Longhorns

Can Steve Patterson Fill This Stadium?

Aug 6, 2014 By S. C. Gwynne

It was just last year—amid spectacular losses and dramatic resignations—that the University of Texas saw its sports program go up in flames. As the new athletics director knows, a return to glory now rides on one person: him.

QBs and Pass Catchers Report

Mar 4, 2013 By Jason Cohen

The University of Texas, which started its spring practice even earlier than baseball played spring training games, let fans get a look at next year's team over the weekend.

DKR Honored by Willie, Mack Brown

Jan 21, 2013 By Jason Cohen

Texas and the University of Texas said goodbye to Longhorns coaching legend Darrell K. Royal at a public memorial service at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin.

Darrell K. Royal, 1924-2012

Jan 21, 2013 By Jason Cohen

The best college football coach the state has ever seen died early Wednesday morning at the age of 88. Memories & tributes from the Texas Monthly archives and around the state and country. 

UT and A&M Resume Hostilities This Weekend

Jan 21, 2013 By Jason Cohen

If you thought the rivalry between the University of Texas and Texas A&M was currently on ice, you are correct. Tonight in College Station, the two schools face off in, you guessed it, hockey. 

UTEP Prez Says Miners Can Take Oklahoma

Jan 21, 2013 By Jason Cohen

At last weeks UT system Board of Regents meeting, University of Texas at El Paso president Diana Natalicio told UT-Austin president Bill Powers that the Miners plan to soften up OU on Saturday. 

Arms Race

Jan 20, 2013 By Bryan Curtis

We used to be known for running backs, but all of a sudden, we’re famous for producing some of the country’s best passers, from Drew Brees to Colt McCoy. What turned our high school football programs into quarterback factories?