Author Archives: Tim Preston

Hoops Thoughts: Allen and Jones

Andrew Jones (Will Gallagher/IT)

As you all are likely aware, Andrew Jones made it official last night and declared for the draft meaning both of Texas’ high level freshmen (along with Jarrett Allen) have submitted their names to the NBA without hiring an agent.

Game thoughts: Kansas rematch

Jarrett Allen with the flush versus Iowa State. (Will Gallagher/IT)

For what felt like the 29th time in 29 games this season, Texas competed, kept it close and – ultimately – doomed themselves as their own worst enemy in a home loss to Kansas that looks fine enough in the box score but is underlined by a roster that struggles so much with simple **** that you question how they progress from here.