Texas Longhorns men’s basketball has been riding high despite their recent Elite Eight loss to the Miami Hurricanes. But even with newly hired head coach Rodney Terry’s boost, Texas is running into struggles on the recruiting trail. Earlier today, five-star commit AJ Johnson announced he intends to join the Australian National Basketball League over the NCAA.
5⭐️ PG AJ Johnson has decommitted from Texas, per @wojespn.— On3 Recruits (@On3Recruits) April 13, 2023
He is now set to play in the Australian NBL for the Illawarra Hawks.https://t.co/nUOsb8UMgK pic.twitter.com/QnUhDALPi6
WHAT THEY’RE SAYING ABOUT THE LONGHORNS
Austin American-Statesman: Is the sky falling on Big 12-leading Texas after loss? Hardly
Dallas Morning News: Mel Kiper talks Bijan Robinson: Could Cowboys trade up for former Texas RB?
247Sports: Source: Texas sophomore offensive lineman DJ Campbell to undergo wrist surgery
Inside Texas: Texas Longhorns Spring Game: How to watch, ways to listen, storylines, more
ICYMI IN BURNT ORANGE NATION
Texas F Dillon Mitchell declares for 2023 NBA Draft while maintaining eligibility
Updating the Texas roster matrix prior to the Orange-White game
4-star CB Corian Gipson reveals top 5 schools
Reports: Texas LB Derrick Brown will enter NCAA transfer portal
Reports: Texas LB Trevell Johnson to enter NCAA transfer portal
Report: Texas WR Brenen Thompson to enter NCAA transfer portal
Reacts Survey: Will you watch the Orange-White game?
Inside Texas: Jerrick Gibson making visit to Texas this weekend
Inside Texas: Spring game visitor list taking shape
Inside Texas: On3’s No. 1 athlete Terry Bussey talks Texas, Texas A&M visits
BIG 12 BREAKDOWN
Dallas Morning News: These 9 NFL draft prospects with area ties have been called the ‘best’ at specific skills
The Smoking Musket: Tre Mitchell and Joe Toussaint to return to West Virginia
Wide Right & Natty Lite: Step Into My Office 2023: Tamin Lipsey
WHAT WE’RE READING
SB Nation: Of course $1 hot dog night at the Phillies game turned into a giant food fight
SB Nation: Penn State CB Joey Porter Jr. has lived up to every bit of hype as NFL legacy
SB Nation: Thunder and Bulls become first No. 10 seeds to win in play-in tournament behind superstar performances
NEWS ACROSS LONGHORN NATION AND BEYOND
- Texas softball tagged a win over the Texas State Bobcats last night.
#HookEm pic.twitter.com/YUwRAK0aI8— Texas Softball (@TexasSoftball) April 13, 2023