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:

Texas Target off the Board
InsideTexas.com
Fort Bend defensive end Jeremy Coleman was one of the most impressive prospects in attendance at Texas' second junior day in late February. A bevy of schools came by Marshall High School over the past few weeks to watch Coleman during spring practice, but none of that matters anymore. He gave his verbal pledge to an in-state school earlier this week and is very excited about his decision.

Jon Major Recruiting Diary: Part II
InsideTexas.com
Part Two of Scout.com's feature recruiting diary with 5-star LB Jon Major from Ponderosa HS (Parker, CO).

Basketball recruiting:

Texas, Kentucky recruiting 09 Texas Wing hard
InsideTexas.com
The month of April was a busy one for Shawn Williams. Three of the four weekends Williams hit the road to play in AAU tournaments with Texas Select and he caught the eye of some of the best coaches in college basketball.

Baseball:

Moldenhauer passes on pro baseball to boost Longhorns
Austin American-Statesman
Third-round draft pick settles into DH role

Texas humbling Big 12
San Antonio Express-News
Texas coach Augie Garrido said the Longhorns are tasking toward an unattainable goal.

Brent Zwerneman: Horns content to travel home
San Antonio Express-News
The Texas Longhorns are sacrificing an awful lot for a sparkling future. Problem is — and it's a good problem to have — they're an awfully good team right now.

Men's Basketball

Three-point line in men's basketball may take a step back
Austin American-Statesman
Committee recommends increasing distance to 20 feet, 9 inches

Miles away from stardom, but he harbors few regrets
Houston Chronicle
C.J. Miles kept one eye on the Texas Longhorns during the NCAA Tournament and occasionally let his mind wander.

Alumni

Titans' top pick moving to corner
The Tennessean
The Titans said first-round draft pick Michael Griffin, a safety from Texas, could line up anywhere in the secondary. When he takes the field as an NFL player for the first time today, however, he'll be easy to spot.

Other:

Inside Texas Blog Archive
Inside Texas

Inside Scoop
Inside Texas

Bevo Beat
Austin American-Statesman

Recruiting Blog
Dallas Morning News

Longhorns Blog
Houston Chronicle


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