Thursday Ripped from the Sports Pages

Stay up to date on all things Longhorn with a stop at Burnt Orange Beat's Ripped from the Sports Page, with links to the latest news and opinion articles on UT football, basketball, baseball, recruiting and other sports from around the web.

Texas Longhorn Basketball

Horns lose to another top team
Austin American-Statesman
After being flattened by OU, Texas falls flat against A&M.

With Mason, Horns still have their guard up
Austin American-Statesman
Rick Barnes called Tuesday's game at Baylor the Longhorns' most complete win of the season. Complete is a nice choice of words, given his team's struggles to get consistent play from the point guard position.

The Beat Goes On
Burnt Orange Beat
The #11 Texas Longhorns rolled into Waco to face the Baylor Bears Tuesday winners of all 22 games played in the Rick Barnes era. By a little after 10pm, it was 23 straight as the Longhorns continued their complete domination of Baylor winning 78-72 behind the play off the bench of Dogus Balbay and Varez Ward.

Texas Longhorn Football

Who is the greatest Longhorn?
Houston Chronicle
Who's the greatest football player in Longhorns history? Here's the list of nominees compiled by the Chronicle's Joseph Duarte. Click a name or photo to read Duarte's take on each player's career highlights. Voting closes Feb. 8.

Other Football

TCU making an impact in football recruiting
Fort Worth Star Telegram
With its new facilities, high national ranking, well-paid coach and consistent winning ways, TCU football has the credentials to rank among the college game's elite programs.


Bevo Beat
Austin American-Statesman

Recruiting Blog
Dallas Morning News

Longhorns Blog
Houston Chronicle

Longhorn & College Football Blog
Barking Carnival

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