Javan Felix drilled a three-pointer with nine seconds left to give Texas an 81-80 overtime win at Temple Saturday.
WACO, Texas Moments after Baylor and Texas ran onto the frozen field at Floyd Casey Stadium on Saturday, the public address announcer dramatically provided the final score from Stillwater: Oklahoma 33, Oklahoma State 24. Players on both sidelines began to sway and dance because their game had just become a winner-take-all affair in the Big 12. I guess you could say Bedlam moved...
It was a game that could have been a spark for the Temple men’s basketball season.
Having overcome a double-digit halftime deficit, the Owls looked ready on a couple occasions to knock off 7-1 Texas at the Wells Fargo Center.
But Temple’s struggles at the free-throw line kept the Longhorns in the game, and Javan Felix’s three-pointer was the big blow as Texas pulled out an 81-80 OT win.
Temple lost to the Texas Longhorns in OT on Saturday 81-80 when Javan Felix hit a three-pointer with nine seconds to play in OT to give Texas the win in a thriller.
Temple was down 48-37 at the half, but then outscored Texas 21-10 in the second half to force overtime.
The Owls tied the game in regulation at 68 and 70 before finally taking their first lead of the game, 71-70, on an...
The Baylor Bears are Big 12 champions courtesy of some Sooner magic and a 30-10 victory over the Texas Longhorns.
Wac0, TX— After 64 years, the final game was played in Floyd Casey stadium, with the Bears winning in 30-10 over in-state rival Texas Longhorns for the outright Big 12 Championship. “Everybody knew it was there, whether it was outright or a share, we wanted to be Big 12 champs,” said Baylor receiver Levi Norwood. Although kickoff was 24 degrees, fans […]
Texas coach Mack Brown jokingly referred all week to being the only coach in America playing for a conference championship while also shrugging off speculation that he could be replaced.
Well, the intense speculation about Brown's future is certain to increase now. The regular season is over for the No. 23 Longhorns without a Big 12 title after losing two of their last three...
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The final game in Floyd Casey Stadium was a fantastic one for Baylor. The Bears clinched the Big 12 conference title by beating the Texas 30-10 in Waco – a perfect cap on an almost-perfect regular season.
The game wasn’t decided until late in the fourth quarter. Texas was still clinging to hopes of a comeback, and the Longhorns were in Baylor territory trailing 23-10 with five...
Javan Felix hit a three-pointer with nine seconds to play in overtime and Texas topped Temple 81-80 on Saturday at Wells Fargo Center.
The Longhorns (8-1) blew a 16-point lead to find themselves trailing with less than three minutes to play. Felix's game-winner was his second attempt, as his runner at the buzzer in regulation clanged off the rim.
Temple, down 48-37 at the half...
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Big 12 title implications are potentially on the line when Baylor and Texas meet on Saturday afternoon. If Oklahoma State beats Oklahoma earlier in...
On Saturday the Texas Longhorns and Baylor Bears will face one another with a shot at the Big-12 Championship at stake if Oklahoma State should fall to Oklahoma.
The No. 25 Texas Longhorns will travel to take on the No. 9 Baylor Bears in this match-up.
Coverage of the game between Texas and Baylor will air on FOX beginning at 3:30 pm ET from Floyd Casey Stadium in Waco, TX.
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Let’s call this week the week of storylines. There’s the storyline of Championship Week, wherein Texas has an opportunity to either win or share a Big 12 title. There’s the storyline of Baylor Football’s last game in Floyd-Casey Stadium. How about the possibility of this being Mack’s final regular season game as the Head Coach of...
Texas offensive coordinator Major Applewhite discusses Case McCoy's development and the improvement of the Baylor defense.
Texas senior defensive end Jackson Jeffcoat was named a finalist for the Ted Hendricks Award, which is given annually to the top defensive end in college football.
Join Big Mike and Matt as they welcome David Smoak from ESPN Central Texas (and owner of the popular blog Smoaky.com) to the Orange Report to discuss the looming Baylor vs/ Texas matchup in Waco. The guys also are fortunate to bring on Rant Sports’ Kris Hughes to discuss the “Saban to Texas” rumors. McPhaul joins the show at the halfway mark to discuss what his sources...
When Texas A&M left for the SEC so too did it’s annual Thanksgiving Day rivalry game against the Texas Longhorns.
Have no fears though as new Texas athletic director Steve Patterson is working on renewing it.
“We’re working on it,” Patterson said smiling during a recent question and answer session with students, via Burnt Orange Nation. “It’s under a lot of water...
The Longhorns of Cedar Hill High sit one of eight remaining in Texas Class 5A-II after staving off a feisty Abilene Cooper squad last weekend, 28-23, and largely in part to its 2015 tandem of quarterback Justin McMillan to four-star receiver DaMarkus Lodge. While Lodge is already a BCS most-wanted, McMillan continues to make a case for his stock...
The season finale is here, meaning the last home game not only for the Bears, but for Floyd Casey Stadium. Expecting a record crowd, the Baylor Bears get ready to host the Texas Longhorns for at least a chance at a split Big 12 title.
While it needs help to reach a BCS bowl game, ninth-ranked Baylor still has a chance to earn a share of its first conference title in 19 years.
No. 23 Texas, however, will also be looking for a piece of the Big 12 championship - and a potential BCS berth - while trying to spoil the Bears' attempt at pair of records in their final game at Floyd Casey Stadium on Saturday.
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Folks in Texas love their football. From pee wee through high school into college and the NFL fans live, eat, and poop the almighty pigskin. When they attach themselves to a team there is no turning back and absolutely no doubt as to who they support--especially when it comes to the college teams.Take the tree in this yard for example.from @dpratt/@sbnationIn case you are wondering...
During Monday’s men’s basketball tilt between the Texas Longhorns and Vanderbilt Commodores, a bat made its terrifying presence felt at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin. The bat swooped down on and scared the bejeezus out Longhorns center Cameron Ridley (via GIFSection.com): But thankfully, as they are wont to do, cheerleaders saved the day as […]The post Bat divebombs court...
Bats must have a thing for college basketball games. Last season, a Big East clash between Providence and Marquette was interrupted when one swooped down from the Bradley Center rafters and nearly collided with Friars forward Sidiki Johnson. Monday night’s Vanderbilt-Texas game was similarly interrupted, with Longhorns forward Cameron Ridley seemingly not knowing what flew by him...
Isaiah Taylor had 14 points and eight assists and Texas won its first game against a power conference team this season in a 70-64 victory over Vanderbilt on Monday.
Demarcus Holland and Javan Felix each scored 12 points for Texas (7-1). Felix went 2 of 3 from beyond the arc and Kendal Yancy contributed 11 points and six rebounds.
The Longhorns led by as many as 13 points in the...
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Sometimes in life, things don’t go the way you planned. For the 2013 Texas Football Senior Class, the plan took a wrong-turn somewhere along the way.
When these players signed in the 2009 and 2010 recruiting classes, they had rightful dreams of winning multiple Big 12 titles and holding a crystal ball somewhere along the way. Unfortunately...
A Texas Longhorns fan carves tree into "Hook 'em Horns" hand symbol.