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  • Horns Blow Late Lead, Lose To UCLA

    Horns Blow Late Lead, Lose To UCLA

    Sunday, September 14 2014 1:39 AM EDT2014-09-14 05:39:27 GMT
    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- UCLA backup quarterback Jerry Neuheisel threw two touchdown passes, including a 33-yarder to Jordan Payton with 3 minutes left, and the No. 12 Bruins avoided an upset with a 20-17 win over Texas on Saturday night. The go-ahead score for the Bruins (3-0) came on the first play after Ishmael Adams' 58-yard punt return when he was helped by a crushing open-field block. Neuheisel completed 23 of 30 passes for 178 yards after Brett Hundley injured his left elbow in the fi...
    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- UCLA backup quarterback Jerry Neuheisel threw two touchdown passes, including a 33-yarder to Jordan Payton with 3 minutes left, and the No. 12 Bruins avoided an upset with a 20-17 win over Texas on Saturday night. The go-ahead score for the Bruins (3-0) came on the first play after Ishmael Adams' 58-yard punt return when he was helped by a crushing open-field block. Neuheisel completed 23 of 30 passes for 178 yards after Brett Hundley injured his left elbow in the fi...
  • UT basketball player accused of hitting girlfriend suspended

    UT basketball player accused of hitting girlfriend suspended

    Friday, September 12 2014 10:12 PM EDT2014-09-13 02:12:44 GMT

    There is an ongoing investigation into the charges of assault with injury/dating violence that led to the indefinite suspension of sophomore Martez Walker from the University of Texas basketball team.

    There is an ongoing investigation into the charges of assault with injury/dating violence that led to the indefinite suspension of sophomore Martez Walker from the University of Texas basketball team.

  • Texas State QB named Sunbelt Offensive Player of the Week

    Texas State QB named Sunbelt Offensive Player of the Week

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 7:18 PM EDT2014-09-02 23:18:57 GMT
    The Texas State Bobcats aren't having any problems with quarterbacks. Sophomore Tyler Jones was named the Sunbelt Offensive Player of the Week after his performance in the Cats 65-0 season opening win over Arkansas Pine-Bluff.
    The Texas State Bobcats aren't having any problems with quarterbacks. Sophomore Tyler Jones was named the Sunbelt Offensive Player of the Week after his performance in the Cats 65-0 season opening win over Arkansas Pine-Bluff.
  • Texas State Dominates In Opener

    Texas State Dominates In Opener

    Sunday, August 31 2014 1:10 AM EDT2014-08-31 05:10:54 GMT
    The Texas State Bobcats rolled to a 65-0 over Arkansas-Pine Bluff in their season opener Saturday in San Marcos. John Hygh has the story.
    The Texas State Bobcats rolled to a 65-0 over Arkansas-Pine Bluff in their season opener Saturday in San Marcos. John Hygh has the story.
  • Texas State takes on Arkansas Pine Bluff in season opener

    Texas State takes on Arkansas Pine Bluff in season opener

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 7:04 PM EDT2014-08-26 23:04:57 GMT
    The Longhorns aren't the only local college football team with a home opener this weekend.Texas State opens its 2nd season as a Sun Belt squad by hosting Arkansas Pine Bluff.
    The Longhorns aren't the only local college football team with a home opener this weekend.Texas State opens its 2nd season as a Sun Belt squad by hosting Arkansas Pine Bluff.
  • FOX 7 Friday Football Pre-Season Rankings

    FOX 7 Friday Football Pre-Season Rankings

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 12:57 PM EDT2014-08-26 16:57:43 GMT
    Check out the 2014 FOX 7 Friday Football Pre-Season Rankings.
    Check out the 2014 FOX 7 Friday Football Pre-Season Rankings.
  • FOX 7 Football Friday Field Trip: Round Rock gunning for first district title

    FOX 7 Football Friday Field Trip: Round Rock gunning for first district title

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:06 PM EDT2014-08-22 23:06:17 GMT
    The Dragons gunning for their first district title in a couple decades.Round Rock Head Coach Jeff Cheathum likes what he's seeing from his Dragons as he enters his 5th season.
    The Dragons gunning for their first district title in a couple decades.Round Rock Head Coach Jeff Cheathum likes what he's seeing from his Dragons as he enters his 5th season.
  • FOX 7 Football Field Trip: San Marcos Rattlers excited about season in new stadium

    FOX 7 Football Field Trip: San Marcos Rattlers excited about season in new stadium

    Thursday, August 21 2014 5:49 PM EDT2014-08-21 21:49:27 GMT
    The Rattlers aren't only pumped up about their prospects they're also excited about their new football home.
    The Rattlers aren't only pumped up about their prospects they're also excited about their new football home.
  • UFC to come to Austin

    UFC to come to Austin

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 10:55 PM EDT2014-08-21 02:55:48 GMT
    As unveiled Wednesday on FOX Sports One, The Frank Erwin Center will host its first ultimate fighting championship event in four years.
    As unveiled Wednesday on FOX Sports One, The Frank Erwin Center will host its first ultimate fighting championship event in four years.
  • FOX 7 Football Field Trip: Expectations rise for Cedar Ridge Raiders

    FOX 7 Football Field Trip: Expectations rise for Cedar Ridge Raiders

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:54 PM EDT2014-08-20 22:54:11 GMT
    Cedar Ridge is a young program that is growing up in a hurry. As they head into just their third year of playing varsity football, expectations are rising for the Cedar Ridge Raiders...
    Cedar Ridge is a young program that is growing up in a hurry. As they head into just their third year of playing varsity football, expectations are rising for the Cedar Ridge Raiders...
  • FOX 7 Football Field Trip: Westlake to take it up another notch

    FOX 7 Football Field Trip: Westlake to take it up another notch

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 3:53 PM EDT2014-08-20 19:53:01 GMT
    The perennial powers are looking to take it up yet another notch. Their new head coach's next state title will be his fifth.
    The perennial powers are looking to take it up yet another notch. Their new head coach's next state title will be his fifth.
  • FOX 7 Football Field Trip: Vandegrift Vipers aim for great season

    FOX 7 Football Field Trip: Vandegrift Vipers aim for great season

    Monday, August 18 2014 7:45 PM EDT2014-08-18 23:45:03 GMT
    The Vandegrift Vipers are entering their 5th year of varsity football competition.
    The Vandegrift Vipers are entering their 5th year of varsity football competition.
  • New app to help on game day at expanded Kyle Field

    New app to help on game day at expanded Kyle Field

    Experts at Texas A&M have created a smartphone app to help with game day traffic at Kyle Field where upgrades will increase seating to more than 106,000.
    Experts at Texas A&M have created a smartphone app to help with game day traffic at Kyle Field where upgrades will increase seating to more than 106,000.
  • One-on-One with Jordan Spieth

    One-on-One with Jordan Spieth

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 7:25 PM EDT2014-08-12 23:25:24 GMT
    Jordan Spieth left U.T. roughly 19 months ago as one of the nation's top college players.
    Jordan Spieth left U.T. roughly 19 months ago as one of the nation's top college players.
  • Texas State’s new defensive coordinator brings experience

    Texas State’s new defensive coordinator brings experience

    Tuesday, August 5 2014 11:04 PM EDT2014-08-06 03:04:57 GMT
    Long before Charlie Strong made it to Austin, he was a defensive coordinator at Florida. Texas State's John Thompson can relate.
    Long before Charlie Strong made it to Austin, he was a defensive coordinator at Florida. Texas State's John Thompson can relate.
  • Bobcat camp opens at Texas State

    Bobcat camp opens at Texas State

    Tuesday, August 5 2014 7:49 PM EDT2014-08-05 23:49:45 GMT
    In San Marcos, Texas State Coach Dennis Franchione kicked off his fourth training camp
    In San Marcos, Texas State Coach Dennis Franchione kicked off his fourth training camp
  • Express fan 'lives the dream' as team member

    Express fan 'lives the dream' as team member

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 8:07 PM EDT2014-07-31 00:07:21 GMT
    Many Round Rock fans enjoy the current homestand, but one diehard fan is getting to live the dream as a team member.
    Many Round Rock fans enjoy the current homestand, but one diehard fan is getting to live the dream as a team member.
  • Former Longhorn Corey Knebel joins Express

    Former Longhorn Corey Knebel joins Express

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:04 PM EDT2014-07-30 03:04:45 GMT
    Former Longhorn closer Corey Knebel not just passing through Round Rock but doing so as a new member of the Express.
    Former Longhorn closer Corey Knebel not just passing through Round Rock but doing so as a new member of the Express.
  • Big 12 Media Day: Baylor

    Big 12 Media Day: Baylor

    Monday, July 21 2014 8:28 PM EDT2014-07-22 00:28:51 GMT
    The perception of Baylor football has changed over the past few years.
    The perception of Baylor football has changed over the past few years.
  • A&M Coach Kevin Sumlin visits Austin

    A&M Coach Kevin Sumlin visits Austin

    Texas A&M Head Football Coach Kevin Sumlin talks about the upcoming season with Austin-area Aggies Sunday night at the Travis County Expo Center. FOX 7's Dennis de la Pena has more.

    Texas A&M Head Football Coach Kevin Sumlin talks about the upcoming season with Austin-area Aggies Sunday night at the Travis County Expo Center. FOX 7's Dennis de la Pena has more.

  • Texas Blows Late Lead, Drops CWS Opener To UC-Irvine

    Texas Blows Late Lead, Drops CWS Opener To UC-Irvine

    Saturday, June 14 2014 10:29 PM EDT2014-06-15 02:29:43 GMT
    Texas loses it's opening-round game of the College World Series to UC-Irvine, 3-1.
    Texas loses it's opening-round game of the College World Series to UC-Irvine, 3-1.
  • Texas Drops Two To OSU, Bounced From Big 12 Tourney

    Texas Drops Two To OSU, Bounced From Big 12 Tourney

    Sunday, May 25 2014 12:17 AM EDT2014-05-25 04:17:00 GMT
    The Texas baseball team lost twice to the top-seed Oklahoma State Cowboys Saturday to be eliminated from the Big 12 Baseball Tournament in Oklahoma City.
    The Texas baseball team lost twice to the top-seed Oklahoma State Cowboys Saturday to be eliminated from the Big 12 Baseball Tournament in Oklahoma City.
  • UL-Lafayette Bats Bludgeon Texas Softball, Horns Out Of Tourney

    UL-Lafayette Bats Bludgeon Texas Softball, Horns Out Of Tourney

    Sunday, May 18 2014 4:55 PM EDT2014-05-18 20:55:39 GMT
    Louisiana-Lafayette rode the strength of three home runs in a blowout win over Texas, 10-1. Sunday's loss in the final round of this weekend's NCAA regional ends the Longhorns' season. Texas' lone run came on a Gabby Smith home run in the fourth inning to trim ULL's lead to 4-1. It was all Regin' Cajuns after that.
    Louisiana-Lafayette rode the strength of three home runs in a blowout win over Texas, 10-1. Sunday's loss in the final round of this weekend's NCAA regional ends the Longhorns' season. Texas' lone run came on a Gabby Smith home run in the fourth inning to trim ULL's lead to 4-1. It was all Regin' Cajuns after that.
  • UT Baseball Blows Three-Run Lead In 9th, Loses To K-State

    UT Baseball Blows Three-Run Lead In 9th, Loses To K-State

    Saturday, May 17 2014 11:02 PM EDT2014-05-18 03:02:24 GMT
    Kansas State's Austin Fisher slapped a two-run double down the left field line to cap a three-run ninth inning against Texas reliever John Curtiss and give the Wildcats a 5-4 win over Texas Saturday in Manhattan KS.
    Kansas State's Austin Fisher slapped a two-run double down the left field line to cap a three-run ninth inning against Texas reliever John Curtiss and give the Wildcats a 5-4 win over Texas Saturday in Manhattan KS.
  • UT Softball Stays Alive In NCAAs With Final-Out Home Run

    UT Softball Stays Alive In NCAAs With Final-Out Home Run

    Saturday, May 17 2014 10:24 PM EDT2014-05-18 02:24:39 GMT
    Texas' Lindsey Stephens connected on a 3-rnu homer with Texas down to its last out to give the Longhorns the win over Miss. State.
    Texas' Lindsey Stephens connected on a 3-rnu homer with Texas down to its last out to give the Longhorns the win over Miss. State.
  • One-on-One with Kasey Studdard

    One-on-One with Kasey Studdard

    Thursday, May 15 2014 12:55 AM EDT2014-05-15 04:55:59 GMT
    In 2007, UT lineman Kasey Studdard was one of seven Horns drafted. Now it appears his NFL days are done. Studdard spoke to FOX 7’s Dennis de la Pena about his next chapter.
    In 2007, UT lineman Kasey Studdard was one of seven Horns drafted. Now it appears his NFL days are done. Studdard spoke to FOX 7’s Dennis de la Pena about his next chapter.
  • Special Olympics: Athlete Heather Alderete

    Special Olympics: Athlete Heather Alderete

    Monday, May 12 2014 6:47 PM EDT2014-05-12 22:47:07 GMT
    Heather Alderete says she loves how lifting more and more weight makes her feel. And this athlete just wants to make Central Texas proud.
    Heather Alderete says she loves how lifting more and more weight makes her feel. And this athlete just wants to make Central Texas proud.
  • Wimberley pole vaulter breaks 3A state record

    Wimberley pole vaulter breaks 3A state record

    Friday, May 9 2014 9:20 PM EDT2014-05-10 01:20:53 GMT
    The defending 3A pole vault state champ, Wimberley’s Kally Long repeated in dominating fashion at the UIL State and Track meet in Austin.
    The defending 3A pole vault state champ, Wimberley’s Kally Long repeated in dominating fashion at the UIL State and Track meet in Austin.
  • Legally blind pole vaulter finishes 4th in UIL state meet

    Legally blind pole vaulter finishes 4th in UIL state meet

    Friday, May 9 2014 9:13 PM EDT2014-05-10 01:13:04 GMT
    Legally blind Charlotte Brown, out of Emory Rains High near Dallas competed in the Girls 3A pole vault in the UIL State and Track meet in Austin.
    Legally blind Charlotte Brown, out of Emory Rains High near Dallas competed in the Girls 3A pole vault in the UIL State and Track meet in Austin.
  • Todd Dodge named new Westlake Head Football Coach

    Todd Dodge named new Westlake Head Football Coach

    Friday, May 2 2014 7:16 PM EDT2014-05-02 23:16:23 GMT
    Former Longhorn quarterback Todd Dodge was named Westlake Head Football Coach.
    Former Longhorn quarterback Todd Dodge was named Westlake Head Football Coach.
  • Mack, Jack & McConaughey Celebrity Golf Tournament

    Mack, Jack & McConaughey Celebrity Golf Tournament

    Friday, April 25 2014 9:46 PM EDT2014-04-26 01:46:47 GMT
    Former Longhorn head football coach Mack Brown joined forces with musician Jack Ingram and Oscar-winning actor Matthew McConaughey for the 2nd Annual MJM fundraising weekend.
    Former Longhorn head football coach Mack Brown joined forces with musician Jack Ingram and Oscar-winning actor Matthew McConaughey for the 2nd Annual MJM fundraising weekend.
  • Special Olympics: Athlete Jordan Svehlak

    Special Olympics: Athlete Jordan Svehlak

    Thursday, April 24 2014 3:20 PM EDT2014-04-24 19:20:02 GMT
    The 2014 Special Olympics USA games are just a few short weeks away, but our local athletes have been training tirelessly for months. Training for this year started back in August, but many of these athletes
    The 2014 Special Olympics USA games are just a few short weeks away, but our local athletes have been training tirelessly for months. Training for this year started back in August, but many of these athletes
  • Special Olympics: Athlete Riley Blatz

    Special Olympics: Athlete Riley Blatz

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:38 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:38:39 GMT
    As a track athlete, you get to love these lanes. Riley Blatz spends hours on this track.
    As a track athlete, you get to love these lanes. Riley Blatz spends hours on this track.
  • Cedric Golden weighs in on UT's QB options

    Cedric Golden weighs in on UT's QB options

    Cedric Golden weighs in on UT's QB options

    Monday, April 21 2014 11:13 PM EDT2014-04-22 03:13:58 GMT
    Austin American Statesmen columnist Cedric Golden joined FOX 7 to talk about UT’s Quarterback options and to talk about what’s missing from the orange and white game.
    Austin American Statesmen columnist Cedric Golden joined FOX 7 to talk about UT’s Quarterback options and to talk about what’s missing from the orange and white game.
  • Horns Try To Refocus After Being Swept

    Horns Try To Refocus After Being Swept

    Sunday, April 20 2014 7:12 PM EDT2014-04-20 23:12:56 GMT
    After a weekend series that saw the Texas baseball team score only one run in three games on the way to getting swept by TCU, the Longhorns slipped from first to third in the Big 12.
    After a weekend series that saw the Texas baseball team score only one run in three games on the way to getting swept by TCU, the Longhorns slipped from first to third in the Big 12.
  • Vandegrift Girls Soccer Claims School's First Team State Title

    Vandegrift Girls Soccer Claims School's First Team State Title

    Sunday, April 20 2014 7:00 PM EDT2014-04-20 23:00:27 GMT
    The Vandegrift girls soccer team won the school's first-ever state championship with a 1-0 win over Wylie East in Saturday's Class 4A State Championship game in Georgetown.
    The Vandegrift girls soccer team won the school's first-ever state championship with a 1-0 win over Wylie East in Saturday's Class 4A State Championship game in Georgetown.
  • UT Holds First Spring Game Under Strong

    UT Holds First Spring Game Under Strong

    Saturday, April 19 2014 10:19 PM EDT2014-04-20 02:19:59 GMT
    Texas football held its annual Spring Game Saturday at DKR, the first under new coach Charlie Strong.
    Texas football held its annual Spring Game Saturday at DKR, the first under new coach Charlie Strong.
  • Texas Finishes Off Another Big 12 Sweep, Rips OU 8-1

    Texas Finishes Off Another Big 12 Sweep, Rips OU 8-1

    Sunday, April 13 2014 9:13 PM EDT2014-04-14 01:13:28 GMT
    Texas earns another conference series sweep, beating OU 8-1
    The Texas baseball team continued to click on all cylinders Sunday in Norman, resulting in yet another Big 12 series sweep. Behind a complete game from starting pitcher Nathan Thornhill and a 15-hit
  • Texas Clinches Another Series Win, Beats OU 7-2

    Texas Clinches Another Series Win, Beats OU 7-2

    Saturday, April 12 2014 9:23 PM EDT2014-04-13 01:23:09 GMT
    Texas won for the 13th time in 15 games, beating Oklahoma Saturday.
    The Texas baseball team won for the 13th time in 15 games, beating Oklahoma 7-2 in Norman Saturday. The win clinches the conference series for the Longhorns (28-8, 8-3), who will go for their second-straight
  • Former Longhorn helps teen recover

    Former Longhorn helps teen recover

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 9:08 PM EDT2014-04-09 01:08:33 GMT
    Former Longhorn Doug English is a college football hall of famer and 4-time NFL Pro-Bowler but he's actually accomplished more off the field with his Lone Star Paralysis Foundation. Ben Waker can now lift
    Former Longhorn Doug English is a college football hall of famer and 4-time NFL Pro-Bowler but he's actually accomplished more off the field with his Lone Star Paralysis Foundation. Ben Waker can now lift
  • Garrido wins 1900th as Horns Sweep Baylor

    Garrido wins 1900th as Horns Sweep Baylor

    Sunday, April 6 2014 11:05 PM EDT2014-04-07 03:05:50 GMT
    Augie Garrido claims career win number 1900 as Texas finishes sweep of Baylor.
    Texas coach Augie Garrido claimed another milestone win, his 1900th career victory, as the Longhorns capped a weekend sweep of Baylor with a 4-0 win Sunday at Disch-Falk Field, John Hygh has the highl
  • 1-on-1 with Major Applewhite

    1-on-1 with Major Applewhite

    Friday, April 4 2014 6:56 PM EDT2014-04-04 22:56:04 GMT
    Major Applewhite set records as a UT quarterback and led recent Longhorn teams as the program's co-offensive coordinator.  However, when Mack Brown recently stepped down as head football coach on the 40
    Major Applewhite set records as a UT quarterback and led recent Longhorn teams as the program's co-offensive coordinator.  However, when Mack Brown recently stepped down as head football coach on the 40
  • Texas Relays Wrap Up

    Texas Relays Wrap Up

    Sunday, March 30 2014 4:55 PM EDT2014-03-30 20:55:22 GMT
    The Texas Relays wrapped up Saturday in Austin.
    The Texas Relays wrapped up Saturday at Myers Stadium in Austin. John Hygh has some of the afternoon highlights.
  • Texas State Football Holds Scrimmage

    Texas State Football Holds Scrimmage

    Sunday, March 30 2014 3:55 PM EDT2014-03-30 19:55:52 GMT
    Texas State football held a scrimmage as part of their spring workouts on Saturday.
    Texas State football held a scrimmage as part of their spring workouts Saturday in San Marcos. John Hygh has more.
  • Fun run to benefit former FOX 7 Anchor Loriana Hernandez

    Fun run to benefit former FOX 7 Anchor Loriana Hernandez

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 7:12 PM EDT2014-03-25 23:12:31 GMT
    A few weeks ago ProLink announced its April 5th Hill Country Challenge, a tennis, golf and music event which will help former FOX 7 Anchor Loriana Hernandez in her fight against Leukemia. The Bryan Brothers
    A few weeks ago ProLink announced its April 5th Hill Country Challenge, a tennis, golf and music event which will help former FOX 7 Anchor Loriana Hernandez in her fight against Leukemia. The Bryan Brothers
  • Texas Turnaround: Lady Horns Blow Out Penn After Early Deficit

    Texas Turnaround: Lady Horns Blow Out Penn After Early Deficit

    Sunday, March 23 2014 9:12 PM EDT2014-03-24 01:12:01 GMT
    The Texas Women's Basketball team turned a 15-point first half deficit into an 18-point win in their first round NCAA Tournament game in College Park MD, beating Penn 79-61.
    The Texas Women's Basketball team turned a 15-point first half deficit into an 18-point win in their first round NCAA Tournament game in College Park MD, beating Penn 79-61. It was the first NCAA Tournament
  • Texas Can't Keep Up With Red-Hot Michigan, Exits Tournament

    Texas Can't Keep Up With Red-Hot Michigan, Exits Tournament

    Saturday, March 22 2014 10:37 PM EDT2014-03-23 02:37:12 GMT
    Texas could never rebound from an early Michigan run in Saturday's loss.
    Texas could never overcome an early 27-5 run by hot-shooting Michigan as the Longhorns bowed out of the NCAA Tournament in 79-65 loss in a third-round Midwest Region match-up in Milwaukee. Isaiah Taylor
  • Pflugerville girls basketball coach retires

    Pflugerville girls basketball coach retires

    Friday, March 21 2014 11:25 PM EDT2014-03-22 03:25:13 GMT
    Longtime Pflugerville girls basketball Coach Nancy Walling is saying farewell.
    Longtime Pflugerville girls basketball Coach Nancy Walling is saying farewell.
  • Inside Texas: Basketball, spring football

    Inside Texas: Basketball, spring football

    Wednesday, March 19 2014 11:28 PM EDT2014-03-20 03:28:13 GMT
    Clendon Ross of InsideTexas.com stopped by the FOX 7 studios to talk about Longhorn basketball and spring football.
    Clendon Ross of InsideTexas.com stopped by the FOX 7 studios to talk about Longhorn basketball and spring football.
  • COTA promotes MotoGP race with contest

    COTA promotes MotoGP race with contest

    Wednesday, March 19 2014 7:22 PM EDT2014-03-19 23:22:01 GMT
    The MotoGP race is set for April 11-13 at Circuit of the Americas. To get fans excited about the race, COTA and Ducati teamed up for a "show us your lean" contest. The Ducati motorcycle is set up at a
    The MotoGP race is set for April 11-13 at Circuit of the Americas. To get fans excited about the race, COTA and Ducati teamed up for a "show us your lean" contest. The Ducati motorcycle is set up at a
  • Worth Watching Again: Texas Back In NCAA Tourney

    Worth Watching Again: Texas Back In NCAA Tourney

    Sunday, March 16 2014 9:15 PM EDT2014-03-17 01:15:51 GMT
    Texas is back in the NCAA Tournament after a one-year absence.
    After a one-year absence, the Texas Longhorns are back in the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament. Texas (23-10) is the 7-seed in the Midwest Region and will face 10-seed Arizona State Thursday in Milwaukee.
  • Texas Gets First Big 12 Win

    Texas Gets First Big 12 Win

    Saturday, March 15 2014 6:46 PM EDT2014-03-15 22:46:02 GMT
    The Texas Longhorns get into the Big 12 win column with a 2-1 victory over Kansas Saturday.
    Dillon Peters gave up one run over seven and a third innings pitched as Texas made two first-inning runs hold up in a 2-1 win over Kansas Saturday at Disch Falk Field, evening conference-opening series
  • Local event to benefit former FOX 7 Anchor Loriana Hernandez

    Local event to benefit former FOX 7 Anchor Loriana Hernandez

    Wednesday, March 5 2014 7:38 PM EST2014-03-06 00:38:49 GMT
    As Former FOX 7 Anchor Loriana Hernandez continues to battle cancer a local event organizer has cooked up an amazing event to help her.
    As Former FOX 7 Anchor Loriana Hernandez continues to battle cancer a local event organizer has cooked up an amazing event to help her.
  • Inside Texas: UT wine, beer sales

    Inside Texas: UT wine, beer sales

    Friday, February 28 2014 10:12 PM EST2014-03-01 03:12:43 GMT
    Clendon Ross of InsideTexas.com stopped by the FOX 7 studios to talk about UT wine and beer sales at spring sporting events as well as UT basketball.
    Clendon Ross of InsideTexas.com stopped by the FOX 7 studios to talk about UT wine and beer sales at spring sporting events as well as UT basketball.
  • Georgetown loses state semifinal to Canyon 41-22

    Georgetown loses state semifinal to Canyon 41-22

    Thursday, February 27 2014 11:35 PM EST2014-02-28 04:35:38 GMT
    The Georgetown girls basketball team rolled into the UIL State Tournament as the defending 4A champs, but were routed by Canyon 41-22 in Thursday's state semifinal. Dennis de la Pena has the highlights
    The Georgetown girls basketball team rolled into the UIL State Tournament as the defending 4A champs, but were routed by Canyon 41-22 in Thursday's state semifinal. Dennis de la Pena has the highlights
  • Two former Longhorns inducted into the Texas Sports Hall of Fame

    Two former Longhorns inducted into the Texas Sports Hall of Fame

    Thursday, February 27 2014 11:34 PM EST2014-02-28 04:34:48 GMT
    Former U.T. football standout and college football hall of famer Doug English is one of two longhorns inducted into the Texas Sports Hall of Fame in Waco. English is a 4-time pro-bowler with the Lions. Joining
    Former U.T. football standout and college football hall of famer Doug English is one of two longhorns inducted into the Texas Sports Hall of Fame in Waco. English is a 4-time pro-bowler with the Lions. Joining
  • High school football injuries drop for third straight year

    High school football injuries drop for third straight year

    Wednesday, February 26 2014 7:18 PM EST2014-02-27 00:18:27 GMT
    High school football injuries have dropped for the third straight year, that's according to new data obtained exclusively by FOX 7. The majority of high school football injuries, according to the University
    High school football injuries have dropped for the third straight year, that's according to new data obtained exclusively by FOX 7. The majority of high school football injuries, according to the University
  • One-on-One with Dale Earnhardt Jr. after Daytona win

    One-on-One with Dale Earnhardt Jr. after Daytona win

    Tuesday, February 25 2014 9:09 PM EST2014-02-26 02:09:36 GMT
    Races fans got a special treat Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s media tour made a stop in Austin after winning at Daytona on Sunday. FOX 7's John Hygh spoke one-on-one with the 2-time Daytona 500 champion.
    Races fans got a special treat Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s media tour made a stop in Austin after winning at Daytona on Sunday. FOX 7's John Hygh spoke one-on-one with the 2-time Daytona 500 champion.
  • Assistant Aztex Coach proposes to girlfriend

    Assistant Aztex Coach proposes to girlfriend

    Monday, February 24 2014 11:02 PM EST2014-02-25 04:02:03 GMT
    It was a real-life "love and soccer" story that culminated in a wedding proposal at Kelly Reeves Athletic Complex. Longtime Austin Aztex player and new Assistant Coach Zack Pope proposed to fellow local
    It was a real-life "love and soccer" story that culminated in a wedding proposal at Kelly Reeves Athletic Complex. Longtime Austin Aztex player and new Assistant Coach Zack Pope proposed to fellow local
  • Holmes Returns As Horns Roll Past West Virginia

    Holmes Returns As Horns Roll Past West Virginia

    Saturday, February 15 2014 11:37 PM EST2014-02-16 04:37:41 GMT
    Texas won its second-straight home game in dominating fashion.
    Texas won its second-straight home game in dominating fashion as the Longhorns beat West Virginia 88-71 at the Erwin Center. John Hygh has the highlights.
  • Cedar Park Celebrates Football Signees

    Cedar Park Celebrates Football Signees

    Monday, February 10 2014 7:00 PM EST2014-02-11 00:00:28 GMT
    Cedar Park celebrated National Signing Day on Monday with three football players signing national letters of intent.
    Because school was out due to teacher work days last week, Cedar Park celebrated National Signing Day on Monday with three football players - QB Nate Grimm (New Mexico State), TE Chad Whitehead (Houston
  • NBA Vet Foster's Number Retired By Texas State

    NBA Vet Foster's Number Retired By Texas State

    Saturday, February 8 2014 7:55 PM EST2014-02-09 00:55:34 GMT
    Texas State retired former basketball player and 13-year NBA veteran Jeff Foster's number at halftime of the Bobcats' game with Louisiana Saturday in San Marcos.
    Texas State retired former basketball player and 13-year NBA veteran Jeff Foster's number at halftime of the Bobcats' game with Louisiana Saturday in San Marcos. John Hygh has the story.
  • Texas Loses Win Streak, Holmes, In Blowout At K-State

    Texas Loses Win Streak, Holmes, In Blowout At K-State

    Saturday, February 8 2014 7:35 PM EST2014-02-09 00:35:34 GMT
    Marcus Foster scored a career-high 34 points on 13-of-16 shooting and Kansas State beat No. 15 Texas 74-57 on Saturday, ending the Longhorns' seven-game winning streak.
    MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) -- Texas coach Rick Barnes understands how imperative the latter half of the conference schedule is for Kansas State. His team, however, didn't receive the message.   After escaping
  • Texas Upsets 6th-Ranked KU

    Texas Upsets 6th-Ranked KU

    Saturday, February 1 2014 10:38 PM EST2014-02-02 03:38:46 GMT
    The Texas Longhorns got their biggest win of the year Saturday at the Erwin Center with an 81-69 upset of 6th-Ranked Kansas.
    The Texas Longhorns got their biggest win of the year Saturday at the Erwin Center with an 81-69 upset of the 6th-Ranked Kansas Jayhawks. John Hygh has the highlights.
  • Taylor Made: Freshman's 27 Points Lead Texas Over #24 Baylor

    Taylor Made: Freshman's 27 Points Lead Texas Over #24 Baylor

    Saturday, January 25 2014 7:57 PM EST2014-01-26 00:57:50 GMT
    Freshman guard Isaiah Taylor and the Texas Longhorns are floating high in the Big 12 -- and against ranked teams.
    By STEPHEN HAWKINSAP Basketball Writer   WACO, Texas (AP) -- Freshman guard Isaiah Taylor and the Texas Longhorns are floating high in the Big 12 -- and against ranked teams.   Taylor kept penetrating
  • Josh Brent to spend 180 days in jail; 10 years probation

    Josh Brent to spend 180 days in jail; 10 years probation

    Friday, January 24 2014 1:21 PM EST2014-01-24 18:21:06 GMT
    Josh Brent will spend 180 days in jail and 10 years on probation for the drunk driving wreck that killed his friend and teammate.
    Josh Brent will spend 180 days in jail and 10 years on probation for the drunk driving wreck that killed his friend and teammate.
  • Houston Astros Caravan rolls through Austin

    Houston Astros Caravan rolls through Austin

    Thursday, January 23 2014 11:08 PM EST2014-01-24 04:08:24 GMT
    The Houston Astros Caravan is rolling through Austin with appearances on Friday. It is the perfect opportunity to ask team President Reid Ryan and his father Nolan if the two will indeed be working together
    The Houston Astros Caravan is rolling through Austin with appearances on Friday. It is the perfect opportunity to ask team President Reid Ryan and his father Nolan if the two will indeed be working together
  • Jury finds Josh Brent guilty

    Jury finds Josh Brent guilty

    Wednesday, January 22 2014 6:20 PM EST2014-01-22 23:20:07 GMT
    A Dallas County jury has found former Cowboys player Josh Brent guilty of intoxication manslaughter. The punishment phase begins Thursday, where Brent faces up to 20 years in prison or could get probation.
    A Dallas County jury has found former Cowboys player Josh Brent guilty of intoxication manslaughter. The punishment phase begins Thursday, where Brent faces up to 20 years in prison or could get probation.
  • Holmes Leads Texas To Upset Of #8 Cyclones

    Holmes Leads Texas To Upset Of #8 Cyclones

    Saturday, January 18 2014 9:28 PM EST2014-01-19 02:28:07 GMT
    For the first time since 2011, Texas has a win over a top-10 team. Behind 23 points from Jonathan Holmes, the Longhorns knocked off 8th-ranked Iowa State, 86-76, Saturday at the Erwin Center.
    For the first time since 2011, Texas has a win over a top-10 team. Behind 23 points from Jonathan Holmes, the Longhorns knocked off 8th-ranked Iowa State, 86-76, Saturday at the Erwin Center. John Hygh
  • Buechele named new manager for Express

    Buechele named new manager for Express

    Thursday, January 16 2014 9:33 PM EST2014-01-17 02:33:40 GMT
    The Annual Texas Rangers Caravan served as the perfect stage for the Round Rock Express to unveil new manager Steve Buechele.
    The Annual Texas Rangers Caravan served as the perfect stage for the Round Rock Express to unveil new manager Steve Buechele.
  • Inside Texas Football: New Texas coaching staff

    Inside Texas Football: New Texas coaching staff

    Wednesday, January 15 2014 10:54 PM EST2014-01-16 03:54:29 GMT
    Clendon Ross of InsideTexas.com joined FOX 7 to talk about Coach Charlie Strong's new coaching staff.
    Clendon Ross of InsideTexas.com joined FOX 7 to talk about Coach Charlie Strong's new coaching staff.
  • Josh Brent's trial for fatal wreck begins

    Josh Brent's trial for fatal wreck begins

    The intoxication manslaughter trial for former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent is now underway.
    The intoxication manslaughter trial for former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent is now underway.
  • Longhorns Coaching Staff Nears Completion

    Longhorns Coaching Staff Nears Completion

    Sunday, January 12 2014 10:28 PM EST2014-01-13 03:28:24 GMT
    New Texas head football coach Charlie Strong is close to having his entire coaching staff hired. John Hygh has an update on the latest additions to the UT staff.
    New Texas head football coach Charlie Strong is close to having his entire coaching staff hired. John Hygh has an update on the latest additions to the UT staff.
  • Concordia Hoops Splits With UT-Tyler

    Concordia Hoops Splits With UT-Tyler

    Sunday, January 12 2014 5:21 PM EST2014-01-12 22:21:24 GMT
    The Concordia men's and women's basketball teams hosted a conference doubleheader Saturday in Austin.
    The Concordia men's and women's basketball teams hosted a conference doubleheader Saturday in Austin. John Hygh has highlights the Tornados' games against UT-Tyler.
  • Texas Notches 1st Conference Win, Squeaks By Tech

    Texas Notches 1st Conference Win, Squeaks By Tech

    Saturday, January 11 2014 11:41 PM EST2014-01-12 04:41:28 GMT
    Cameron Ridley's two free throws in the final minute put Texas ahead for good in a 67-64 win over Texas Tech Saturday at the Erwin Center.
    Cameron Ridley's two free throws in the final minute put Texas ahead for good in a 67-64 win over Texas Tech Saturday at the Erwin Center. John Hygh has the highlights of the Longhorns' first win in Big
  • Texas Loses Big 12 Opener To Oklahoma

    Texas Loses Big 12 Opener To Oklahoma

    Saturday, January 4 2014 11:48 PM EST2014-01-05 04:48:40 GMT
    The Texas Longhorns couldn't hold a seven-point 2nd half lead, losing its Big 12 Conference opener to Oklahoma Saturday night at the Erwin Center.
    Despite a career high 28 points from Javan Felix, the Texas Longhorns couldn't hold a seven-point 2nd half lead, losing its Big 12 Conference opener to Oklahoma Saturday night at the Erwin Center. John
  • Jerry Jones: Garrett will return, Romo's back OK

    Jerry Jones: Garrett will return, Romo's back OK

    Jerry Jones has another long offseason to ponder what the Dallas owner called "unthinkable" - three straight season-ending losses that left the Cowboys at 8-8 and out of the playoffs.
    Jerry Jones has another long offseason to ponder what the Dallas owner called "unthinkable" - three straight season-ending losses that left the Cowboys at 8-8 and out of the playoffs.
  • Eagles beat Cowboys 24-22 to take NFC East title

    Eagles beat Cowboys 24-22 to take NFC East title

    Nick Foles threw two touchdown passes, NFL rushing champion LeSean McCoy had 120 yards and a receiving score and the Philadelphia Eagles beat the Dallas Cowboys 24-22 in a win-or-go-home game for the NFC East title...
    Nick Foles threw two touchdown passes, NFL rushing champion LeSean McCoy had 131 yards and a receiving score and the Philadelphia Eagles beat the Dallas Cowboys 24-22 in a win-or-go-home game for the NFC East title Sunday...
  • Cowboys' Romo has surgery, out for Eagles finale

    Cowboys' Romo has surgery, out for Eagles finale

    Tony Romo had back surgery and will miss Dallas' third straight season finale with the NFC East title and a playoff berth on the line.
    Tony Romo had back surgery and will miss Dallas' third straight season finale with the NFC East title and a playoff berth on the line.
  • Jerry Jones: Romo could be cleared to face Eagles

    Jerry Jones: Romo could be cleared to face Eagles

    Dallas owner Jerry Jones says the Cowboys aren't ruling Tony Romo out of a winner-take-all game against Philadelphia because doctors could clear him after treating his back injury.
    Dallas owner Jerry Jones says the Cowboys aren't ruling Tony Romo out of a winner-take-all game against Philadelphia because doctors could clear him after treating his back injury.
  • Garrett: Romo not ruled out for Philly game

    Garrett: Romo not ruled out for Philly game

    Dallas coach Jason Garrett says Tony Romo hasn't been ruled out for a winner-take-all finale against Philadelphia after injuring his back against Washington.
    Dallas coach Jason Garrett says Tony Romo hasn't been ruled out for a winner-take-all finale against Philadelphia after injuring his back against Washington.
  • Payne, 5th-Ranked Spartans Hand Texas 2nd Loss

    Payne, 5th-Ranked Spartans Hand Texas 2nd Loss

    Saturday, December 21 2013 8:27 PM EST2013-12-22 01:27:10 GMT
    Adreian Payne scored 33 points to lead #5 Michigan State to a 92-78 win over Texas Saturday at the Erwin Center.
    Adreian Payne scored 33 points to lead #5 Michigan State to a 92-78 win over Texas Saturday at the Erwin Center. John Hygh has the highlights and post-game reaction to the Longhorns' 2nd loss of the s
  • Texas State Blows Out UT-Tyler

    Texas State Blows Out UT-Tyler

    Saturday, December 21 2013 8:15 PM EST2013-12-22 01:15:45 GMT
    The Texas State men's basketball team sprinted past UT-Tyler Saturday in San Marcos.
    The Texas State men's basketball team sprinted past UT-Tyler Saturday in San Marcos. John Hygh has the highlights.
  • AISD introduces new athletic director

    AISD introduces new athletic director

    Tuesday, February 4 2014 10:59 PM EST2014-02-05 03:59:23 GMT
    In downtown Austin AISD introduces new athletic director Leal Anderson.
    In downtown Austin AISD introduces new athletic director Leal Anderson.
  • Texas approves contracts for football assistants

    Texas approves contracts for football assistants

    The University of Texas Board of Regents has approved contracts for new football coach Charlie Strong's assistants.
    The University of Texas Board of Regents has approved contracts for new football coach Charlie Strong's assistants.
  • Former Horn Rod Babers weighs in on UT's recruiting class

    Former Horn Rod Babers weighs in on UT's recruiting class

    Friday, February 7 2014 12:10 AM EST2014-02-07 05:10:12 GMT
    A day after Charlie Strong and his staff signed a 23 man recruiting class, former Longhorn standout (and current AM 1300 The Zone radio host) Rod Babers joined Dennis de la Pena in the FOX 7 studio. This
    A day after Charlie Strong and his staff signed a 23 man recruiting class, former Longhorn standout (and current AM 1300 The Zone radio host) Rod Babers joined Dennis de la Pena in the FOX 7 studio. This
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