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  • Turner Talk

    Turner Talk

    We've checked our sources and have the latest on five-star hoops prospect Myles Turner following his official visit to Texas late last week. More

  • One Ending, Another Beginning

    One Ending, Another Beginning

    The 2013-14 season is over for Texas after a loss to Michigan. That said, the future of the basketball program on the 40 Acres looks bright. More

  • Texas-Michigan Game Thread

    Texas-Michigan Game Thread

    To advance beyond the second weekend for the first time in six years, Texas (24-10) will have to beat Michigan (26-8), the Big Ten regular season champions. More

  • A Satisfying Win

    A Satisfying Win

    Forget about how the story of this team will ultimately read at the end. Texas' 87-85 win over Arizona State should feel great for everyone who follows the program. More

  • Texas-Arizona State Game Thread

    Texas-Arizona State Game Thread

    Here is our three-pronged preview of tonight's game between Texas and Arizona State where the winner will get No. 2 seed Michigan on Saturday barring a monumental upset. More

  • 'I promise you we'll be ready'

    'I promise you we'll be ready'

    AUSTIN, Texas – The Texas Longhorns are confident going into tonight's NCAA Tournament game against Arizona State. Will that confidence result in a win? More

  • Dancing Again

    Dancing Again

    AUSTIN, Texas – After a one-year absence Texas is back in the NCAA Tournament. But how long with the Longhorns be dancing? More

  • Texas-Baylor Game Thread

    Texas-Baylor Game Thread

    Texas (23-9) will face Baylor (23-10) in the Phillips 66 Big 12 Tournament semifinals Friday night with a berth in the conference title game on the line. More

  • Horns Rout West Virginia, 66-49

    Horns Rout West Virginia, 66-49

    Javan Felix played an efficient game and Jonathan Holmes delivered a strong performance as Texas blew by West Virginia in the Phillips 66 Big 12 Tournament. More

  • Texas-West Virginia Game Thread

    Texas-West Virginia Game Thread

    We give you our three-pronged preview of the Texas Longhorns' (22-9, 11-7) Big 12 quarterfinal tilt against West Virginia (17-14, 9-9) tonight at 8:30 p.m. More

  • 'We could have won the league'

    'We could have won the league'

    As good as the Texas Longhorns were during the regular season, Rick Barnes wanted more. The Big 12 Coach of the Year felt his team could have finished much better. More

  • Fixing Road Woes

    Fixing Road Woes

    Texas has lost four straight road games in Big 12 play. Rick Barnes needs to see his team snap that streak in the Big 12 regular season finale today against Texas Tech. More

  • Fading Fast or a Slow Build?

    Fading Fast or a Slow Build?

    AUSTIN, Texas – Texas beat TCU 66-54 on Wednesday night in the kind of game that sums up the uncertainty of what lies ahead for the Longhorns this month. More

  • The Final Week

    The Final Week

    The Texas basketball team is entering the final week of regular season action in the Big 12 with tonight's home finale against TCU. More

  • The Root of the Problem?

    The Root of the Problem?

    Rick Barnes wasn't pleased with the way the Texas guards played against Oklahoma. On Monday, Barnes continued to point to the backcourt when diagnosing the problem. More

  • Horns Fall to OU, 77-65

    Horns Fall to OU, 77-65

    It was a fourth straight road loss for the Texas Longhorns on Saturday. The defeat at the hands of OU was one Rick Barnes put squarely on one entity of his team. More

  • Horns Hang on Against Baylor, 74-69

    Horns Hang on Against Baylor, 74-69

    AUSTIN, Texas – Home has been sweet for the Texas Longhorns this year and it was again on Wednesday as the Longhorns got back on track with a win over Baylor. More

  • Will the Bleeding Stop?

    Will the Bleeding Stop?

    AUSTIN, Texas – Texas has suffered two straight resounding losses. The Longhorns will try to figure it out tonight at 8 p.m. against a Baylor team that's won four straight. More

  • Examining Defeat

    Examining Defeat

    The Texas Longhorns suffered an 85-76 setback to Iowa State Tuesday night. Horns247 takes a look at why it happened. More

  • Texas-Iowa State Game Thread

    Texas-Iowa State Game Thread

    A big week for the Texas basketball team starts Tuesday night. The Longhorns will be on the road to face Iowa State at Hilton Coliseum, where it's tough to get a win. More

  • A Championship Run

    A Championship Run

    AUSTIN, Texas – The Texas Longhorns won more than a basketball game on Saturday. They won the right to stay in the mix for the Big 12 regular season championship. More

  • What Makes Them Go?

    What Makes Them Go?

    AUSTIN, Texas – There was more to the 87-68 win over Oklahoma State Tuesday than just the Longhorns getting hot. It's becoming clearer what makes the Longhorns go offensively. More

  • Time to Bounce Back

    Time to Bounce Back

    Texas was blown out by Kansas State over the weekend. The loss was bad, but the Longhorns have to forget about it and move on to tonight's home game against Oklahoma State. More

  • K-State Blasts Texas, 74-57

    K-State Blasts Texas, 74-57

    It was one of those days for the Texas Longhorns. The No. 15-ranked team in the nation got way down early and stayed in a stunningly one-sided loss to Kansas State. More

  • Second Half Begins

    Second Half Begins

    Texas went 7-2 through its first half of the Big 12 schedule, which is great. Now the Longhorns have to do it all over again starting today at Kansas State. More

  • Time to Start Believing

    Time to Start Believing

    AUSTIN, Texas – If Saturday's 81-69 win over Kansas doesn't signal Texas is a different basketball program than it was a year ago, I don't know what will grab your attention. More

  • Looking to Keep it Rolling

    Looking to Keep it Rolling

    AUSTIN, Texas – If Texas beats Baylor it'll be the Longhorns fifth in a row and match the team's win total from all of last season. Can they keep it going in Waco? More

  • The 2-4-7

    The 2-4-7

    Charlie Strong has a no bull, straight forward approach when dealing with the media. if he's like that as a coach the Texas Longhorns might just be alright under his watch. More

  • Horns Nip K-State, 67-64

    Horns Nip K-State, 67-64

    AUSTIN, Texas – Jonathan Holmes knocked down a three-pointer at the buzzer as Texas topped No. 22-ranked Kansas State on Tuesday night. More

  • Texas-Kansas State Game Thread

    Texas-Kansas State Game Thread

    Texas can take a big step towards making it back to the NCAA Tournament if it can beat No. 22 Kansas State tonight at the Erwin Center. More

  • Horns Remain Hungry

    Horns Remain Hungry

    AUSTIN, Texas – Worried about Texas slacking off after a nice home win over Iowa State? Don't be. The Longhorns and Rick Barnes are focused on moving forward. More

  • Chance for a Statement

    Chance for a Statement

    AUSTIN, Texas – Texas welcomes a top-ten Iowa State team to the Erwin Center today. A win against the Cyclones would be a huge feather in the cap come March for the Longhorns. More

  • Horns Pull Away from WVU, 80-69

    Horns Pull Away from WVU, 80-69

    Javan Felix had 19 points, Cameron Ridley had a double-double and the Longhorns used a halftime lead to pull away from the Mountaineers, 80-69 Monday night. More

  • Horns Survive Tech, 67-64

    Horns Survive Tech, 67-64

    Texas held off a late Texas Tech rally to get its first Big 12 win of the season. It was a 67-64 win where the Longhorns had to hold on for dear life at the end. More

  • Horns Fall to OU, 88-85

    Horns Fall to OU, 88-85

    AUSTIN, Texas – The Texas Longhorns probably let one slip away on Saturday night. Oklahoma won the Big 12 opener, 88-85, in a game that was there for the taking. More

  • Sparty Beats Down UT, 92-78

    Sparty Beats Down UT, 92-78

    AUSTIN, Texas – A three-minutes stretch was all it took for Michigan State to turn a tight game against Texas into a convincing win at the Erwin Center on Saturday. More

  • Texas-Michigan State Game Thread

    Texas-Michigan State Game Thread

    Texas got a huge road win against North Carolina. There's no time to rest as No. 5-ranked Michigan State comes to the Erwin Center for a 3 p.m. tip today. More

  • Texas-North Carolina Game Thread

    Texas-North Carolina Game Thread

    Tonight marks the toughest road test of the season for the Texas Longhorns. Texas (9-1) tips off at 6 p.m. tonight in Chapel Hill against No. 14-ranked North Carolina (7-2). More

  • Things Looking Up

    Things Looking Up

    Rick Barnes has a team that's lost only once in ten games. These Longhorns have been fun to watch, but the next two games on the schedule will measure how far they can go. More

  • Back to Business

    Back to Business

    It's been a week since the Texas Longhorns last played a basketball game. Rick Barnes feels his team will be ready to run when Texas State visits the Erwin Center tonight. More

  • Hitting The Road

    Hitting The Road

    Rick Barnes isn't overly concerned with what Temple brings to the table. He just wants his Texas team to continue to make progress and show that its going to develop. More

  • Horns Hold Off Vandy, 70-64

    Horns Hold Off Vandy, 70-64

    AUSTIN, Texas – Bad free throw shooting nearly cost Texas, but the Longhorns made enough plays to hang on an beat Vanderbilt, 70-64, in the Big 12/SEC Challenge. More

  • Horns Survive UTA, 72-69

    Horns Survive UTA, 72-69

    AUSTIN, Texas – The Longhorns trailed by as many as 12 points against a two-win UTA club, but they rallied back and moved to 6-1 after a 72-69 victory. More

  • A Chance To Build

    A Chance To Build

    The Texas Longhorns can keep building on a nice start to the 2013-14 season tonight. They'll face UTA at 7 p.m. with a chance to win before schedule gets rough again. More

  • The First Big Test

    The First Big Test

    The Texas basketball team is 4-0 on the year. It's not clear what that means, but everything gained in those four wins will be put to the test tonight against BYU. More

  • Hardwood Assessment

    Hardwood Assessment

    The Texas basketball team is 4-0. I don't know what that means, but here's a few things like after having seen this team in action. More

  • Horns Blow By HBU, 89-61

    Horns Blow By HBU, 89-61

    AUSTIN, Texas – There was no rally needed tonight. The Texas Longhorns moved to 4-0 with a convincing win over Houston Baptist on Monday night at the Erwin Center. More

  • Continuing The Process

    Continuing The Process

    AUSTIN, Texas – The Texas Longhorns have been in three close games so far this season. That doesn't figure to be the case tonight against Houston Baptist. More

  • Horns Rally, Top South Alabama

    Horns Rally, Top South Alabama

    AUSTIN, Texas – The Longhorns needed another second half rally, but the result was all that mattered. Texas moved to 2-0 with an 84-77 win over South Alabama Tuesday night. More

  • The Right Steps

    The Right Steps

    AUSTIN, Texas – As Texas gets ready for tonight against South Alabama its looking to build off of an important season-opening win over Mercer. More

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