Monday 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:

Top Five WRs
Inside Texas
It seems each recruiting season there is a plethora of talented and athletic wide receivers. This season is no different among the Class of 2007 and this class at this position is led by Arrelious Benn from Washington D.C.

Young gave UT edge it won't have this season
San Antonio Express-News
UT will remain among the country's elite, all right, but the Longhorns can't win it all again without No. 10. And that's hardly a profound observation.

Basketball:

Raptors acquire Ford
Sports Illustrated
The Milwaukee Bucks traded point guard T.J. Ford to the Toronto Raptors on Friday night for forward Charlie Villanueva and cash.

Tucker looks to be 'punisher' for Toronto
The Globe and Mail
The Toronto Raptors considered drafting University of Texas star LaMarcus Aldridge with the first pick in the National Basketball Association draft on Wednesday night, but decided to draft the Longhorns' best player instead.

Blazers introduce draft picks, head to summer league
The Portland Tribune
The Trail Blazers welcomed three of their new players to Portland on Friday, as first-round draft picks LaMarcus Aldridge, Brandon Roy and Joel Freeland held a news conference at Peninsula Elementary School in North Portland.

Baseball:

Gustafson, Kieschnick are members of college shrine's first class
San Antonio Express-News
Cliff Gustafson and Brooks Kieschnick will be linked forever in University of Texas baseball history.

2006-07 signee spotlight: Michael Demperio
TexasSports.com

Other:

Athletic director Dodds to get raise
Austin American-Statesman
Amount isn't specified, but he's expected to be among nation's top paid.

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