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Texas players get Kevin Durant edition backpacks

Kevin Durant is one of the best basketball players to come out of Texas in the last decade. Since making his way to the NBA, he has been a perennial All-Star and MVP in 2014. He has has also gained a terrific fashion sense by constantly being seen wearing a backpack. According to College Spun, the Longhorns’ football team has taken after Durant and given their players special edition...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant Listed The 5 Schools He Would Have Considered If He Didn’t Choose Texas

During his one year at Texas, Kevin Durant was incredible. He averaged 25.8 points and 11.1 rebounds per game for the Longhorns, but could not lead his team to the second weekend of the NCAA Tournament. Where would Durant have attended school if not for Texas? During a Twitter Q&A session this afternoon, Durant gave the five other schools that were in contention. The list includes...
Via College Spun
April 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Texas Greats Mack Brown, Kevin Durant Thank David Ash And Wish Him Well On Twitter

The news that Texas quarterback David Ash is done playing football due to his concussion history was very tough for the college football world, especially those connected with the Longhorns program. Many fans and others in the college football world have reached out to Ash on Twitter, including a few of the bigger names in Texas athletics. Ash’s former coach Mack Brown, and former...
Via College Spun
September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Texas’ Quandre Diggs Wants People To Know He Has ‘No Twitter Beef’ With Kevin Durant

We wrote yesterday about Texas’ Quandre Diggs “Twitter beef” with former Longhorn star and current NBA MVP Kevin Durant. Durant used to follow Diggs on Twitter, but now he doesn’t. “He followed me, then he unfollowed me, which I think is disrespectful,” the cornerback said at Big 12 Media Day.  Diggs wants people to know that there is “no beef” between himself and...
Via College Spun
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Golfers React to Kevin Durant’s Emotional MVP Speech

Kevin Durant took home his first MVP title on Tuesday after finishing second to LeBron James three of the past four seasons, unseating the king from his throne. After finally claiming the elusive accolade, an emotional Durant gave a heartfelt acceptance speech, thanking his teammates, and of course, his mother. It was truly one of the greatest acceptance speeches you’ll ever see...
Via Back9Network
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Longhorn Network Trolls LeBron James on Instagram After Kevin Durant Named MVP

Kevin Durant only played for the Longhorns for one season, but the school and its network are still happy to call him one of their own. So when Durant was named MVP--effectively ending the reign of LeBron James--the Longhorn Network was just a little bit proud.So whoever was in charge of the network's IG page decided to show it:Well done LHN. Well done indeed.Oh yeah--and you too KD. Loading...
Via FatManWriting
May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

NCAA Bubble Watch: Big 12 Conference Post Season Predictions

The Big 12 Conference has a tradition-rich background when it comes to basketball. National titles from Kansas and Oklahoma State. Final Four appearances by Oklahoma and Texas. It is a hotbed of basketball talent that produces NBA superstars (Kevin Durant) and world champions (Mario Chalmers). However, in a what have you done for me lately kind of sports society, that kind of tradition...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
February 19, 2014  |  Discuss

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