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Texas Longhorn Basketball

Texas at Texas A&M
Austin American-Statesman
Preview of tonight's Big Monday contest

Seeing double: Aggies' Elonu paying for offensive improvement with double-team coverage
Austin American-Statesman
He doesn't necessarily like the attention he's getting now, but at least Chinemelu Elonu can appreciate it.

Sharp point has made Texas dangerous
Dogus Balbay's numbers speak for the job he's done in two games as Texas' starting point guard.

Texas' Abrams ends scoring slump
Fort Worth Star Telegram
One streak potentially down, one to go for Texas guard A.J. Abrams. After a protracted scoring slump, because he had no one to take opposing teams' pressure from off his back, Abrams has averaged 24.5 points in his last two games — making more than 60 percent of his floor shots and 56 percent (9-of-16) from beyond the arc.

UT, A&M seniors try to finish strong
San Antonio Express News
It's been a rocky season for A.J. Abrams. Josh Carter knows the feeling.

UT women deal Iowa State first home loss of season
Austin American-Statesman
The Texas women's basketball team proved Sunday that a good start, health and star power can be overrated.

Texas Longhorn Football

The grass isn't always greener
Austin American-Statesman
The company was just getting off the ground in September 1998, and founder John Gilman was eager to make an impression and gain a foothold in the lucrative business of artificial playing surfaces.

Other Football

Sam Bradford welcome in Texas for O'Brien Award
Dallas Morning News
Unlike on most of his football-related visits to Texas, Oklahoma quarterback Sam Bradford will be greeted with open arms tonight as he is honored as part of the Davey O'Brien Award dinner at the Fort Worth Club.


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