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Kevin Durant Leads Team USA to Second Victory

Former UT basketball star and current Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant posted his first double-double of the 2012 London Olympics yesterday, scoring 13...


#HornsInLondon Share Olympic Experience With Fans

  In addition to already earning more medals than Mexico, South Africa, Sweden, and 22 other countries, the Olympic athletes of the Longhorn Nation have also...


UT Olympian Directs Team USA “Call Me Maybe” Clip [Watch]

Can’t see the video? Click here. How do Team USA swimmers blow off steam while training for the most important competition of their lives? The world found...


What to Watch: A Longhorn’s Guide to the Olympics

Tonight an audience of one billion is expected to tune in for the spectacle that is the Olympics opening ceremony. But when the dust settles and the smoke clears,...


Longhorn Olympians By the Numbers

More than 10,000 athletes will represent 204 nations when the London Olympics kick off this Friday. But we prefer to count the Longhorn Nation and round up to 205....


Garrett Weber-Gale On His Olympic Letdown—And What Happens Now

Olympic gold medalist Garrett Weber-Gale, whose quest to be a healthy gourmet cook was featured in our July|August issue, failed to qualify at the trials for the...


Marquise Goodwin Talks About His First Olympics

In 2011, UT long-jumper Marquise Goodwin struggled in the global arena, failing to make the World Championships finals by one centimeter. Now he’s achieved...

Triumph and Heartbreak at Olympic Trials

Triumph and Heartbreak at Olympic Trials

It’s been another busy week for the Longhorns as the Olympic trials began to wrap up across the world. Texas track and field stars Leonel Manzano, Sanya Richards-Ross,...

UT’s Bonus Olympian: Coach Eddie Reese

UT’s Bonus Olympian: Coach Eddie Reese

As the drama of the Olympic swimming trials unfolded this past week, many current and former Longhorns shone bright before a national audience. Ricky Berens, Jimmy...

Olympian Sanya Richards-Ross Talks Running, Marriage, and UT

Olympian Sanya Richards-Ross Talks Running, Marriage, and UT

Olympic gold medalist and track star Sanya Richards-Ross, Life Member, Outstanding Young Texas Ex, is on a hot streak leading into this year’s Olympic Games. Heading...

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