Today in Texas Longhorn Sports History

What happened on this day in Texas Longhorn sports history?

Below is a list of major events in Texas Longhorn sports history that happened on this day. They can have been for current teams, former athletes, or related events. There’s something new every day.

July 29, 1984

Carrie Steinseifer Takes Gold

Swimmer Carrie Steinseifer wins the gold in the Women's 100m Freestyle of the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympics.

July 29, 1992

Shaun Jordan Wins a Second Gold

Swimmer Shaun Jordan wins a gold medal as part of the USA Men's 4x100m Freestyle Relay in the 1992 Summer Olympics.

July 29, 2012

Brendan Hansen Wins Bronze in 100m Breaststroke

Swimmer Brendan Hansen wins his third Olympic individual medal with a time of 59.49 in the 100 meter breaststroke.

July 29, 2012

Ricky Berens and Jimmy Feigen Win Silver

Swimmers Ricky Berens and Jimmy Feigen take a silver medal as part of the USA Men's 4x100m Freestyle Relay team at the 2012 Summer Olympics.


I am adding entries just about every day, so if there’s a piece of Texas Longhorn history that you believe is missing, let me know.

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