Friday 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

Longhorns - and their coach - are at a critical turning point
Austin American-Statesman
Rick Barnes doesn't have the answers. Or maybe he does but his players are unable to put them into action.

Texas women roll over Oklahoma State
Austin American-Statesman
Texas hit a season-high 13 three-pointers en route to a 91-74 victory over Oklahoma State on Thursday night at Gallagher-Iba Arena.

UT searching for answers after two straight home losses
Houston Chronicle (AP Story)
The Texas Longhorns are struggling. A team that spent most of the first half of the season ranked in the Top 10 has lost its offensive identity, lost two straight games at home for the first time since the 2001-2002 season and finds itself stuck back in the pack in the Big 12.

Texas Longhorn Football

Texas sets single-game ticket prices for football
Austin American-Statesman
When Texas and Texas Tech meet in football this fall in Austin, it could be payback time on the field and at the ticket booth.

Whaley could fix Horns' grounded run game
Austin American-Statesman
For those who wonder how in the name of Earl Campbell and Ricky Williams a Longhorns quarterback could be the football team's leading rusher, help is on the way.

Other Football

Recruiting: Texas Tech builds off '08 success
Houston Chronicle (AP Story)
Texas Tech coach Mike Leach said Wednesday his 10th recruiting class on the West Texas plains was his best. He's pretty sure a remarkable 2008 season had something to do with it.


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