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GAME DAY: Saturday’s Action in Longhorn Athletics

The Official Website of The University of Texas AthleticsIt’s a busy Saturday for Longhorn nation, as men’s basketball, women’s basketball, baseball, and softball all have contests. Here are the details for today’s action:

Texas baseball meets Rice at 3:35 p.m. in Minute Maid Park

The No. 15/24 Texas baseball team continues play in the Houston College Classic Saturday at 3:35 p.m. when it takes on Houston in Minute Maid Park. The game will be televised by Longhorn Network - Kevin Dunn (PbP) and Keith Moreland (Analyst) have the call. It can also be heard on KVET AM-1300 in Austin and online at TexasSports.com/showcase. Roger Wallace (PbP) and Bill Little (Analyst) will call the action.

The Longhorns softball team continues action in the Texas Invitational with a pair of games at 1:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.

Texas Softball (10-9,0-0) takes on Texas Southern and Louisiana-Monroe at Red & Charline McCombs Field this afternoon in Day Two of the Texas Invitational. The Longhorns will take on TSU at 1:00 p.m. before returning for the night cap against the Warhawks at 6:30 p.m. Both games will be broadcasted nationally on Longhorn Netowrk. The game will be called by Alex Loeb (PxP) and Amanda Scarborough (analyst).

Women's basketball travels to Lubbock for the final road game of the regular season

Texas visits Texas Tech for its last road game of the regular season on Saturday at 2 p.m. Central in Lubbock, Texas. The Longhorns lead the series, 61-30, including a 19-17 mark in Lubbock. The game will be televised in Lubbock on TexasTechTV, and you can check out live stats at TexasSports.com.

Men's basketball takes on rival Oklahoma at 3 p.m. in Norman, Okla.

The No. 24/23 Texas Men's Basketball team (21-7, 10-5 Big 12) takes on the No. rv/25 Oklahoma Sooners (20-8, 9-6 Big 12) today in Norman for the first of only three remaining regular-season games. The Longhorns enter today's contest on the heels of a 74-69 victory over the Baylor Bears just three nights ago and looking to remain in control of the No. 2 seed for the upcoming Phillips 66 Big 12 Championship.

Part-time journalist turned full-time blogger, Brian is an online staff writer at Horns Illustrated and serves as senior staff writer for digital marketing agency Speak Social. Brian currently resides in Austin and you can read his blog at the following address: briankendall.wordpress.com