Jimmy Fallon and his Tonight Show visit Austin

Fallon Tonight Stuns at UT Austin

by Daniel Ramirez on November 7, 2019

Earlier this week, Jimmy Fallon, host of the Tonight Show, fell back into the fountain waters on the University of Texas at Austin campus. If you’re from Austin or went to UT, you know the...

Five Minutes With Marlen Esparza, Olympic Champion Boxer

by Gabi De la Rosa on October 29, 2019

If there is a mold for a female boxer, Marlen Esparza took one look and broke it. Esparza has been blazing her own trail since falling in love with boxing at the age of 17....

Welcoming Brené Brown to UT’s Center for Sports Leadership + Innovation

by Dana Kent Maass on October 21, 2019

On the evening of October 29th, the University of Texas at Austin will welcome one of its favorite Texas Exes back to the Forty Acres.  Brené Brown is headlining the “iLead Speaker Series,” presented by...

Locking Horns with the LSU Tigers

by Brian Maass on September 17, 2019

The game was the talk of the town. When LSU came to meet the Texas Longhorns September 7 at the burnt orange sanctum of Darrell K. Royal - Texas Memorial Stadium, Austin was awash with...

Five Minutes With Cami Hawkins, Marathon Kids’ CEO

by Lisa Davis on September 12, 2019

With youth inactivity reaching epic levels, Cami Hawkins, CEO of Marathon Kids is on a mission to get kids moving.  Hawkins wears many different hats---healthcare professional, philanthropist, fitness enthusiast, CEO, volunteer and mom. Hawkins is...

Superstars of Basketball & Hip-Hop at BIG3 Ballout in Dallas

by Aki Wada & Julie Tereshchuk on August 22, 2019

Question: What do you get when you mix a fast and furious basketball league with fan favorites of hip-hop? Answer: The BIG3 Ballout. The 3-on-3 half-court pro basketball league co-founded by Ice Cube and Jeff...

Five Minutes With Emily Jones, Texas Rangers Sports Reporter

by Lisa Davis on July 10, 2019

Emily Jones isn’t your typical sports announcer. This mother of two keeps herself busy as a philanthropist, published author, actress, entrepreneur and Texas Rangers reporter.  Growing up in Plainview, Texas, had aspirations from a young...

Palmilla Beach Golf, Where Fewer Holes Mean More Balls

by Lisa Davis on June 12, 2019

Red McCombs has been a well-respected fixture in the world of Texas business for more than 61 years. 2017 was one of the most devastating he’s seen. True to form, McCombs stepped up when Texas needed...