Here at Hook’em Headlines, we compile the best Texas news from around the internet every weekday morning. Here are your daily links for Tuesday, January 28th.
It’s easy to forget when Texas’ basketball team breaks into the top 25 and while the football team is undergoing a recruiting crisis, but the baseball team deserves attention as well. We’ll have plenty of baseball coverage this season, don’t you worry.
A lot of big names have abandoned the 40 acres over the past few days. After recruiting seesawed for a few weeks, it appears to be in a downward spiral.
An analytical and humorous look at how Texas upset it’s third straight top 25 team.
A fantastic long-form read about former Longhorns’ All-American Kevin Durant. He’s 25, and nobody in the world is playing better basketball at this moment than the Slim Reaper (for the record, I prefer Durantula).
This is part of the recruiting crisis discussed at above.
Usually, getting recruits in Austin is enough to sway them towards Texas. That hasn’t happened so far under Charlie Strong, and it’ll be awhile before we develop a clear understanding of the reason.