For much of No. 4 Texas’ game at No. 14 West Virginia, Courtney Ramey drove to the rim. He drove in the first half and scored nine points, most of them in the paint. He drove toward the basket again in the second half, adding 10 points.
Texas basketball returned to the hardcourt Wednesday for the first time since being pulled off the floor of the 2020 Big 12 Tournament. Twelve players who made that truncated trip to Kansas City returned for the 2020-21 season, beginning their 27-game campaign with a 91-55 win over UT-Rio Grande Valley.