The Texas Tip-Off serves as Texas men’s basketball head coach Shaka Smart’s way to introduce his team to the fans for the upcoming season. That introduction will be brief this year as Smart’s team will scrimmage for 12 minutes following a 10 minute scrimmage from Karen Aston’s women’s team.
Everyone knew where Mohamed Bamba wanted to go when he arrived in Austin -- the NBA. Now, he's made it there. The former Texas forward/center was selected 6th overall by Orlando in the 2018 NBA Draft.
Texas basketball's Andrew Jones was diagnosed with Leukemia in January. After months of treatment and progress that both Jones and UT has shared publicly, Texas head coach Shaka Smart issued another piece of good news Thursday.
With the happy decision/return of senior-to-be guard Kerwin Roach now behind us, Texas Basketball can look to the future of the 2018-19 season with a clearer understanding of who they will have and what they are working with. The roster, as of a few minutes ago was finalized as such..