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2016 Schedule
20-13, 4th in Big 12
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17dJohn Gasaway

How will the Big 12 race play out in 2016-17?

Three Big 12 schools have hired new coaches since the season ended. Will the newcomers be able to shake up the conference's traditional pecking order?

Massive changes in final ESPN 100 update (3:18)
Lammert, Longhorns visit Boys & Girls club (0:59)
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Watch: Jordan brand classic

It's a star-studded roster for this year's game. The West team is headlined by Michigan State's Miles Bridges and VIllanova's Omari Spellman, while the East features Florida State's Jonathan Isaac. Live on ESPN2/WatchESPN

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46dJeff Borzello and Jeff Goodman

Tulane transfer Osetkowski chooses Texas

Tulane transfer Dylan Osetkowski has picked Texas over Arizona. He was considered one of the top frontcourt transfers in the country.

Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer 

USA Basketball announces Texas' Shaka Smart, UConn's Kevin Ollie and Maryland's Mark Turgeon will coach the U18 team July 19-23 in Chile.


2017 Bracketology: No. 8 Seeds

  • East: VCU Rams
  • West: Texas Longhorns
  • South: Dayton Flyers
  • Midwest: Saint Mary's Gaels
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Allen will aid Texas' tourney pursuits

That is, if Jarrett Allen does indeed sign with Texas, which isn't exactly a foregone conclusion. Houston is in play for the big man and if he goes to the AAC, he could end up being a game-changer. 2016-17's best freshmen (Insider)

He'll 'wake up one morning' and decide

Jarrett Allen (No. 19 overall, ESPN 100) still isn't sure where he will play next season, but in-state schools Texas and Houston are recruiting the 6-10 center the hardest. Allen talks recruitment (Insider)

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Tulane transfer Dylan Osetkowski tells ESPN he will visit Texas the weekend of April 8 and Arizona the following weekend.

Andrew Jones should fit in well at Texas

Jones (No. 29 overall, ESPN 100) is perfect for Shaka Smart's havoc style of defense. He'll play in Wednesday's McDonald's All-American Game (9 p.m. ET on ESPN). Who to watch (Insider)

Will Jarrett Allen choose to stay home?

Texas commit Andrew Jones will play in Wednesday's McDonald's All-American Game. Could fellow All-American and Austin native Jarrett Allen (No. 1 center, ESPN 100) be next to join the 2016-17 Longhorns? Austin American-Statesman

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Eyes of Texas look saddened

Longhorns guard Isaiah Taylor feels the anguish after his team falls on a buzzer-beater in the First Round of the NCAA tournament. It was one of three buzzer-beaters in the tourney's final weekend. Best tourney photos

Northern Iowa buzzer-beater hero looks back on NCAA tourney (2:00)
Stats & Info

Can 2016 beat the buzzer-beater record?

Teams have beaten the clock three times in this year's NCAA tournament. That's enough heroics to tie the previous tourney record in just two rounds, with many more games left to go.

ESPN Stats & Info

Northern Iowa wins another nail-biter

Three of Northern Iowa's five NCAA tournament wins have been decided by shots made in the final five seconds of the game.

70dMatt Draper

Tournament Challenge: First-round recap

Who likes upsets? Apparently 41 percent of the 2016 NCAA tournament field, as 13 lower-seeded teams beat higher-seeded foes in the first round.

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Back-to-back great tournament moments

We'll look back at Northern Iowa's buzzer-beater as one of the tournament's best moments. Minutes later in real time, St. Joe's survived after Cincinnati's game-tying dunk was ruled to be too late. Insta-memories

Northern Iowa 'feeling every emotion' after beating Texas (2:15)

Team Stats

Points Per Game72.0
Rebounds Per Game32.0
Assists Per Game10.0
Points Allowed75.0Tied-73rd

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Tournament History

Final Fours3
Tournament Record35-36
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances33