MANHATTAN, Kan. — Christian Bishop scored all 14 of his points in the second half, including the go-ahead lay-in with 37 seconds to go, as No. 10 Texas rallied from a 14-point first-half deficit to beat No. 7 Kansas State 69-66 on Saturday.
AUSTIN — The Texas Longhorns’ quick fall from preseason No. 3 all the way to unranked was one of the biggest disappearing acts of the women’s college basketball season.
FORT WORTH (AP) — Kendal Briles is headed back to the Big 12 as offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at TCU, leaving Arkansas after three seasons.
MORGANTOWN, W. Va. — Kedrian Johnson, a former Temple College player, scored 20 points and West Virginia built a big early lead and outlasted No. 14 TCU, 74-65, on Wednesday night.
FORT WORTH — Eddie Lampkin Jr. slammed both of his hands on the court after a layup during TCU’s early go-ahead run, doing his best to work the home fans into more of a frenzy. All of his inside baskets helped, too.
There are Baylor and Texas A&M supporters and Texas Longhorns enthusiasts. There are Texas Tech Red Raiders, Houston Cougars and Mary Hardin-Baylor Crusaders all around town. But right now, they likely are all rooting for TCU.
And that’s because there are Temple Wildcats involved.
AUSTIN — Texas fired men’s basketball head coach Chris Beard on Thursday, telling his attorney he is “unfit” for the position while he faces a felony domestic family violence charge stemming from a Dec. 12 incident involving his fiancée.
WACO, Texas (AP) — Chuck O'Bannon made a jumper with 4 seconds left and No. 17 TCU rallied to beat No. 19 Baylor 88-87 on Wednesday night, extending the Horned Frogs' winning streak to 11 games.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Asked to consider what previous opponents were similar to Michigan, TCU’s defensive players and coordinator mentioned Kansas State a lot.