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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.

April 24, 2004

2004 NFL Draft

Wide receiver Roy Williams is drafted seventh by the Detroit Lions and defensive tackle Marcus Tibbs is taken 23rd in the NFL draft.

April 24, 2004

Good Roy and Marcus Tubbs Drafted

Wide receiver Roy Williams is selected 7th by the Detroit Lions and defensive tackle Marcus Tubbs is picked 23rd by the Seattle Seahawks on the first day of the 2004 NFL Draft.

April 24, 2005

Baseball: Texas at Oklahoma State 2005

Oklahoma State beats #1 Texas in baseball 2-3.

April 24, 2005

Softball: Iowa State versus Texas 2005

Iowa State beats Texas in softball 0-1.

April 24, 2005

Women's Tennis: Texas at Kansas State 2005

#10 Texas beats #75 Kansas State in tennis 7-0.

April 24, 2005

Bo Scaife Drafted

Tight end Bo Scaife is drafted by the Tennessee Titans with the fifth pick of the sixth round of the 2005 NFL Draft.

April 24, 2007

Baseball: UT Pan American versus Texas 2007

Texas beats UT Pan American in baseball 11-1.

April 24, 2007

Men's Golf: Big 12 Championship 2007

The Texas men's golf team finishes 4th in the Big 12 Championship with a total score of 894 (+54).

April 24, 2009

Baseball: Kansas State versus Texas 2009

#23 Kansas State beats #5 Texas in baseball 2-4.

April 24, 2009

Men's Tennis: Big 12 Championship 2009

#15 Texas beats Oklahoma in tennis 4-0 at the Big 12 Championship.

April 24, 2009

Women's Tennis: Big 12 Championship 2009

Texas beats Texas Tech in tennis 4-0 at the Big 12 Championship.

April 24, 2010

Baseball: Oklahoma State versus Texas 2010

#3 Texas beats Oklahoma State in baseball 5-0.

April 24, 2010

Softball: Oklahoma State versus Texas 2010

#7 Oklahoma State beats #14 Texas in softball 1-9.

April 24, 2010

Women's Track & Field: Penn Relays 2010

The Texas women's track & field team finishes 5th at the Penn Relays with a total time of 3:34:02.

April 24, 2011

Women's Golf: Big 12 Championship 2011

The Texas women's golf team finishes 1st in the Big 12 Championship with a total score of 872 (+8).

April 24, 2012

Baseball: Central Arkansas versus Texas 2012

#20 Texas beats Central Arkansas in baseball 4-2.


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.

This information is provided by the History Collection WordPress Plugin, a WordPress plugin that I have created.

Written by Brian Combs

July 17th, 2012 at 5:27 pm

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