Tuesday 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

Aggies shut down Horns
Austin American-Statesman
A&M limits UT sharpshooter Abrams to 7 points in 81-66 victory

A&M men rip rival Texas 81-66 in college hoops
Houston Chronicle
Aggies show some fight, win battle of NCAA tourney bubble teams

Energetic Texas A&M hands Texas a 81-66 shock
Dallas Morning News
Monday couldn't have been much more important for Texas A&M. The Aggies, struggling to remain relevant in the NCAA Tournament picture, were mired in a three-game losing streak. The perfect remedy in desperate times: Texas.

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

Texas Tech's Leach expecting rally Tuesday
Dallas Morning News
Texas Tech football coach Mike Leach has hired a media relations consultant to help repair public perception caused by his derailed contract extension negotiations, and she's helped organize a rally for him today.

Baylor offensive tackle Smith rises to the top of the line
Dallas Morning News
Baylor offensive tackle Jason Smith goes by "J-Smooth," and to hear the athletic 6-5, 305-pounder tell it, it's a fitting nickname.


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