Jayhawks stand between the Texas women’s basketball team and win No. 1,000. They play at the Frank Erwin Center on what could be a historic Wednesday in Austin. “Wednesday is a big day,” Texas head coach Karen Aston said in Monday’s press conference. “I feel like it’s an unbelievable opportunity to get...
Jan 20 2016 09:15 AM - Taylor Smith
The Texas women’s basketball team looks to return to its winning ways against TCU. The then-No.4 Texas women’s basketball team lost to then-No. 6 Baylor at home on Sunday, 67-80. The loss marked a first for the Longhorns this season. Senior center Imani Boyette scored 15 points and grabbed 17 rebounds, recording he...
Jan 13 2016 12:31 PM - Taylor Smith
The Texas women’s basketball team, led by center Imani Boyette, continues to keep its undefeated season alive. The Longhorns beat Iowa State at home Wednesday, 75-54, and Oklahoma State in Stillwater on Saturday, 78-48. Against the Cyclones, Texas scored 11 three-pointers, with sophomore guard Brooke McCarty leadin...
Jan 06 2016 12:12 PM - Taylor Smith
The Texas women’s basketball team looks to end Iowa State’s eight-game winning streak while furthering its own 13-game winning streak tonight at the Frank Erwin Center. The Cyclones travel to Austin with a 10-3 record overall and a 2-0 record in Big 12 play. Iowa State’s three losses came in its first five games of...
Dec 30 2015 10:28 AM - Taylor Smith
The No. 5/6 Texas women’s basketball team looks to extend its undefeated streak into Big 12 play. The Longhorns open Big 12 play tonight with West Virginia in Morgantown. Tip-off is set for 6 p.m. CT. Texas finished non-conference play undefeated, 11-0. This marks the first time in school history for the Longhorns...
Dec 24 2015 10:35 AM - Taylor Smith
The University of Texas women’s basketball team remains a perfect 10-0, with one non-conference game left before Big 12 play. The No. 5/6 Longhorns beat Arkansas, 61-50, on Dec. 20 in the Big 12-SEC Challenge with junior guard Briana Taylor scoring a team-high 15 points and grabbing a game-high nine rebounds. The w...
Jul 14 2013 03:35 PM - bbdude
id="attachment_6842" align="aligncenter" width="1242 Former University of Texas National Champion golfer Jordan Spieth won his first victory as a PGA professional on Sunday in a sudden death playoff against Zack Johnson and David Hearn at the John Deer Classic in Silvis, Illinois.  Spieth,...