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 Football

UT's Brown trying to shut down competition
Austin American-Statesman
Chykie Brown could see himself being a shutdown corner this season, but his first order of business is to not get shut down himself — by teammates who are after his job.

Turning around life benefits ex-UT star
San Antonio Express News (via AP)
Cedric Benson isn't running in place anymore.

Mack is changing the game
Austin American-Statesman
Brown's early-bird approach to recruiting has feathered Texas' nest

Texas Longhorn Basketball

Kansas State tops Texas women, extending UT slump
Austin American-Statesman
Senior night tends to bring the best out of teams.

Texas Longhorn Baseball

Rupp cleared to practice … other baseball notes and items
Austin American-Statesman
I missed Tuesday's game against Texas State, but wanted to give you guys a few updates on the team.

Other Basketball & Football

No. 15 Missouri upends No. 4 OU in men's top 25 action
Houston Chronicle (via AP)

Texas Tech men stun Kansas in Lubbock, 84-65
Fort Worth Star Telegram
The Texas Tech coaches noticed a bounce in Alan Voskuil's step as the senior warmed up before Wednesday night's game against No. 9 Kansas.

Aggies show their stuff during NFL pro day
It was a good-news, bad-news kind of day for tailback Mike Goodson at Texas A&M's pro day.


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