Friday 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:

Recruiting Update: Aaron Doyle, Evant SO QB
InsideTexas.com
Big name quarterbacks are only found at 5A and 4A schools at quarterback factories such as Southlake Carroll, Highland Park and Baytown Lee. However every now and then a top quarterback prospect comes out of the small school ranks, in this case Class 1A Evant High School has a quarterback worth taking note of.

Alumni:

NFL Draft: Horns Seek a 'League' of Their Own
InsideTexas.com
It's been 27 years since Texas landed three First Round picks in the NFL Draft. It could happen again Saturday.

The Inside Texas Mock Draft
InsideTexas.com
It's the Inside Texas Mock Draft, giving a first round projection of this weekend's NFL Draft, including all the tendencies and insanity of each team's owner/coaches/GM.

NFL Draft Q&A: Texas OL Justin Blalock
InsideTexas.com
Texas offensive lineman Justin Blalock was shown the red carpet at six team facilities during April. Find out what teams he visited with, when he last gave up a sack, moving inside to guard, his versatility, and much more...

NFL Draft Buzz: April 26th
InsideTexas.com
Scout.com's Ed Thompson has been talking to his NFL sources and to NFL prospects about team interests and visits.

Longhorns unclear on whether they'll be first rounders
Austin American-Statesman
Aaron Ross and Michael Griffin probably will be among top 32 picks.

Kirk Bohls: Wolfe the first in a line of Longhorns
Austin American-Statesman
First UT NFL draftee will be watching the fate of the latest crop.

Statesman's mock draft
Austin American-Statesman

Baseball:

'Bulldog' Alaniz regains his bite for Texas pitching staff
Austin American-Statesman
Tunnel vision on the mound has made him Horns' best pitcher.

Expect frenzied finish to unusual Big 12 season
San Antonio Express-News

It's good to be home for NCAA tourney hopefuls
Houston Chronicle
Teams with aspirations of making it to the College World Series know how important it is to host a regional or super regional

Other:

Big 12 reaches 8-year deal with ESPN, ABC
Austin American-Statesman
Deal means potential all-Big 12 network plans are shelved

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