UT basketball http://kut.org en Baylor Lady Bears Paw Their Way to Top Seed in NCAA Tournament http://kut.org/post/baylor-lady-bears-paw-their-way-top-seed-ncaa-tournament <p>The defending champion <a href="http://www.baylorbears.com/sports/w-baskbl/bay-w-baskbl-body.html" target="_blank">Baylor women’s basketball team</a> is again the No. 1 overall seed in the women’s <a href="http://www.ncaa.com/sports/basketball-women/d1" target="_blank">NCAA tournament</a>.</p><p>The first game for the Lady Bears is Sunday against No. 16 seed <a href="http://www.pvamu.edu/pages/1.asp" target="_blank">Prairie View A&amp;M</a>. Tue, 19 Mar 2013 13:11:43 +0000 Filipa Rodrigues & Laura Rice 6998 at http://kut.org Baylor Lady Bears Paw Their Way to Top Seed in NCAA Tournament It's Not the NCAA - or the NIT - but the CBI for the Longhorn Men http://kut.org/post/its-not-ncaa-or-nit-cbi-longhorn-men <p>The University of Texas at Austin men’s basketball team is not eligible to play in the upcoming <a href="http://www.ncaa.com/interactive-bracket/basketball-men/d1" target="_blank">NCAA tournament</a>. The Longhorns were not even invited to play in <a href="http://www.ncaa.com/championships/basketball-men/nit#!championship_br_home" target="_blank">the NIT</a>.</p><p>But they have <a href="http://www.texassports.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/031713aaa.html" target="_blank">accepted a bid</a> to the <a href="http://www.gazellegroup.com/events/cbi/index_main.htm" target="_blank">College Basketball Invitational</a> or CBI.</p><p>So what is the CBI? According to the event's website, it's a single-elimination tournament for sixteen teams "that deserve a postseason experience." Mon, 18 Mar 2013 13:05:25 +0000 Laura Rice 6982 at http://kut.org It's Not the NCAA - or the NIT - but the CBI for the Longhorn Men UT's Barnes on NCAA Shutout: 'We Weren’t Good Enough' http://kut.org/post/uts-barnes-ncaa-shutout-we-weren-t-good-enough <p>The men’s basketball program at the University of Texas has been on a winning streak lately. That is, until last night.</p><p>The streak is over – and so is the team's season – after a 66 to 49 loss to Kansas State in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 tournament.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 15 Mar 2013 16:58:24 +0000 Greg Echlin 6974 at http://kut.org UT's Barnes on NCAA Shutout: 'We Weren’t Good Enough' J'Covan Brown Bolts for NBA http://kut.org/post/jcovan-brown-bolts-nba <p>UT men&#39;s basketball player J&rsquo;Covan Brown will forgo his senior season and enter the NBA draft.&nbsp; Brown said in a statement that &ldquo;the time has come for me to pursue a career in professional basketball and take care of my daughter, Jordyn.&rdquo;</p> Mon, 02 Apr 2012 19:09:07 +0000 Daniel Guerra 3953 at http://kut.org J'Covan Brown Bolts for NBA AM Update: Paul Qui Triumphs on 'Top Chef,' Ron Paul's Delegate Questions, UT Over OU http://kut.org/post/am-update-paul-qui-triumphs-top-chef-ron-pauls-delegate-questions-ut-over-ou <p><strong>Paul Qui Wins &#39;Top Chef: Texas&#39;</strong></p><p>Austin&rsquo;s own Paul Qui, Executive Chef of <a href="http://uchiaustin.com/uchiko">Uchiko</a>, <a href="http://www.bravotv.com/top-chef">won &quot;Top Chef: Texas</a>&quot; last night.</p><p>Qui went head to head against Chicago&#39;s Sara Gruenberg&nbsp;in the season finale. This season of &quot;Top Chef&quot; brought the contestants to Austin, Dallas and San Antonio where they battled for the highly sought-after title.</p> Thu, 01 Mar 2012 14:49:07 +0000 Divya Darsi 3759 at http://kut.org AM Update: Paul Qui Triumphs on 'Top Chef,' Ron Paul's Delegate Questions, UT Over OU Top Morning Stories 2/7/12: Redistricting Map Rejected, Sonogram Law Proceeds, UT Beats A&M http://kut.org/post/top-morning-stories-2712-redistricting-map-rejected-sonogram-law-proceeds-ut-beats-am <p><strong>Latest Redistricting Proposal Rejected</strong></p><p><a href="http://kut.org/2012/02/judge-says-no-to-texas-redistricting-agreement/">Late Monday</a>, Federal Judge Orlando Garcia said there&rsquo;s not enough support for Attorney General Greg Abbott&rsquo;s proposed agreement with some of the minority groups involved in the redistricting lawsuit. He asked the groups to continue discussing the maps.</p> Tue, 07 Feb 2012 14:39:02 +0000 Divya Darsi 3603 at http://kut.org Top Morning Stories 2/7/12: Redistricting Map Rejected, Sonogram Law Proceeds, UT Beats A&M