05 May

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Texas women’s golf has sights set on national title after blowout win in Big 12 championship

Texas women's golf coach Ryan Murphy, left, and Big 12 champion Agathe Laisne have the Longhorns hoping for a national championship (photo courtesy of texassports.com).

By Steve Habel, Senior Contributing Writer

AUSTIN, Texas — If Texas women’s golf coach Ryan Murphy were a chef, he would be a combination of Emeril Lagasse, Bobby Flay and Mario Batali because of that trio’s ability to find the best in everything, star power and attention to history, respectively.

What Murphy has cooked up in his five years at the helm of the Texas program, namely a

Steve Habel is a senior contributing writer for Horns Illustrated. He has covered Texas sports since 1989 and was this magazine’s senior editor for 24 years. You can follow him on twitter @stevehabel .