The Texas Longhorns basketball team is currently going through Todd Wright's off-season strength and condition regimen with the majority of the returning players in Austin. Burnt Orange Beat's Gerry Hamilton answers questions from subscribers about the hoops team.
June 30, 2009
The Texas Longhorns are busy in the summer off-season program under strength and conditioning coach Todd Wright in preparation for what could be a stellar 2009-10 season. Last week, Todd Wright took the time to speak with Burnt Orange Beat about the off-season, players and the expectations of next season.
June 23, 2009
The Texas basketball team will enter the 2009-10 season as one of the top ranked teams in the nation. While some had already placed the Longhorns in the top five, the Saturday decision of Damion James to return for his senior season vaults Texas into every top five pre-season poll. Burnt Orange Beat takes a look at the roster for what should be a deep run in March.
June 14, 2009
Last night, the Texas Longhorns' season came to an end against the Duke Blue Devils 73-69 in Greensboro, NC. The Longhorns finished 23-11 on the season and advanced to the second round of the NCAA Tournament for the seventh time in eight years after beating Minnesota in the first round.
March 22, 2009
The Texas Longhorns will be looking to advance to the Sweet 16 for the sixth time in eight years after defeating Minnesota 76-62 on Thursday. The Duke Blue Devils are the team that is in their way, and the #2 seed will also be looking to advance to the Sweet 16 or better for the sixth time in eight years. Burnt Orange Beat previews Saturday's game from Greensboro, North Carolina.
March 20, 2009
The Texas Longhorns advanced to the Big 12 Tournament semifinals for a fourth straight year after beating Kansas State 61-58 on Thursday. Next up, the Longhorns will take on a resurgent Baylor team that Texas has defeated 24 times in a row.
March 13, 2009