Tuesday Longhorn Sports Page

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Recruiting:

Dravannti Johnson Talks Recruiting at Combine
InsideTexas.com
SAN ANTONIO -- Nederland linebacker Dravannti Johnson was in San Antonio over the weekend to compete against the best of the best at the U.S. Army National Combine. He talked about what he wanted to achieve over the weekend and updated where he stands in recruiting circles.

Adren Dorsey: Big DT Likes Longhorns
InsideTexas.com
SAN ANTONIO -- One of the toughest positions to fill in any recruiting class is inside the trenches at defensive tackle. John Tyler High School in Tyler, Texas, is home to one of the best that the Lone Star State has to offer in the form of Adren Dorsey. The Longhorns were one of the first schools to contact Dorsey early in the recruiting process.

Scout.com All-Combine Team
Scout.com
San Antonio, Texas - With over 500 prospects in attendance from all over the country, it makes picking an all - combine team a difficult task. Members of the Scout.com recruiting team watched intently over a two-day span and tried to narrow down the list to name the Scout.com All-Combine Team from the U.S. Army National Combine held January 5th and 6th.

ScoutTV: 2008 OL
Scout.com
Stephen Good is likely to be a Texas Top 100, Top 5 candidate and is sure to be one of the best offensive tackles in the nation in the class of 2008. He already holds a hand full of offers from a few Big XII schools including Texas A&M.

Football:

What Will New Coodinator Mean For Texas D?
InsideTexas.com
New Texas Co-Defensive Coordinator Larry Mac Duff is a 30-year coaching veteran, including multiple stops in the NFL, and continues the pipeline from Arizona's renowned 'Desert Swarm' defense to Austin. What can we expect from the Longhorn defense with Mac Duff on board?

Final Poll Report: Lucky 13
InsideTexas.com
fter their December 30th Alamo Bowl victory over Iowa, the Texas Longhorns finish the season ranked 13th the final polls.

Mac Duff expected to be good fit on tight Longhorn staff
Austin American-Statesman
When Mack Brown started the hiring process for a new defensive coordinator this month, the most important criterion was chemistry — how the newest coach would mesh with Brown's staff of eight assistants.

Colt McCoy named to Scripps Freshman All-America Team
MackBrown-TexasFootball.com
Redshirt freshman QB Colt McCoy has been named to the 2006 Scripps Freshman All-America Team, the Football Writers Association of America has announced.

Hoops:

Audio: Interview with Kevin Durant
InsideTexas.com
Kevin Durant was named the Big 12 player of the week after his 37-point, 12-rebound performance against Colorado. Inside Texas' Ross Lucksinger sat down with Durant to talk about his big game, his development and the potential of this Texas team.

Durant on record pace
Austin American-Statesman
Freshman rewriting book for Horns.

Durant named Phillips 66 Big 12 Player of the Week
TexasSports.com
University of Texas freshman swingman Kevin Durant has been named the Phillips 66 Big 12 Conference Player of the Week, the league office announced Monday. This marks the first time in UT history and just the fourth time in league history that a freshman has claimed Big 12 Player of the Week honors.

UT women lose starting guard
Dallas Morning News
Texas sophomore guard Erika Arriaran, who was averaging 10.5 points per game for the Longhorns, will miss the rest of the season with torn knee ligaments, coach Jody Conradt said Monday.

Women's Hoops: Texas guard Arriaran out for season
Houston Chronicle
Texas guard Erika Arriaran will miss the rest of the season after injuring the anterior cruciate ligament in her left knee, the team said Monday.

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