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No. 16/16 UT Women’s Basketball wins at Iowa State, 75-68

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The game marked the first time in program history the Horns have played on New Year’s Day. texassports.com – Junior Ariel Atkins led all scorers with a career-high 25 points as No. 16/16 Texas Women’s Basketball (8-4, 2-0 Big 12 Conference) defeated Iowa State (9-4, 0-2 Big 12 Conference) inside Hilton Coliseum on Sunday afternoon, […]

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No. 14/15 UT Women’s Basketball defeated by No. 3/3 South Carolina, 76-67

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Senior Kelsey Lang posted her second career double-double and a career-high six blocks. AUSTIN, Texas – Senior Kelsey Lang had a record evening, posting her second career double-double, as No. 14/15 Texas Women’s Basketball (2-3) fell to No. 3/3 South Carolina (6-0) inside the Erwin Center on Thursday night, 76-67. Texas leads the all-times series […]

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No. 14/14 UT Women’s Basketball cruises past Northwestern State, 86-39

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Texas posted its highest field goal percentage since Feb. 5, 2014 against Texas Tech AUSTIN, Texas – Six Longhorns posted in double figures as No. 14/14 Texas Women’s Basketball (2-2) downed Northwestern State (3-1) inside the Drum on Thanksgiving Eve, 86-39. With the win, the Longhorns boast a perfect 5-0 record over the Lady Demons […]

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No. 8/10 Texas Women’s Basketball falls at No. 10/9 Mississippi State, 79-68

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No. 8/10 Texas Women’s Basketball falls at No. 10/9 Mississippi State, 79-68

Brooke McCarty, Ariel Atkins, and Brianna Taylor combined for 49 points in the contest STARKVILLE, Miss. – In its second top-15 matchup of the season, No. 8/10 Texas Women’s Basketball (1-2) couldn’t overcome a first half 17-point deficit and fell to No. 10/9 Mississippi State (4-0), 79-68. The all-times series between the Longhorns and the Bulldogs […]

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No. 8/6 Women’s Basketball drops season opener at No. 11/10 Stanford, 71-59

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The game marked Texas head coach Karen Aston’s 300th game as a collegiate head coach. texassports.com – Stanford junior guard Brittany McPhee posted a career-high 28 points to lead all-scorers en route to No. 11/10 Stanford’s win over No. 8/6 Texas inside Maples Pavilion on Monday night, 71-59. Tonight marked Texas head coach Karen Aston‘s […]

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Women’s Basketball’s Holmes Named Preseason National Freshman of the Year

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College Sports Madness names Texas rookie Joyner Holmes the National Preseason Freshman of the Year. AUSTIN, Texas – Texas freshman Joyner Holmes, from Cedar Hill High School, has been named the 2016-17 Preseason National Freshman of the Year by College Sports Madness, it was announced Tuesday. Holmes was the nation’s No. 1 recruit in the class […]

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Texas Women’s Basketball’s Atkins and McCarty Receive Preseason Accolades

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Women’s Basketball’s McCarty named to Preseason All-Big 12 Team – Ariel Atkins named honorable mention selection. AUSTIN, Texas – Junior Texas guard Brooke McCarty was named to the 2016-17 Preseason All-Big 12 Team and junior guard Ariel Atkins was named an honorable mention selection, it was announced Wednesday. The awards are chosen by the league’s 10 […]

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UT Board of Regents approves contract extension for Women’s Basketball Coach Karen Aston

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AUSTIN, Texas – The University of Texas Board of Regents on Friday approved a three-year contract extension for women’s basketball head coach Karen Aston. The extension ensures that Aston will be the Longhorns’ head coach through at least the 2019-20 season and includes language for further extension at the discretion of the Women’s Athletics Director. […]

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UT Women’s Basketball Ranked in Top-10 in Preseason Publications

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University of Texas – The University of Texas women’s basketball program, coming off one of the best seasons in program history in 2015-16, has been ranked in the top 10 in a pair of preseason publications. Lindy’s Sports ranked the Longhorns No. 8, while the Athlon Sports’ preseason preview issue rated Texas No. 10. Both […]

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No. 7 Texas Women’s Hoops ends Elite Eight season with 86-65 loss to No. 1 UConn

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BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — To end one of the finest seasons in program history, freshman guard Lashann Higgs and sophomore guard Ariel Atkins each totaled 19 points to lead No. 7/7 Texas in the 86-65 loss to No. 1/1 Connecticut in the NCAA Regional Final inside the Webster Bank Arena on Monday night. Texas ends the season […]

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