Arizona State Sun Devils Provide Major Interior Challenge to Texas Longhorns

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The Texas Longhorns enter the 2014 NCAA Basketball Tournament on a skid, losing four of their last five games, and generally looking uninspired and tired. After plenty of time to rest, the Longhorns face a rugged, but long team in […]

Texas Longhorns Face Most Important Stretch of Big 12 Conference Slate

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The 20-6 Texas Longhorns basketball team is off to a start that no one would have suspected prior to the 2013-2014 season. Rick Barnes has done arguably his best coaching job in his 14 year tenure on the Forty Acres, […]

SMU Mustangs Are College Hoops’ Best Kept Secret

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Larry Brown is a nomad. Over the course of his 47-year coaching career, he’s made a total of 19 stops, criss-crossing the landscape of the ABA, NBA and college basketball. His most recent stop has him planted on the pristine […]

Texas Longhorns Easily Handle Kansas Jayhawks For Massive Statement Win

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All the pieces were in place for the No. 25 Texas Longhorns to earn a massive statement victory over the No. 6 Kansas Jayhawks on Saturday afternoon at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, and Rick Barnes’ squad did just […]

Texas Longhorns Hoops Setting Records; Earning National Respect


Prior to the start of the Texas Longhorns 2013-14 hoops season there was plenty of concern about the quality of product Rick Barnes and his coaching staff would be able to put on the floor following a disastrous 2012-13 season. […]

Could This Texas Longhorns Team Save Rick Barnes?

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After an extremely frustrating 2012-2013 season which ended with the Texas Longhorns missing the post-season for the first time in the tenure of Rick Barnes, many suggested the long-time head coach’s time may be up. There was a notion that […]

Texas Longhorns Could Surprise the Favorites In Big 12 Conference Play

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With only one non-conference game remaining on December 30th against the Rice Owls, the Texas Longhorns have surprised nearly everyone going 10-2 through their first 12 games. Rick Barnes’ squad has played with a high level of intensity, teamwork, and […]

Texas Longhorns Escape Chapel Hill With Gritty Win Over North Carolina Tar Heels

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In a game plagued by fouls on both ends of the court, the Texas Longhorns found a way to claw out a gutsy, hard-fought 86-83 win over the North Carolina Tar Heels in Chapel Hill. The high score would have […]

Texas Longhorns Earn Split In CBE Classic, Continue to Show Promise

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There’s a marked difference so far in the 5-1 Texas Longhorns from their 2012 version. The overall level of intensity on both ends of the court, the energy level and an apparent willingness to sacrifice self for team are all […]

Duke Blue Devils Addition of Justise Winslow Solidifies Impressive 2014 Class

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As if the additions of both Tyus Jones and Jahlil Okafor weren’t enough, the rich have gotten even richer as the Duke Blue Devils have earned a commitment from 5-star Houston, Texas swing forward Justise Winslow. Winslow announced his decision […]

Instead of Andrew Wiggins, Big 12 Basketball Attention Should Be Focused on Oklahoma State’s Marcus Smart

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  Unless you live under a rock, there’s one name you’ve heard time and again over the course of the past year leading up to the 2013-2014 college basketball season. Andrew Wiggins. Andrew Wiggins. Andrew Wiggins. His name has been […]

Experience Makes the Difference in Texas Longhorns Win Over Stephen F. Austin

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The Texas Longhorns again are one of the youngest teams in all of college basketball, but the experience they do have has proved to be a difference in all three games so far in the early going of the 2013 […]