Texas travels to the Little Apple; Manhattan, KS, for its tilt with Big 12 rival Kansas State. The staff at Inside Texas predicts the score, Tyrone Swoopes moments, and our upset of the week.
It’s been more than a decade since expectations have been this high for Texas men’s basketball, ranked No. 10 in the preseason coaches’ poll — and for good reason. Make that five good reasons.
As expected, top 100 guard Kerwin Roach Jr. from Galena Park North Shore has committed to the Longhorns this morning at an announcement held at his school. Roach saw his stock take off after a terrific July evaluation period through AAU tournaments (this was after a similarly sharp jump up after leading North Shore to […]
Last Saturday’s white-knuckle win over Iowa State sent me searching for a specific quote. At first, I was trying to remember what Copernicus said about a team whose mascot is the Cyclones, but whose sideline has a guy walking around in a big, red bird costume, but I came up with less than a Ferguson, Missouri grand jury. Then, I recalled something better by a famous American musician.
Updates on your favorite Texas targets highlight this week’s Inside Scoop. Malik, Townsend, and the Boyds get top billing. Plus, UT Hoops may be adding a top notch guard at lunch today. Also, team notes, injury updates, and more. All in the Scoop.
This story has two of my favorite things: football and angry middle-aged white dudes. Two neighboring states, neither very fond of the other, accusing one another of lying. A bunch of lawyers, each staking claim to the moral high road. And who knows, maybe before it’s over we will hear from the rich, old oil guy north of the border who probably has a strong opinion on the subject.
This Texas team clearly has a huge upside on both offense and defense, the struggle is in putting together a complete, clean game in which everything comes together. The trap can be for a team to achieve a pinnacle once, and then assume that’s the new baseline.
Vance Bedford has to have a little bit of the movie character ‘Carrie’ in him these days, befitting the Halloween season. After last week’s 48-45 win against Iowa State, the Texas defensive coordinator said Wednesday that his players saw a little bit of the good – and the bad – side of his personality over the weekend.
In our continuing series, IT’s Tim Preston breaks down each member of the 2014 Texas Longhorns hoops program. Today, it’s Javan Felix and Demarcus Holland
Here are the Notes and Quotes from Texas OC Shawn Watson’s press conference.