Texas Longhorns vs. Oklahoma State Cowboys: Big 12 Basketball Game Primer

Nov 12, 2013; Austin, TX, USA; Texas Longhorns forward Jonathan Holems (10) and center Prince Ibeh (44) react against the South Alabama Jaguars during the second half at the Frank Erwin Special Events Center. Texas beat South Alabama 84-77. Mandatory Credit: Brendan Maloney-USA TODAY Sports

Who: Texas Longhorns (11-3) vs. #11 Oklahoma State Cowboys (12-2)

Where: Gallagher-Iba Arena, Stillwater, Oklahoma

When: Wednesday, January 8, 8:00 pm CST

TV: ESPNU

Oklahoma State hosts a struggling Texas team in a crucial early Big-12 matchup for both teams. A win in Stillwater would go a long way towards righting the good ship Longhorn. However, Rick Barnes boys have zero margin for error as long as Marcus Smart is on the court.

  Points Rebounds Assists
Texas Holmes – 13.2 Ridley – 7.3 Taylor – 3.8
Oklahoma State Smart – 17.0 Nash – 6.1 Smart – 4.0
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Topics: Marcus Smart, Rick Barnes, Texas Longhorns

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