The No. 6 seed Texas Longhorns women’s basketball team has done it again.
Texas bested the Maryland Terrapins last night in the Sweet 16 round of the NCAA Tournament, earning the Longhorns a trip to the Elite Eight, where they’ll face off against the No. 1 seed South Carolina Gamecocks at 6pm Central on Tuesday.
For a complete breakdown of the evening, check out Texas Sports’ team notes.
WHAT THE WISE MEN ARE SAYING ABOUT THE LONGHORNS
Austin American-Statesman: Davis’ big meet leaves mark on Texas Relays
Austin American-Statesman: Bohls: Scheffler on a steady rise on PGA Tour
Austin American-Statesman: Bohls: No-brainer that UT pursues Chris Beard
Dallas Morning News: National reaction to Shaka Smart leaving Texas for head coaching position at Marquette
Dallas Morning News: Why should Chris Beard leave his current coaching situation for Texas?
247Sports: The latest on UT football after spring practices paused by COVID-19
247Sports: Can Texas crash the College Football Playoff party in 2021?
247Sports: How much will the Titans miss Kenny Vaccaro in 2021?
247Sports: Marquise Goodwin wins long jump in return to competition
Inside Texas: Burton: Winners win, O-line notes
Inside Texas: Shaka Smart: The excellent, the good, the bad, the ugly
Inside Texas: Texas holds organized team activity
ICYMI IN BURNT ORANGE NATION
247Sports: The Stampede: Recruiting scoop from True Buzz Invitational
247Sports: Top performers and other notables from True Buzz invitational
Inside Texas: Inside Scoop: 2022 targets discuss UT and official visits; Chris Beard
BIG 12 BREAKDOWN
Viva the Matadors: Red Raiders look to stay hot against South Florida
Frogs O’ War: Sic’d: Frogs sweep Baylor with 10-1 victory Sunday
Frogs O’ War: TCU 3, Baylor 1: Frogs open conference play with a hard-fought win
Crimson and Cream Machine: Oklahoma Basketball: A wish list to replace Lon Kruger
Cowboys Ride For Free: Parker Scott outduels Jordan Wicks, Cowboys roll 14-5
WHAT WE’RE READING
SB Nation: Elite Eight teams in the men’s NCAA tournament, ranked by their title chances
SB Nation: Juwan Howard further proves himself as an elite coach in Sweet 16 blowout
SB Nation: Paige Bueckers, the next big thing in basketball, explained
NEWS ACROSS THE FORTY ACRES AND BEYOND
- Texas softball clinched four wins at the Bevo Classic over the weekend.
THAT'S A TEXAS WINNER!!! @ShannonRhodes2 ties a school single-game record by blasting three HR's to help power No. 8/10 Texas (23-3) past UTSA at the Bevo Classic, 8-0 (5 inn.).— Texas Softball (@TexasSoftball) March 27, 2021
Rhodes now leads the Longhorns squad with 1⃣2⃣ HR's this season! #NCAASoftball | #Big12 pic.twitter.com/xaMCqK1i8Z
- Texas also won its 15th national championship swim title over the weekend.