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Texas confirms split with Rick Barnes after 17 seasons

In this Feb. 2015, file photo, Texas head coach Rick Barnes calls to his players during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Iowa State in Austin, Texas. Barnes, who shaped Texas into a national basketball power with three Big 12 championships and 16 NCAA Tournament appearances in 17 years, will be released after yet another quick exit from the postseason, people with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press on Saturday. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas confirms that basketball coach Rick Barnes is out after 17 seasons with the Longhorns.

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Baylor’s Bromell dominates Texas Relays 100 meters

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Trayvon Bromell had just dominated yet another 100 meters when Justin Gatlin strolled over to give the Baylor sophomore a pat on the back and a quick hug for a job well done.

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Texas begins spring drills with Swoopes, Heard dueling at QB

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Longhorns are set to begin spring drills with a duel for starter at quarterback.

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