Texas 86, Texas St. 52
Julien Lewis scored 14 of his 19 points in the second half to
help Texas defeat Texas State 84-52 Saturday night.
Sheldon McClellan and Myck Kabongo each scored 13 as Texas (7-2)
won its fifth straight game.
Eddie Rios had 11 points for Texas State.
Texas is 40-5 all-time against Texas State and has not lost
Texas scored 14 straight points in the first half as part of a
26-4 run and held Texas State (6-3) without a field goal for over
14 minutes to go up 29-10.
Texas State shot 14 percent from the field in the opening half
(3 of 22) and trailed 38-19 at halftime.
Texas opened the second half with six 3-pointers, including
three from Lewis, to increase its advantage to 56-26 within four