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9 TEXAS
Joe Lemire
November 17, 2008
A Versatile Star Is Thinking Big Now That He's Getting to Play Small Again
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November 17, 2008

9 Texas

A Versatile Star Is Thinking Big Now That He's Getting to Play Small Again

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Jan. 6
at Arkansas

* Maui Invitational (also Indiana, Notre Dame, Alabama, Chaminade, North Carolina, Oregon)

Key Game
Coach Rick Barnes says no team will play a "tougher schedule than [ours]." Most notable: a rematch against UCLA. Texas won last year in Los Angeles.

Coach
Rick Barnes (11th year)

2007--08 record
31--7

Big 12 record
13--3 (T-1st)

NCAA tournament
Elite Eight

my SI
SI.com/topfrontcourts
Connor Atchley, Gary Johnson, Dexter Pittman, Clint Chapman and Alexis Wangmene combine to give Texas one of the deepest frontcourts.

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