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.
May 23, 1945Tom Penders is Born
Tom Penders, head basketball coach from 1988 to 1998, is born in Stratford, Connecticut.
May 23, 2006Matt Nordgren Signs with the Eagles
Quarterback Matt Nordgren signs a free agent contract with the Philadelphia Eagles. An injury ends his career.
May 23, 2007Baseball: Kansas State versus Texas at Oklahoma CIty 2007
Texas beats Kansas State in baseball 19-10.
May 23, 2008Women's Golf: NCAA Championship 2008
The Texas women's golf team finishes 19th in the NCAA Championship with a total score of 926 (+62).
May 23, 2010Baseball: Texas at Missouri 2010
#2 Texas beats Missouri in baseball 20-11.
May 23, 2012Baseball: Missouri versus Texas 2012
Missouri beats Texas in baseball 0-5.
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.