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How many national championships has the University of Texas won?

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Overall, the University of Texas Longhorns have won 50 national team championships, as of January 2015. Of those 50 team titles, four are from the school's football team, six by the baseball team and one by the women's basketball team. The last team championship won by the University of Texas was by the volleyball team during the 2012-13 season.

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The breakdown of team titles by the Longhorns is as follows:

  • Men's swimming and diving (10) - 1981, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1996, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2010
  • Women's swimming and diving (9) - 1981, 1982, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1990, 1991
  • Baseball (6) - 1949, 1950, 1975, 1983, 2002, 2005
  • Women's indoor track and field (6) - 1986, 1988, 1990, 1998, 1999, 2006
  • Women's outdoor track and field (5) - 1982, 1986, 1998, 1999, 2005
  • Football (4) - 1963, 1969, 1970, 2005
  • Men's golf (3) - 1971, 1972, 2012
  • Volleyball (3) - 1981, 1988, 2012
  • Women's tennis (2) - 1993, 1995
  • Women's basketball (1) - 1986
  • Women's cross country (1) - 1986
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