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Texas baseball players prepare for their first practice of Texas' 2017 baseball season with their new head coach David Pierce at UFCU Disch-Falk Field on Friday, January 27, 2017. RICARDO B.BRAZZIELL/AMERICAN-STATESMAN


Threat of weather alters Sunday schedule for Longhorns and Owls

Posted February 16th, 2017

Due to the possibility of inclement weather, the finale of Texas’ season-opening series against Rice has been moved.

The Longhorns and Owls will now meet at UFCU Disch-Falk Field noon on Sunday. The two teams were originally scheduled to play at 2 p.m.

The game will still be televised on Longhorn Network.


Texas and Rice will open their 2017 baseball seasons against each other on Friday evening. The Longhorns and Owls will then duel twice during a Saturday double-header.

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