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Texas Longhorn Basketball

Texas to Face Baylor in Waco
Burnt Orange Beat
The #12 Texas Longhorns face another tough road challenge on Tuesday night in Waco at 8pm against the Baylor Bears. While the Longhorns are coming off of a 67-58 win over rival Texas A&M, the Bears are reeling after being dumped 95-76 in Norman on Saturday. Baylor is in a must-win spot early on coming off of their second Big 12 loss.

Texas looks to extend 22-game win streak over Baylor
Austin American-Statesman
Bears have given Horns a few scares in recent years.

Former Horns standout Ford at a career crossroads
Austin American-Statesman
Durability isn't his middle name. Or his first name, last name or nickname, for that matter. T.J. Ford's name and good health aren't exactly synonymous, because he has missed seven games this season due to aggravating back spasms and has been sidelined a whopping 164 of 454 games in his 51/2-year career. That includes the entire 2004-05 season with Milwaukee after undergoing neck surgery when he suffered a bruised spinal cord, a potentially career-ending injury.

Baylor has UT's attention
San Antonio Express News
AUSTIN — On Monday, everyone just wanted to talk about "the streak." Everyone except for Texas coach Rick Barnes.

Texas Longhorn Football

Schools along I-20 farm talent to colleges
Fort Worth Star Telegram
Texas is known for producing top-notch recruits, and one of the best stretches to find them might be locally, along the Interstate 20 corridor.

Texas WR Shipley to undergo shoulder surgery
Houston Chronicle
Texas wide receiver Jordan Shipley will miss spring practice after having surgery on his right shoulder on Friday.

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Houston Chronicle
West Virginia QB White leads South to win


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