How to Watch Longhorn Network Live Stream Online without Cable

The Longhorn Network live stream


Longhorn Network is a sports network owned by the University of Texas at Austin and ESPN. The Longhorn Network has been around since 2011. As you might expect, the network focuses mainly on the Texas Longhorns and their various sports teams at the University of Texas at Austin. The network features as many as 20 different sports, along with some historical and original programming.

Longhorn Network is a regional cable network. Despite that, there are some ways to watch The Longhorn Network online without cable. The following guide will share the available ways to watch The Longhorn Network live stream.


Watch Longhorn Network Online via DIRECTV NOW


DIRECTV NOW presents a good way to stream Longhorn Network for folks living in Texas. The service offers the Longhorn Network stream as part of their Just Right package, which has over 80 channels for $50 a month (no contract required). The package also includes ESPN, TBS, FOX News, CNN, AMC, TNT, and many more. See our DIRECTV NOW review for the full channel list.

The Longhorn Network is a regional channel, so it’s only available for folks living in Texas. Most other channels are available nationwide, though.

There’s a free 7-day trial available for new customers, which is a good way to watch Longhorn Network online free!


Watch The Longhorn Network Live Stream with PlayStation Vue

Cancel PlayStation Vue

PlayStation Vue offers The Longhorn Network in their Core package for $40 a month. This package includes over 45 channels plus regional sports networks like The Longhorn Network. Along with The Longhorn Network live stream you’ll receive the following channels:

  • CNN
  • AMC
  • Fox (in select markets)
  • Bravo
  • USA
  • TBS
  • TNT
  • Disney
  • ESPN
  • Freeform
  • and many others!

You can even add additional sports and movie channels, to any package, for a small fee. PlayStation Vue works on PS3, PS4, iOS, Comcast, Amazon Fire, Roku, and even your computer.

You can watch The Longhorn Network in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana, and New Mexico. PlayStation Vue includes local channels in live stream in select cities or you can watch local content on demand nationwide. They also offer a 28-day cloud based DVR that lets you record shows, so you can watch them after they’ve aired.

If you want to try PlayStation Vue we recommend signing up for their free five-day trial. Depending on your location this could be the only way that you can watch The Longhorn Network online free. You can learn more by checking out our PS Vue review.


Other Ways to Watch The Longhorn Network Online without Cable

Unfortunately, due to a number of factors The Longhorn Network is only available on the services discussed above. It is possible that other streaming networks will offer The Longhorn Network live stream in the future. It is not uncommon for streaming networks to change and update their packaging, and when this happens they could add The Longhorn Network live stream.

Do you have questions about how to watch The Longhorn Network online without cable? If so, please feel free to ask any questions in our comments section and we hope that we can help!

Ashtyn Evans

Ashtyn Evans

Ashtyn Evans is a screenwriter and freelance writer from the Midwest. She owns nearly a thousand films on Amazon and holds streaming subscriptions to everything from HBO and Hulu to Showtime and Starz. Email her at
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