Horns' hopes hinge on freshman trio

Updated: March 17, 2010, 10:26 PM ET
By Jeff Caplan | ESPNDallas.com

They haven't been the Fab Three, not by any stretch, but if the Texas Longhorns expect to get to the Sweet 16 -- heck, if they hope to play past Thursday -- these three freshmen will need to start acting like it.

The 2009-10 season is walking the plank of desperation, on the edge of going down as the most crushing in Texas hoops history and arguably one of the more disappointing storylines from a national perspective in a long, long time. At 17-0 and ranked No. 1 in mid-January, the Longhorns ...

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