Feb. 18, 2013
TCU hosts Texas for the first time as members of the Big 12 Conference.
TEXAS (11-14, 3-9)
at TCU (10-15, 1-11)
Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013 • 7 p.m. CT
Fort Worth, Texas • Daniel-Meyer Coliseum (7,201)
TV: Big 12 Network > view affiliates
Doug Bell (play-by-play), Stephen Howard (analyst)
Radio: Longhorn IMG Radio Network
Craig Way (play-by-play), Eddie Oran (analyst)
Satellite Radio: XM 202 / Sirius 216
Streaming Audio: TexasSports.com
Live Stats: GameTracker
Series: Texas leads, 100-62
UT 60, TCU 43
Feb. 2, 2013 - Austin, Texas
Texas Game Notes
Notes at a Glance
Tuesday’s contest marks the 163rd meeting between Texas and TCU and the second as Big 12 Conference opponents. The Horns hold a 100-62 lead in the all-time series and have won five straight and nine of the last 10 meetings. TCU holds a 42-35 advantage in games played in Fort Worth.
As a former Southwest Conference member, TCU is Texas’ fifth most-common opponent in program history. With UT’s 60-43 victory over TCU on Feb. 2, the Horned Frogs became the fifth program that Texas has defeated 100 or more times in school history.
Texas is seeking its first road win of the season (0-7).
Through Feb. 14, Texas ranks second in the nation in FG percentage defense (.361) and first in 3-point FG percentage defense (.261).
The Longhorns are 2-7 in games decided by six points or less or in overtime this year.
Texas has used 10 different starting lineups in 25 contests this season.
Texas ranks second in the Big 12 in blocked shots (5.1 bpg), led by Cameron Ridley’s 45 blocks (1.8 bpg).
Sophomore guard Myck Kabongo made his season debut last week and scored 13 points in each of his first two games this season. Kabongo is averaging 36.5 minutes after two games.
In the last two games as a starter, freshman forward Conner Lammert is averaging 11.5 ppg on 9-of-16 shooting (563) in 32.0 minutes per game.
Freshman forward Ioannis Papapetrou is averaging 11.1 ppg and 5.3 rpg over the last 10 contests.