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April 10, 2019 - Texas wins the NIT

4/10/2019
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The Texas Longhorns went to Madison Square Garden and came away with their first postseason tournament in four decades. Shaka Smart and the Longhorns went out on a five-game winning streak and sent seniors Dylan Osetkowski and Kerwin Roach II out on a high note. What does that do for the story of the 2018-2019 season and how does Texas build on the momentum heading into next season? On the football field, the Longhorns got bad news about freshman linebacker De'Gabriel Floyd, who will miss...

Duration:01:01:22

April 2, 2019 - Texas is Heading to the Final Four

4/1/2019
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The Texas basketball team continues its run in the NIT, as they dominate the Colorado Buffaloes setting up a rematch against the TCU Horned Frogs. Texas dropped both regular season matchups with the Horned Fros and has its work cut out for it as it prepares for the big semi-final matchup (2:43). In what is becoming a troublesome trend, the Texas baseball team travelled to San Antonio, TX for a weekend series against the Incarnate Word Cardinals and fell 3-2, before sweeping its weekend...

Duration:00:57:43

March 26, 2019 - Texas finds success in the NIT

3/25/2019
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The Texas Longhorns' basketball team is finally finding some success on the hardwood, The Longhorns pulled out wins over South Dakota State and Xavier, thanks in-part to the successes of Dylan Osetkowski and Courtney Ramey. Now Texas hosts yet another tournament game this weekend. (3:39) The Longhorns' got solid performances from their starters, but struggled in relief dropping their weekend series against the TCU Horned Frogs 1-2. Big 12 pitcher of the week Eric Kennedy and player of the...

Duration:00:54:50

LHR March 19, 2019 - Baseball Opens Big 12 Play

3/19/2019
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The Texas Longhorns basketball team struggled in the Big 12 Tournament, dropping their only game to the Kansas Jayhawks and falling to 16-16 on the season. The Longhorns now head to the NIT as a No. 2 seed, hosting the South Dakota State Jackrabbits. They will have to do that without freshman phenom Jaxson Hayes, who injured his knee in the loss to the Jayhawks (3:28). On the diamond, the Texas Longhorns completed their first conference series with a 2-1 win over the Texas Tech Red Raiders....

Duration:00:49:45

March 12, 2019 - Spring Practice Starts

3/12/2019
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The Texas Longhorns football team is back on the field for spring practice, in spite of several pieces still in flux as the team lined up for the first time. Offensively, early enrolee Jordan Whittington is lining up in the backfield and some young wide receivers will get a shot with Collin Johnson, Devin Duvernay and John Burt all missing time. On the defensive side, defensive tackle Keondre Coburn is dealing with health issues and junior college enrolee Caleb Johnson will be held out of...

Duration:00:53:07

March 4, 2019 - Baseball Wins Big

3/5/2019
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The Texas Longhorns basketball team’s road woes continued, giving up a double-digit lead against the Baylor Bears before losing by 19 to the Texas Tech Red Raiders. Sandwiched between those disappointing losses was a 20-point win over the Iowa State Cyclones. Texas needs to figure out how to close out the regular season with a win against the TCU Horned Frogs to finish above .500 (2:49) While basketball faltered, the Texas baseball team came away with a series sweep over No. 2 LSU Tigers,...

Duration:00:54:11

March 4, 2019 - Baseball Wins Big

3/5/2019
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The Texas Longhorns basketball team’s road woes continued, giving up a double-digit lead against the Baylor Bears before losing by 19 to the Texas Tech Red Raiders. Sandwiched between those disappointing losses was a 20-point win over the Iowa State Cyclones. Texas needs to figure out how to close out the regular season with a win against the TCU Horned Frogs to finish above .500 (2:49) While basketball faltered, the Texas baseball team came away with a series sweep over No. 2 LSU Tigers,...

Duration:00:56:52

February 26, 2019 - Texas Basketball Falters

2/27/2019
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It was a big Saturday for the Texas Longhorns basketball team woes continue. Not only did they lose Kerwin Roach, II due to suspension, but they also looked ugly against the Oklahoma Sooners and lost. With four games remaining on the schedule, how does Texas close it out and put something together to be proud of? (2:08) The baseball team put together yet another impressive weekend, winning a 3-1 series over the Purdue Boilermakers. The Longhorns have one more tuneup before a pivotal 15-game...

Duration:00:43:39

February 26, 2019 - Basketball Falters

2/27/2019
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It was a big Saturday for the Texas Longhorns basketball team woes continue. Not only did they lose Kerwin Roach, II due to suspension, but they also looked ugly against the Oklahoma Sooners and lost. With four games remaining on the schedule, how does Texas close it out and put something together to be proud of? (2:08) The baseball team put together yet another impressive weekend, winning a 3-1 series over the Purdue Boilermakers. The Longhorns have one more tuneup before a pivotal 15-game...

Duration:00:40:58

February 19, 2019 - Basketball Bounces Back and Baseball Starts Hot

2/19/2019
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It was a big Saturday for the Texas Longhorns as baseball, softball and basketball were all in action, in addition the football team hosting a huge recruiting event for rising juniors. The basketball team, after dropping a frustrating loss to the conference-leading Kansas State Wildcats, managed to bounce back with a convincing win over the Oklahoma State Cowboys. Which version of the Texas Longhorns should fans expect to see heading into the final five games of the regular season as they...

Duration:00:45:15

February 19, 2019 - A Big Saturday on the Forty Acres

2/19/2019
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It was a big Saturday for the Texas Longhorns as baseball, softball and basketball were all in action, in addition the football team hosting a huge recruiting event for rising juniors. The basketball team, after dropping a frustrating loss to the conference-leading Kansas State Wildcats, managed to bounce back with a convincing win over the Oklahoma State Cowboys. Which version of the Texas Longhorns should fans expect to see heading into the final five games of the regular season as they...

Duration:00:42:27

February 11, 2019 - Texas Basketball Bounces Back

2/12/2019
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The Texas Longhorns managed to turn one win into two this week, with big wins over the Baylor Bears and West Virginia Mountaineers. Texas’s expected contributors, Kerwin Roach II and Matt Coleman III, came up big, while Courtney Ramey stepped in to take some big shots. Can Texas continue its streak and build its tournament resume heading into its final seven regular season games? (2:58) National Signing Day came and went, with Texas securing its lone outstanding player Javonne Shepherd. The...

Duration:00:48:07

February 4, 2019 - Basketball Recap and All-Rick Barnes Team

2/5/2019
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In yet another up-and-down week, the Texas Longhorns put together one of their best games of the season and knocked off the No. 11 Kansas Jayhawks. In what seems to be indicative of a trend this season, they followed up with a disappointing loss to the Iowa State Cyclones. With nine games left in the regular season, what does Texas need to do in order to make the NCAA Tournament? (3:47) In a highly-requested feature, Kyle and Gerald then take a look at the Rick Barnes era of Texas...

Duration:01:00:10

Jan 29, 2019 - Bru McCoy Arrives in Austin

1/28/2019
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A hotly-contested recruiting cycle saw Bru McCoy stay in California to play for the USC Trojans, but things changed quickly for the five star prospect. The departure of Kliff Kingsbury led to the elite athlete transferring and landing with the Texas Longhorns. What does the addition of McCoy do for Texas moving forward and what can fans expect moving forward? (2:14) Texas basketball continued to struggle, as they dropped back-to-back games against TCU and Georgia to fall to 11-9 on the...

Duration:00:46:04

January 22, 2019 - Quarterback Transfers and Upsetting OU

1/21/2019
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After losing three-straight, the Texas Longhorns came out, built an early lead and were able to hold off a late comeback attempt from the Oklahoma Sooners to bring their conference record to 3-3. For the first time this season it appeared as if Kerwin Roach II and Dylan Osetkowski were able to set the tone for the game they want (2:46). It was also wild on campus, as news broke of all three of Texas’s backup quarterbacks were reportedly shopping around. When the dust all settled, Cameron...

Duration:00:44:58

January 14, 2019 - Draft Decisions and Texas Basketball

1/15/2019
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Texas basketball loses a heartbreaker on the road against the Kansas Jayhawks. Texas took an early lead, but was not able to hold onto it late. Matt Coleman, Kerwin Roach II and Jase Febres all turned in decent performances, but it seemed as if the team couldn’t string it all together. How does Texas manage to right the ship and what does it mean for the future of the program? (2:49) The football team got the answers it was looking for to plan for the 2019 season. Lil’Jordan Humphrey made...

Duration:00:45:08

January 8, 2019 - Basketball Catch Up and 2019 Football Predictions

1/8/2019
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Now that football is officially wrapped up, we take some time to get caught up with the Texas basketball teams (2:37). After a few disappointing losses, Texas has managed to tighten up and are 2-0 to start Big 12 play, in spite of the struggles of Kerwin Roach II. How have Jaxson Hayes, Dylan Ostekowski and the rest of the Texas bigs stepped up as the Longhorn guards find their footing? It wouldn’t be a Longhorn Republic podcast without looking at the football team. Collin Johnson announced...

Duration:01:04:08

January 2, 2018 - Sugar Bowl Recap

1/3/2019
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The Texas Longhorns went to New Orleans as underdogs and came away with a statement win over the Georgia Bulldogs in the Allstate Sugar Bowl. Gerald and Kyle break down how the Texas defense managed to put a stranglehold on the Georgia running game, what Todd Orlando’s scheme did to the Bulldogs, and how Big 12 play prepared the secondary for this matchup. They also take a look at Sam Ehlinger’s gritty performance against the Bulldogs’ defense and how he stacks up against Texas all-time...

Duration:00:51:29

December 28, 2018 - Sugar Bowl Preview

12/28/2018
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The Texas Longhorns are gearing up to take on the Georgia Bulldogs in the Allstate Sugar Bowl. Vegas has Texas as a 13-point underdog, but we look at why it may be a closer matchup. Collin Johnson and LilJordan Humphrey create a matchup nightmare for a Georgia team that is missing its top pass defender in Deandre Baker. How can Texas exploit that matchup and come away with a win (2:35)? We also break down what a new arena means to the Texas basketball team (36:25) and how the Longhorns can...

Duration:01:02:33

December 20, 2018 - Early Signing Day Recap

12/20/2018
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The excitement of Early Signing Day has come and gone, and the Texas Longhorns had a fairly uneventful day in a positive way. Twenty-one of their 22 committed players submitted their letters of intent and look to be locked in for yet another top-1o class. To break down the class, where Texas stands now, and what Texas will work on ahead of February’s National Signing Day we welcome Wescott Eberts of Burnt Orange Nation. We start by looking at immediate impact players and who the analysts...

Duration:00:44:52