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Horns Illustrated Week in Review (June 24th-July 1st)

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The Horns Illustrated Week in Review covers all the University of Texas sporting events that took place this past week

 

Football

59 days until the 2013-2014 Texas Football Season kicks off against New Mexico State!

Texas 2014 football commit Jerrod Heard is competing in the Elite 11 camp in Beaverton, Oregon. For an update on his progress follow the link! Jerrod Heard improving throughout Elite 11 process!

Basketball

Strength and Conditioning coach Todd Wright allows fans to get a peek at the Texas Men's Basketball Summer Conditioning Workout!

Swimming

Former Longhorn Michael McBroom qualified for a second event at next month’s World Championships. McBroom broke a U.S. Open record Saturday on the final day of the Phillips 66 National Championships and World Championships Trials. McBroom placed second in the 800m freestyle with a time of  7 minutes, 47.13 seconds. He qualified in the 1500m freestyle earlier in the week in Indianapolis.

McBroom will represent the U.S. at the FINA World Championships set for July 28-Aug. 4 in Barcelona, Spain.

Texas Athletics

Texas finished in 13th place in the final 2012-13 Learfield Sports Directors' Cup Division I standings on Thursday with 966.75 points.

"The Learfield Sports Directors' Cup was developed as a joint effort between NACDA and USA Today. Points are awarded based on each institution's finish in up to 20 sports - 10 women's and 10 men's. Texas scored in seven men's sports and eight women's sports during the 2012-13 season." (TexasSports.com)

Texas placed 6th in the 2011-2012 Learfield Sport Directors' Cup Division I standings.

Texas recorded Top Five NCAA performances in women's volleyball, softball, men's golf, and men's swimming and diving.

Stanford won the Cup with 1,261.25 points.