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  1. UT's Jones transfers to North Texas hoopsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Austin American-Statesman

    Nekia Jones, who just completed her sophomore season for UT, has transferred to North Texas. Former University of Texas assistant basketball coach Jalie Mitchell has signed her first player with her new team, the University of North Texas.


  2. Ex-Ozen star Jones transfers to North TexasRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    After spending the past two years as a member of the University of Texas Longhorns women's basketball program, former standout Nekia Jones is transferring to the University of North Texas to finish her college career.Jones, who played basketball and threw the shot put for the Longhorns' track and field team, declined to get into specifics as to why ... (more)


  3. Basketball: UNT nabs women's hoops transfer from UTRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Nekia Jones, a 5-11 forward from Beaumont who left Texas' program this spring, has elected to continue her career with the Mean Green. Jones announced her intentions to play for UNT on her Twitter account on Monday afternoon.


  4. Redskins linebacker Robinson expects faster, more physical defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Maryland Gazette

    Linebacker Keenan Robinson came away expecting good things after his first chance to hear new Washington Redskins defensive coordinator Joe Barry speak at a team meeting. "I took away just a defense that's going to be fast and physical, more so than we were last year.


  5. Freshman shortstop helps build late-season momentumRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Texan

    After a three-hit, one-RBI night earlier this month, freshman shortstop Joe Baker found himself in the middle of his first media scrum, where he was given a surprising nickname. Despite only recording three RBIs so far in his freshman campaign, he was dubbed "the RBI maker," a name that, at the time, didn't quite fit.


  6. Jonathan Holmes Updated NBA Draft Scouting ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    Josh Riddell After making a big leap production wise from his sophomore to junior season, Jonathan Holmes came back to Texas for his senior season hoping to end on a high note and lead the Longhorns to the Sweet Sixteen for the first time. Holmes started the season on fire, but faded as the year moved on, particularly with his outside shooting.


  7. Texas Longhorns Orange-White game: 5 top playsRead the original story

    Saturday | Burnt Orange Nation

    The ability to change direction here and close on the play from freshman linebacker Malik Jefferson is truly remarkable. He doesn't just make the tackle on a speedy player, though -- he knocks the ball out, the type of playmaking that the Horns missed on defense last season.


  8. Sophomore guard Nekia Jones to transferRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Texan

    Jones averaged nearly six points in 43 total games during her career with the Longhorns. She provided a spark coming off the bench, especially behind the arc with a 41.8 three-point shooting percentage.


  9. Former Green Beret Nate Boyer gets a look from 49ersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Stars and Stripes

    Before 49ers special-teams coach Thomas McGaughey gave Nate Boyer any instructions Friday, he offered his appreciation: Boyer, a former long snapper at Texas, was a Green Beret who earned a Bronze Star in Iraq. "He said he was really appreciative of my service and we talked for a little bit about that," Boyer said.


  10. Former Green Beret Nate Boyer, 34, gets a look from 49ersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | SFGate

    Before 49ers special-teams coach Thomas McGaughey gave Nate Boyer any instructions Friday, he offered his appreciation: Boyer, a former long snapper at Texas, was a Green Beret who earned a Bronze Star in Iraq. "He said he was really appreciative of my service and we talked for a little bit about that," Boyer said.


  11. Nekia Jones takes a shot against Texas TechRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | KXAN-TV Austin

    Sophomore forward Nekia Jones will transfer from the University of Texas following the completion of the spring semester, the school announced Friday. "I want to thank The University of Texas family and fans for all the moments and memories we have shared here," Jones said in a statement released by the school.


  12. 49ers will host 65 players at local pro dayRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 |

    The San Francisco 49ers will have their local Pro Day in Santa Clara at the team's headquarters on Friday afternoon. In total, there are 65 players who will be participating in the event.


  13. New Beaumont Wild Wings opens this monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Elyse McGinnis pours a beer for thirsty patrons at Buffalo Wild Wings in Beaumont.


  14. Shaka Smart's reason for taking Longhorns job: 'It's Texas'Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Big News

    AUSTIN, Texas -- Men's college basketball head coach Shaka Smart has had many opportunities to leave Virginia Commonwealth University for more prestigious -- and more lucrative -- gigs before, but didn't. Wednesday, in an interview with CBS Sports, the most successful head coach in VCU men's basketball history said the reason for his decision to leave Virginia and helm the University of Texas' program was simple: It's Texas.


  15. Tu MBB Names Michael Schwartz As Assistant CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The University of Tulsa Head Basketball Coach Frank Haith announced Wednesday the addition of Michael Schwartz as an assistant coach for the Golden Hurricane basketball program. Schwartz comes to Tulsa after four years at Fresno State, where he served as associate head coach last season.


  16. 49ers to work out Nate Boyer, 34-year old long snapper draft prospectRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Niners Nation

    The San Francisco 49ers are spending a pre-draft visit on a 34-year old long snapper. He's got quite a story.


  17. Bengals hosting 25 local NFL Draft prospectsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Cincy Jungle

    NFL teams are permitted to annually invite draft prospects who played their high school and/or college careers in the team's area. The workouts will be conducted in the morning, and several prospect who should hear their names called during the draft will be working out at Paul Brown Stadium.


  18. UT, A&M coaches want to resume rivalry gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    The Longhorns and Aggies have not played each other since 2011 in College Station, their final meeting as Big 12 opponents.


  19. Texas Football: 5 Reasons to Be Optimistic About the Longhorns' Spring GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | BleacherReport

    No matter the difference Texas head coach Charlie Strong has made on this Longhorn team since his arrival, it's tough to be optimistic about the team's outlook this season. The Longhorns have lost 10 starters from a 6-7 team, lost even more experience to injuries this spring and, you know, still have no idea who their quarterback will be.


  20. Texas QB competition all about the competitionRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | Burnt Orange Nation

    The eyes of Texas are upon the Longhorns quarterback competition this spring as fans wait nervously in hopes that the team will field much improved play when the 2015 season opens against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in four and a half months. By most accounts, junior Tyrone Swoopes has the lead on redshirt freshman Jerrod Heard in the competition at quarterback, with one source saying two weeks ago that Swoopes has "turned the corner."