Exhibit Category: Digital Project

Home / Research / Digital Resources / Longhorn Power: An On-Line Exhibition on Strength Training for UT Sports
Home / Digital Project
Longhorn Power: An On-Line Exhibition on Strength Training for UT Sports

Longhorn Power: An On-Line Exhibition on Strength Training for UT Sports

Headed by Assistant Athletic Director for Strength and Conditioning Jeff Madden the University of Texas employed 12 full-time strength and conditioning personnel during the 2011-2012 academic year and an additional 16 graduate assistants and volunteers. This large number is necessary because in the 21st century every Texas varsity athlete, more than 500 men and women, engage in...

An Evolution: Texas Women’s Basketball

An Evolution: Texas Women’s Basketball

Over the last four decades The University of Texas at Austin Women’s Basketball program has taken on the reputation as a national powerhouse in the sport. As Pat Summitt, Hall of Fame Tennessee Volunteers coach, said of UT’s program upon Jody Conradt’s retirement, “When we built our own program at Tennessee in the 1980s, we...

1968 U.S. Olympic Team Oral History Project

1968 U.S. Olympic Team Oral History Project

In September 2010, Tom Lough, an Olympian who competed on the 1968 U.S. Olympic Team in modern pentathlon, approached the Center to explore forming a partnership to preserve the legacy of the 1968 U.S. Olympic Team. Lough and the Stark Center staff determined that the first step in securing this legacy would be to create...

Clyde Littlefield: The Life of a Texas Legend

Clyde Littlefield: The Life of a Texas Legend

“Patience becomes few Texans. Nor do they wear modesty well…Though Texas-born, Texas reared, this mild mannered gentlemen has built up a reputation through the years as a calm, kindly and infinitely patient man” Zipp Newman, News Sports Editor. It has been said that sprinters are born, not made. Clyde Littlefield was a born sprinter; and...