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Jul 25 2016 10:13 AM - HornSports Staff
Recapping the weekly highlights in University of Texas Athletics. Longhorn baseball flips Mizzou commit We received word a couple of weeks ago that Cedar Park pitcher Cole Quintanilla was in contact with David Pierce’s new staff in Austin. We were told that after the Missouri coaching change Cole never heard from...
Sep 24 2014 01:04 PM - Kylie Hopkins
A bye week was much needed and now I am very excited to see how the Longhorns play this weekend against Kansas (even on the wake of news that yet another player has been released.) Personally, I don’t think Coach Strong is being overly harsh on players by asking them to uphold a higher standard. The players were giv...
Aug 02 2014 01:35 PM - HornSports Staff
Contributors: Sean Adams, Aaron Carrara, Matt Cotcher, Mike Garland (J.B. TexasEx) Any confirmation on the suspensions of Daje, Estelle, and Harrison? If so, for how long? There continues to be contradicting reports on these three. Even our folks close to the team have differing views. The majority of those folks s...
May 25 2013 01:23 PM - Guest
id="" align="aligncenter" width="1024 The three nominees to the University of Texas Board of Regents — Judge Ernest Aliseda, businessman Jeff Hildebrand and current regent Paul Foster — were vetted on all aspects of the controversy. The regents, appointed by Gov. Rick Perry, have been accus...
Jan 29 2012 12:24 AM - bbdude
It was bad enough most Longhorn fans had to endure football season without access to the Longhorn Network, but now they are being teased even more.  It's basketball season and guess what that means?  If you guessed "Most games will be televised by the Longhorn Network," then you would be correct.  When the Runnin' H...
Nov 27 2011 11:38 AM - Guest
Most of you have seen me post in the forum section and this is my first post in a blog format. I thought I might take a moment to give you an insight into my Longhorn background. I attended the University of Texas from 1972 to 1974. I was by then married with two children and a veteran of US Army. Lack of dollars...
Aug 26 2011 08:06 AM - bbdude
The Longhorn Network will be carried by the following providers, in addition to Verizon FiOS, which was announced on Thursday:  Consolidated Communications, Bay City Cablevision, Mid-Coast Cablevision and  Texas Mid-Gulf Cablevision.  While this is still a very small percentage of the cable and satellite users in Te...
Aug 25 2011 08:04 AM - bbdude
Rejoice!  The Longhorn Network has its first carrier, Verizon FiOS.  The high speed broadband network in the Dallas/Ft. Worth Metroplex will offer Longhorn Network programming to its roughly 200,000 customers beginning September 1, 2011.  While the offering will not start tomorrow, August 26th, which is the official...
Aug 02 2011 08:08 AM - bbdude
Essentially, the definition of a temper tantrum is an emotional outburst or tirade that is characterized by screaming, kicking, yelling, foot stomping and hitting with the expectation from the tantrum-thrower that he/she will get his/her way.  It is also imperative to add that the typical age of temper tantrum throw...
Jul 28 2011 08:53 PM - bbdude
Just when we thought the Longhorn Network would succumb to conference administrators and Big XII teams that took issue with the University's plan to air high school football games on the soon-to-be high profile network, we are forced to think again.  Last week, Big XII Commissioner Dan Beebe issued a statement quell...
Jul 22 2011 11:03 PM - bbdude
The old saying "You just can't make some people happy, no matter what" seems to hold true  - at least in the case of the Longhorn Network.  As the programming models develop, the Aggies and Sooners rear their ugly heads and seem to think that they aren't getting a fair shake out of the deal.   All Longhorn fans care...