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Football Recruiting:

Pryor Weighing Options
InsideTexas.com
Jeanette, Pennsylvania two-sport superstar Terrelle Pryor was in Akron this weekend showing off his multi-talented basketball game. Pryor was there to participate in the King James Classic. During a break in the action Pryor discussed recruiting with Bill Greene.

Alumni

Seven Longhorns Taken in the NFL Draft
InsideTexas.com
The four Texas Longhorns taken in the first two rounds of the NFL Draft were followed by the selections of Brian Robison in the fourth round to the Vikings, Tarell Brown in the fifth to the 49ers and Kasey Studdard in the sixth to the Texans.

Injuries Dropped Robison's Draft Stock
InsideTexas.com
Were it not for a string of injuries in his senior season, Texas defensive end figures he would have gone higher than the fourth-round tabbing the Vikings had on him.

Tim Crowder Teleconference
InsideTexas.com
Texas defensive end Tim Crowder, the Denver Broncos' second round draft choice, holds a teleconference.

Blalock, Crowder Selected in Second Round
InsideTexas.com
Justin Blalock was the third Longhorn selected, and 39th pick overall, in the 2007 NFL Draft when the Atlanta Falcons chose the consensus First-Team All-American in the Second Round Saturday. In addition, Tim Crowder was the Second Round pick of the Denver Broncos.

Griffin, Ross Go Back-to-Back in First Round
InsideTexas.com
Safety Michael Griffin was the first Longhorn taken in Saturday's NFL Draft, a First-Round pick of the Tennessee Titans and No. 19 overall. Aaron Ross immediately followed when the New York Giants named the 2006 Thorpe Award winner their top draft choice, No. 20 overall.

Longhorns defensive backs Griffin, Ross snapped up as first-rounders
Austin American-Statesman
Blalock, Crowder also picked on NFL draft's opening day

UT defense has starring role
Houston Chronicle
Griffin (Titans), Ross (Giants) are back-to-back picks

Baseball:

Texas Takes Control of the Big 12
The Texas Longhorns completed a sweep of Oklahoma State with an exclamation point on Sunday. Texas beat the Cowboys 7-0 to take complete control of the conference race.

Texas in firm control of Big 12
Austin American-Statesman
UT punctuates series with shutout

Baseball: Texas 7, Oklahoma State 0
Dallas Morning News
Three Texas pitchers combined on a six-hit shutout on Sunday as the Longhorns completed a three-game sweep of Oklahoma State with a 7-0 win.

Baseball: College roundup: Boerne grad sparks Texas' win
San Antonio Express-News
Boerne's Russell Moldenhauer hit a grand slam in a five-run fifth-inning outburst as Texas beat Oklahoma State 7-2 on Saturday in Stillwater, Okla.

Texas pitchers overpower Oklahoma State
Houston Chronicle
Six-hit shutout gives Horns sweep in key Big 12 series

Other:

Dodds: Tradition kept Texas -OU in Dallas
UT athletics council discusses UT stadium renovations, concession hikes.

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