Monday 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

Oklahoma's Griffin is Big 12 player of year
Austin American-Statesman
Texas' Abrams, James make second team

Coaches like new Big 12 Basketball Championship format
Dallas Morning News
By the time the Phillips 66 Big 12 Men's Basketball Championship ends this week in Oklahoma City, somebody may find a flaw in the new tournament format.

Kansas Jayhawks coach parlayed 'the process' into a Big 12 title
Fort Worth Star Telegram
Back in December, Kansas coach Bill Self admitted some impatience with the process after three seasons of coaching immensely talented players who grew in experience on the way to last season's NCAA title.

Texas women lose regular-season basketball finale
Austin American-Statesman
The funk that has overwhelmed the Texas women's basketball team for the past three weeks lingered throughout the first half of the Longhorns' game Sunday against Oklahoma.

Texas Longhorn Baseball

UT baseball team takes series vs. Stanford
Austin American-Statesman
The Cards seemed stacked against Texas prior to Sunday's game.

Texas Football

Texas Longhorns counting on Sergio Kindle as next great pass rusher
Fort Worth Star Telegram
During next month's NFL Draft, former Texas defensive end Brian Orakpo will discover how much his pass-rush skills are valued at the next level. He's projected to be a first-round pick.

Spread offense era means fewer fullbacks
Austin American-Statesman
'60s models were cherished bruisers, like former Longhorn Worster


Bevo Beat
Austin American-Statesman

Recruiting Blog
Dallas Morning News

Longhorns Blog
Houston Chronicle

Longhorn & College Football Blog
Barking Carnival

Horns Digest Top Stories