Dec. 22, 2012
Box Score |
No. 20/19 Michigan State 67, Texas 58
Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012
East Lansing Mich. Breslin Center
Updated Texas Records
2012-13: 7-5 (0-1 away)
Coach Rick Barnes: 551-276 26th season overall, 349-142 15th season at Texas
Barnes vs. Michigan State: 4-4
Texas All-time: 1,665-984 107th season
Texas vs. AP Top 25: 81-169
vs. AP Top 25 under Barnes: 58-75
Series: The all-time series with Texas and Michigan State is now tied, 4-4.
Starters: Javan Felix, Julien Lewis, Sheldon McClellan, Jonathan Holmes, and Cameron Ridley started on Wednesday. It is the fourth consecutive time this starting lineup has been used (2-2). Felix and Holmes are the only Horns to start all 12 games this season.
Leading at the half: Texas lost for the first time (6-1) when leading at halftime. UT held a 33-28 halftime advantage.
Julien Lewis reached double figures in points (16) for the eighth time this season and 18th time in his career (44 games). It is the third time this season Lewis has paced the team in scoring.
Javan Felix set a career high in assists (11). Felix entered the game tied for the Big 12 lead in assists (6.0 apg).
Sheldon McClellan reached double-figure points (13) for 12th time this season.
Connor Lammert set his career high in assists (3).