Russell Springmann Talks Texas Hoops

The Texas Longhorns broke their first three-game losing skid since the 2004-05 season on Tuesday night with a 99-74 blowout win over the Oklahoma State Cowboys. One of the key cogs in the Longhorn's program the last eight years has been assistant coach Russell Springmann. On Wednesday, Springmann sat down with Burnt Orange Beat to talk about Texas, the NCAA Tournament, and Kevin Durant.
February 12, 2009

Texas hosts Iowa State to open Big 12 play

The #7 Texas Longhorns will begin Big 12 play on Saturday at 3pm in the Frank Erwin Center playing host to the Iowa State Cyclones. The Longhorns are looking to bounce back from Tuesday's loss at Arkansas as well as improve to 11-0 in Big 12 home openers under head coach Rick Barnes.
January 9, 2009

Longhorns face must win game against Oregon

The #6 Texas Longhorns face a quick turnaround after an 81-80 hard fought loss to Notre Dame Tuesday night. While it's just the fifth game of the season for Texas, Wednesday becomes a must win game after the loss on Tuesday with future NCAA Tournament seeding in play.
November 26, 2008

Longhorns play host to Green Wave

The #7 Texas Longhorns won their season opener 68-38 over Stetson Friday with a swarming defensive effort. Tuesday night at 7, the Longhorns will get a final tune-up against the Tulane Green Wave before heading to Hawaii for the Maui Invitational. For the Longhorns, the game will be all about continuing the defensive effort and looking to get the running game going on the offensive end.
November 17, 2008

Longhorns cruise by Stetson 68-38

The #7 Texas Longhorns began the season just as many that studied the team believed they would. Behind an outstanding defensive effort, the Longhorns cruised to a 68-38 win over the Stetson Hatters behind the hot first half shooting of A.J. Abrams and in the second twenty minutes by Connor Atchley.
November 14, 2008

Longhorns host Stetson to tip-off season

The Texas Longhorn 2008-09 basketball season is finally here. At 7pm Friday at the Frank Erwin Center, the Longhorns will begin their 103rd season of intercollegiate basketball playing host to the Stetson Hatters of the Atlantic Sun Conference. Texas begins the season ranked #7 in the AP Poll and #8 in the USA Today/Coaches poll with four starters returning off of last year's Elite Eight squad.
November 14, 2008

Texas Hoops Preview: Frontcourt must step up

The Texas Longhorns 2008-09 season is just two days away, with the season opener set for a 7 pm tip Friday night at the Frank Erwin Center against Stetson. This year, Texas begins the season ranked #7 in the AP Poll and #8 in the USA Today/Coaches poll. The reason for the lofty rankings is the return of four starters, including forward Connor Atchley.
November 13, 2008

Texas assistant Chris Ogden talks Texas hoops

The basketball season opener is eight days away with Stetson coming to Austin on November 14. Texas, ranked in the top ten in the AP and USA Today/Coaches polls, returns four starters and many experienced bench contributors so a deep tournament run is expected. To help get you ready for the season opener, Texas assistant coach Chris Ogden talks about a variety of subjects.
November 6, 2008