Texas

Texas

Location: Austin, Texas

Mascot: Longhorns

Conference: Big 12

Last Season: 11-22


History

Overall record: 1,749-1,055 (.624)

National Championships: 0

NCAA Final Four Appearances: 3

NCAA Tournament Appearances: 33

Conference Championships: 25

Conference Tournament Championships: 2


Head Coach: Shaka Smart

– The 24th head basketball coach at Texas, Smart enters his third season in 2017-18
– Led Virginia Commonwealth to the 2011 Final Four, setting a school record with 29 wins
– In eight seasons overall as a collegiate head coach, he has compiled a 194-91 (.681) record
– Six of his eight teams have advanced to NCAA Tournament play
– VCU’s 163 wins tied him for the second-highest number of total victories during the first six years of a head coaching career in NCAA history
– VCU joined Duke as the only two programs in the country with at least 26 wins in every season during his six-year time frame with the school (2009-15)
– Under his leadership, VCU was one of only 11 schools in the nation to earn an NCAA Tournament bid in five straight years between 2011-15


Record vs. Motion Bracket teams

(dating back to 1949)

0-1 (Lost 48-56; March 19, 2015)
0-4 (Last meeting: Lost 69-74; March 21, 2009)
4-3 (Last meeting: Won 85-82; Dec. 9, 1997)
0-2 (Last meeting: Lost 77-87; Dec. 2, 2006)
0-1 (Lost 65-71; March 17, 1986)
Never Met
3-2 (Last meeting: Won 75-73; Dec. 19, 2015)

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