He was diagnosed last week after he struggled to recuperate energy following his wrist injury, which kept him out of four games over much of the month of December.
It was Wednesday, January 13, 2010 and it was cold as ****. I wasn’t feeling very well but I was there in Hilton Coliseum when the Longhorns, for the first time in school history, were ranked #1 in the country and came away with a road win in Ames.
Since that cold, midweek game when Avery Bradley and Damion James were making big plays for Texas, UT had never come out of Hilton with a win. Until tonight.
Texas’ win in Tuscaloosa against a ‘Bama team which refused to read the tea leaves of collapsing on defense allowed the Longhorns to grab their second true road win of the season.
Here are some takeaways from the victory…
The 2017-18 version of the Texas Longhorns goes live tonight as UT hosts the Northwestern State Demons at the Erwin Center.
Back and forth they went a year ago.
Back and forth.
There is absolutely no doubt about it, Shaka Smart can recruit.
The Longhorns welcomed 6’9″ power forward Kamaka Hepa to the program after he committed to Texas on Monday night.
Even before he’s played an official game for the Texas Longhorns basketball program, UT hoops fans are well aware of the pressure and expectations which have been heaped upon freshman point guard Matt Coleman’s shoulders.
The Texas Longhorns received something of a surprise commitment on Friday from Cincinnati, OH big man Jaxson Hayes. Hayes, a 6’10, long armed big, tripped to Texas earlier in September, hit it off with head coach Shaka Smart and even moved up his timetable over the last week to get his recruitment over with. While […]
You ask, he answers.
Our Tim Preston presents the first edition of offseason hoops breakdowns for Shaka Smarts 2017-18 Texas Longhorns.
There’s no other way to put it. Jones’ return isn’t a surprise. It’s also the right decision.