No. 2 Texas 95, Gardner-Webb 63
Damion James had 14 points and 13 rebounds – his 43rd career
double-double – and No. 2 Texas overcame a sluggish start for a
95-63 victory over Gardner-Webb on Tuesday night.
Jai Lucas had 15 points as Dexter Pittman added 15 points and
nine rebounds for the Longhorns (12-0).
C.J. Hailey was 5 of 5 on 3-pointers and scored 20 points for
Pittman scored seven points in the first 3 minutes of the second
half as Texas pulled away from a 55-28 halftime lead.
The Runnin’ Bulldogs were only able to get within 23 points in
the second half. Texas forced 27 turnovers and finished with a
season-high 19 steals.
Texas committed 19 turnovers – six in the first 4 minutes of the