Rico Gathers grabbed consecutive offensive rebounds that led to a three-point play, giving him career highs of 25 points and a Big 12-record 28 rebounds Wednesday night.
Following its third consecutive comeback from a halftime deficit, Texas A&M coach Billy Kennedy vowed Wednesday his team needs to excel in both halves to seriously compete in the Southeastern Conference.
Dez Bryant is sitting out the NFL Pro Bowl, the Rangers picked up Yovani Gallardo, and it’s time to focus on college basketball. Bill Jones looks at some local sports headlines.
With a national-best six ranked teams, the Big 12’s conference race is having an every-week impact on the Top 25. “It’s good and it’s tough for everybody,” Kansas coach Bill Self said.
Isaiah Taylor had 13 points, seven rebounds and six assists while Javan Felix led the Longhorns with 15 points in a 66-48 victory against TCU on Monday night.
Kelly Oubre Jr. scored 19 points, converting two driving layups down the stretch, and fellow freshman Cliff Alexander had 13 points and 13 rebounds as the No. 11 Jayhawks pulled away late for an 85-78 victory over the No. 11 Sooners on Monday night.
Gioya Carter continued her hot streak with 18 points on 8-of-13 shooting as Oklahoma jumped to a big early lead, shot 54.5 percent from the field and cruised to a 73-54 win over Oklahoma State on Monday.
Texas coach Karen Aston has been constantly telling her team that someone else has to help Nneka Enemkpali rebounding the ball. Now the No. 8 Longhorns might be without their top scorer and rebounder.
Greg Gainey scored 12 points, including five in a critical juncture late, and Texas-Arlington beat Texas State 66-55 on Monday.
Sooners guard Buddy Hield has been named the Big 12 Player of the Week, after averaging 24 points and 6.5 rebounds per game in games against West Virginia and Oklahoma State.
Don’t wait until the last minute. The warning comes whenever a deadline is approaching, and NBA teams have gotten the message. They aren’t waiting to make trades.
Courtney Williams had 21 points and seven rebounds to help No. 11 Texas A&M women beat Mississippi 58-49 on Sunday.