6:00 PM ET, December 29, 2009
Frank Erwin Center, Austin, Texas
AUSTIN, Texas -- Texas coach Rick Barnes didn't want his team to even think about basketball over their short holiday break.It was evident early in Tuesday night's game against Gardner-Webb that the second-ranked Longhorns took the advice.Texas started sluggishly but was able to pull away for a 95-63 victory.
• The Longhorns have won 12 straight by double digits, and 17 straight home games vs. nonconference teams.
• Gardner-Webb has lost eight in a row and five straight to ranked teams.
• Jai Lucas had a season-high 15 points after transferring from Florida last season.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||23-67 (.343)||36-77 (.468)|
|3P Made-Attempted||12-24 (.500)||7-23 (.304)|
|FT Made-Attempted||5-14 (.357)||16-21 (.762)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||17 (0/0)||13 (0/0)|
|» Dec 29, 2009||@TEX 95, WEBB 63||Recap|