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Posted by Gracie Blackburn on February 23, 2015

Longhorn Extra Expands to One-Hour for Black History Month Special Thursday

On Thursday, Feb. 26, Longhorn Network will air an expanded Longhorn Extra: Black History Month special at 10 p.m. CT featuring original interviews, exclusive footage and new content commemorating Black History Month in Texas. The special will be highlighted by: A quarterback roundtable with Longhorn legends Vince Young, Donnie Little and James Brown Original interviews with Texas [...]

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Women's College World Series - June 3, 2014, Florida Softball

Posted by Gracie Blackburn on February 12, 2015

Top-Ranked Defending National Champions Florida in First SEC Network Softball Game Saturday

SEC Network’s softball coverage steps up to the plate on Saturday, Feb. 14, at 1:30 p.m., when NC State plays No. 1 Florida. The game is the first of 50 SEC softball games slated for the new television network. Two-time All-American Texas A&M pitcher Amanda Scarborough will be the lead analyst for SEC Network’s softball [...]

Posted by Gracie Blackburn on February 6, 2015

Longhorn Network Commemorates Black History Month with Special Programming

Fifty-eight years ago, nine African American students integrated Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas, testing the landmark 1954 U.S. Supreme Court ruling in Brown v. Board of Education that declared segregation in public schools unconstitutional. Facing a hostile crowd, those teenagers – escorted by the Screaming Eagles of the 101st Airborne – marched up [...]

SEC Network Signing Day video jpeg

Posted by Gracie Blackburn on February 4, 2015

SEC Network National Signing Day Recap

SEC Network, ESPN’s 24-hour television channel devoted to the Southeastern Conference, debuted day-long National Signing Day coverage today, beginning at 10 a.m. ET, with a five-hour SEC Network Signing Day Special (recap video) followed by a dedicated The Paul Finebaum Show. SEC Network host Dari Nowkhah was joined by college football analysts Greg McElroy and [...]

Category: College Football


Posted by Gracie Blackburn on February 4, 2015

Longhorn Network Notes & Quotes from National Signing Day

Longhorn Network, the ESPN television network devoted to the University of Texas, aired six hours of comprehensive National Signing Day coverage beginning at 9 a.m. that included Head Coach Charlie Strong’s press conference and will culminate later today with a Longhorn Extra Signing Day Special recap. The day’s news was discussed by host Lowell Galindo [...]

Texas Longhorns - June 13, 2014

Posted by Gracie Blackburn on January 26, 2015

Longhorn Network Set to Air 28 Baseball Games and Every Texas Softball Home Game

Longhorn Network (LHN), ESPN’s 24-hour University of Texas network, is the exclusive home of every Texas softball home game and every baseball home game – with the exception of one – this season. The more than 60 matchups are highlighted by 33 softball and 28 baseball games. The first to round home on the network [...]

2011 - Longhorn Network Launch

Posted by Gracie Blackburn on January 20, 2015

Longhorn Network to Launch Nationwide On DIRECTV Jan. 21

BRISTOL, Conn., and EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Jan. 20, 2015 – ESPN and DIRECTV announced today that Longhorn Network (LHN), the 24/7 channel devoted to The University of Texas, will be available to fans within the state of Texas and nationwide beginning this Wednesday, Jan. 21. Carriage of the network is part of a larger agreement [...]