Wednesday Ripped from the Sports Pages

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Texas Longhorn Basketball

Pittman expected to return for senior season
Austin American-Statesman
Longhorns center Dexter Pittman is expected to announce plans to return to the Texas basketball team for his senior season rather than enter the NBA draft. A news conference is scheduled for 3:45 p.m. today, and people close to the team said Tuesday that they were confident Pittman would return.

Texas Longhorn Baseball

Texas beats Oral Roberts on ninth-inning balk
Austin American-Statesman
Balk, Dunn. Done. Confused? So was Oral Roberts pitcher Jameson Dunn in the bottom of the ninth inning.

Other Articles of Interest

SMU should call Gillispie to rescue dormant program
Dallas Morning News
We all know SMU is among the most irrelevant programs in college basketball.

NCAA Tournament has evolved by leaps and bounds
Dallas Morning News
The NCAA Tournament has become such an institution that we think it's always been like this. We know the process by heart, with the release of the 65-team bracket on the Sunday before games begin to the "One Shining Moment" video at the end. Not that long ago, the tournament wasn't exactly a big deal and the product was far different, beginning with those 65 teams.


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