The Texas Longhorns football team canceled practice Sunday after three players and two staff members tested positive for COVID-19.
The positive test results prevent the Longhorns from practicing on Monday, with players being retested Tuesday. The only other time players tested positive for COVID-19 was before the start of the season in the summer.
The team said in a statement that all players tested negative Friday before traveling to Manhattan, Kansas this past weekend. According to Big XII protocols, the Longhorns have to test for the coronavirus at least three times per week.
Just last month, volleyball player Morgan O'Brien tested positive for the virus, being the only other University of Texas athlete to contract the virus during an ongoing season.
Last week I tested positive for COVID-19, my symptoms were mild and I have been following all of our doctors health… https://t.co/ZVElSMhiIh— Morgan O'Brien (@Morgan O'Brien) 1604621830.0
The Longhorns football team won their game against Kansas State 69-31, putting them on track to take on the 0-9 Kansas Jayhawks this weekend in Lawerence, Kansas. The game was originally scheduled earlier in the season, but had to be postponed after Kansas did not meet the requirements for players at certain positions.
Show your love for Tito's and for the community this year with a wide selection of not that ugly, uglyish, ugly, uglier, and ugliest holiday sweaters.
There's lots choose from, and plenty of accessories like scarves and socks, plus gear for your dog, too.
All of the items can be purchased online or at the Love, Tito’s Retail Store in Austin, TX. 100% of all net proceeds from online or in-store purchases go to one of the nonprofits we’ve teamed up with.
🗓 All weekend
Check out this highly anticipated art exhibition with illuminated art along Waller Creek. Tickets are free and the event includes food vendors, dazzling lights, live music, and hands-on activities
All weekend 6 p.m - 10 p.m | 📍Waterloo Park
This iconic holiday tradition lights up for the first time this holiday season starting this weekend! Reserve your spot for an enchanting light and sound performance, delicious hot cocoa, sweet treats, and some overall fun with your friends or family. The show runs till January 6th.
6 p.m and 9 p.m | 📍Mozart's Coffee Roasters - 3825 Lake Austin Blvd, Austin, TX 78703
This fitness event is free and open to the public. Get your morning started right with a "Fitness in the park" class for kickboxing! The class will be led by certified instructors and is a great way to get a cardio workout in while also honing your self-defense skills.
10 a.m - 11 a.m | 📍 Metz Park
Support local LBGTQ+ and female artists at this outdoor market with over 150 vendors. Get your holiday shopping out of the way at this event, with vendors for food trucks, handmade goods, raffles, hands on workshops and activities, and more.
Did someone say cheese?! If you're like me and always willing to get your hands on a bowl of mac and cheese, then this event is for you. Check out the Mac and Cheese festival happening this weekend to decide which vendor has. the best mac and cheese for yourself, and enjoy the bar with creative cocktails while you're at it. Tickets start at $45.
11 a.m - 3 p.m | 📍Lantana Place - 7415 Southwest Parkway