Wednesday Longhorn Sports Page

Links to the latest articles on UT sports from around the web.

Football:

That's one big Bevo of a scoreboard
Austin American-Statesman
A month ago, the Miami Dolphins unveiled their new scoreboard, hailed as the largest high-definition video screen in the world. By July, when the Texas Longhorns' new scoreboard is expected to be in place at Royal-Memorial Stadium, the Dolphins will have to be content with having the world's second-largest big-screen TV. The University of Texas' high-definition LED scoreboard will be 134 feet wide and 55 feet high and will replace the 10-year-old, far smaller scoreboard in the south end zone. The Dolphins' largest scoreboard (they have two) is 140 by 50 feet, according to Mark Steinkamp, marketing and sales support manager of Daktronics, the South Dakota company that designed both boards. Full story

Texas game winner for Frogs, by any yardstick
Fort Worth Star-Telegram

UCF, Texas make series official
Orlando Sentinel

Baseball:

Texas prepares for postseason
Daily Texan
The phrase "sweating up a storm" was thrown around during Tuesday's practice, and injured Longhorn Jordan Danks - wearing an "I do my own stunts" T-shirt - sat on top of the Texas dugout working on his tan. But despite the heat and humidity at Disch-Falk Field, the Longhorns were dressed in their full game-day uniforms. Tuesday wasn't a test of their physical stamina though. Instead it was an exercise aimed at improving their mental toughness. Full story

UT's magic number for NCAA host status is 40
Austin American-Statesman

Boening tabbed Co-Big 12 Pitcher of the Week
TexasSports.com

Other:

Softball: Texas' keys to postseason success
Daily Texan

Softball: Big 12 tournament preview
Austin American-Statesman

Inside Texas Blog
Inside Texas

Bevo Beat
Austin American-Statesman


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