The AP released its latest national poll for NCAA men’s basketball.
And ... the Texas Longhorns are in the final Top 5.
Reactions to this week’s AP poll and the storylines that matter:— George Ahearn (@george_ahearn) February 7, 2023
-Texas back in the top 5
-K-State back to Earth
-Marquette in the top 10
-Saint Mary’s jumps the Zags
-NC State joins the party
-Creighton and Rutgers back in@PowerFivePresshttps://t.co/0LIc3tbFWk
WHAT THEY’RE SAYING ABOUT THE LONGHORNS
Austin American-Statesman: Bohls: Texas still leads Big 12, but only barely after loss to Kansas
Austin American-Statesman: Texas raises over $100K for charity during exhibition basketball games
Dallas Morning News: 3 takeaways from Texas’ loss to Kansas: Turnovers prevent another second half comeback
247Sports: Morning Brew: Initial impressions of new Texas receivers coach Chris Jackson
247Sports: Texas roster departure tracker and scholarship list
247Sports: Shot-faking Sir’Jabari Rice named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week after big wins against Baylor, K-State
Inside Texas: Can Texas’ 2022 O-line class become dominant as sophomores?
Inside Texas: Texas women’s basketball is hitting its stride
Inside Texas: Offseason inventory: A look at Texas’ corners and nickels
ICYMI IN BURNT ORANGE NATION
Austin American-Statesman: What late flip from TCU strengthens Texas football’s recruiting class?
247Sports: The off-field recruiting stars of the 2023 cycle
Inside Texas: Warren Roberson explains why he chose Texas
Inside Texas: On Texas Football: What Warren Roberson’s commitment means for the Longhorns
Inside Texas: Five recruitments Texas needs to win in the 2024 cycle
Inside Texas: 2025 Texas legacy Landon Rink makes it back to Austin
BIG 12 BREAKDOWN
Inside Texas: Program Temperature Check: A Mountaineer cautionary tale
Our Daily Bears: AP Poll Update: Bears check in at No. 14
The Smoking Musket: Stevenson scores career-high in West Virginia’s big win over Oklahoma
Wide Right & Natty Lite: Full details of Brian Ferentz’s amended contract released
Rock Chalk Talk: Kansas wrangles Texas
WHAT WE’RE READING
SB Nation: Kyrie Irving’s trade to Mavs has 3 winners, 3 losers, and 1 big undecided question
SB Nation: NFL fans think the Eagles will win the Super Bowl, but they’re not happy about it
NEWS ACROSS LONGHORN NATION AND BEYOND
- Who are we rooting for in the Super Bowl this weekend?
Reporter: “I gotta admit, I didn’t think the Eagles would get to the Super Bowl with you as their Quarterback.”— Eagles Nation (NFC Champs) (@PHLEaglesNation) February 7, 2023
Jalen: “You’re not the only one.”
Reporter: “So I just wanted to tell you man to man.. I’m sorry.”
Jalen: “Cool.” pic.twitter.com/v40Po1efEY