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 recruiting:

Dan Buckner: Dedicated
InsideTexas.com
Allen High School's Dan Buckner set the pace early during Texas' first junior day, becoming UT's biggest commit of the 2008 class. Since his commitment, he has been one of the most dedicated prospects in Texas' stable attending a UT junior day, its spring game and summer camp. Buckner got another chance to hang out with the 2008 class last weekend.

Jon Major Recruiting Diary: Part 4
InsideTexas.com
5-Star linebacker Jon Major from Ponderosa HS (Parker, CO) is now up to 50 offers. Wow! He has narrowed his list down to 20. See who made the cut inside...

Football

Around the Horns with Inside Texas
InsideTexas.com
Inside Texas' Ross Lucksinger and guest host Mike Blackwell talk about the recent arrests of Robert Joseph and Henry Melton, whether or not the past year in UT sports was a disappointment, the best and worst uniforms in college football, recruiting and our old friends Chris Simms and Major Applewhite.

Four players named to FWAA watch lists
MackBrown-TexasFootball.com
Four Texas football players have been named to preseason watch lists, the Football Writers Association of America has announced. Seniors C Dallas Griffin, OT Tony Hills, DT Derek Lokey and DT Frank Okam were recognized on the Outland Trophy watch list, which honors the nation's best interior lineman. Lokey also was listed on the Bronko Nagurski Trophy watch list, which recognizes the nation's best defensive player.

Alumni:

The Big Man on Campus
InsideTexas.com
Though much of what he does isn't seen on the stat sheet, Casey Hampton is an integral part of the Steelers' defense.

Mini-camp with Aaron Ross
MackBrown-TexasFootball.com
With the NFL draft and his first-round selection by the New York Giants in the past, Aaron Ross is learning the ropes of professional football.

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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