The Texas Longhorns gained once more. This one felt extra important than most wins have been this season.
The Longhorns gained a chippy battle with the Texas Tech Crimson Raiders, avenging final season’s two losses to the identical group. They did so in comeback vogue as soon as once more.
Texas fell behind by double digits and trailed by 34-25 at halftime. A dominant second half efficiency noticed Texas rapidly take again the lead with slightly below 12 minutes remaining, 46-44.
After a 20-4 run and holding a 50-44 lead, the Longhorns compelled a timeout halfway by means of the second half.
Timmy Allen received the offense going early within the second interval earlier than Marcus Carr and Sir’Jabari Rice slammed the door on Texas Tech. Carr led Texas scorers with 20 factors. Rice scored 18, adopted by Allen’s 17 factors.
Defensively, save for a 23-point efficiency by Tech freshman Pop Isaacs, the Longhorns neutralized the Crimson Raider offense. Kevin Obanor was all however rendered a non-factor within the sport.
Texas improves to 15-2 on the season, whereas Texas Tech falls to 10-7. The Crimson Raiders are nonetheless winless in convention play by means of 5 video games.
Story initially appeared on Longhorns Wire