Tuesday Longhorn Sports Page

Stay up to date on all things Burnt Orange with a daily stop at IT's Longhorn Sports Page, with links to the latest news and opinion articles on UT football, basketball, baseball, recruiting and other sports from around the web.

Football recruiting:

Premium StoryDT Wilcoxon Is Texas' 20th Commit
Inside Texas
It was an offer he just couldn't refuse. That, in essence, is how up-and-coming Willow Park Aledo DT Michael Wilcoxon describes his decision to give Texas his verbal to play for the Longhorns in 2007. Full story

Premium StoryWilliams, Future Horns Air It Out In Austin
Inside Texas
Nearly all of Texas' 19 commits for 2007 convened for the first time in Austin Sunday as part of the first of two Longhorn football mini-camps for prep standouts. Inside Texas caught up with Four-Star WR Malcolm Williams, fresh off of his first session of pass-and-catch with both of Texas' highly touted QB verbals. Full story

Premium StoryLonghorn Camp Update: Desmond Jackson
Inside Texas

Premium StoryLonghorn Camp Update: Joseph Barksdale
Inside Texas

Scout.com June Hot 100 Revealed
Inside Texas

SGP tackle is top Texas recruit
Dallas Morning News

Baseball:

Inside Texas Blog: Destiny Denied
Inside Texas
There will be no College World Series for the Horns this June. But the Monday edition of the Inside Texas Blog recounts the baseball Longhorns' four-year run of success, and the aura it has (re)created on the Forty Acres. Full story

Stubbs brothers have MLB Draft on their minds
Austin American-Statesman
In recent seasons, Texas Longhorn draft prospects gathered around a dingy computer screen in their Disch-Falk Field locker room to follow the Major League Draft. Since Texas is traditionally involved in the NCAA playoffs during the draft, the locker room was the perfect spot to talk about the upcoming opponent and your draft prospects. This year, the computer is gone — and so are the Longhorns. That is, from the playoffs, at least. After Sunday's shocking 6-3 loss to North Carolina State at the Austin Regional, the core of this season's Big 12 regular-season champions will huddle around another screen. Full story

Other:

San Antonio snares Big 12 football final
Dallas Morning News
The Big 12 will play its football championship in San Antonio in 2007 and its basketball tournaments in Kansas City in 2008, the league announced Monday. Full story

Big 12 picks championship sites
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
The immediate future of the Big 12's championship sites is set. Beyond the 2007-08, however, the conference is on hold. Full story

With large bid, S.A. gets Big 12 to return
San Antonio Express-News

Track: UT's Hardee hoping to jumpstart Horns at nationals
Austin American-Statesman

Track: The Carter family puts its emphasis in Sacramento
San Francisco Chronicle



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