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Texas Basketball comes up short against #8 Kansas

Texas Basketball travelled to Lawrence, Kansas, desperate for a win. With 11 minutes to go in the second half it looked like Rick Barnes’ team was about to produce the same magic they produced in 2011. However Kansas would not be denied, and stormed back to win 69-64. Another lackluster performance by the Texas Basketball senior Jonathan Holmes who had 2 points Texas threw everything...
March 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Texas Basketball must be upset minded to extend their season

With only three games left on the schedule Texas Basketball are desperate to improve their resume of quality wins this season. Texas is severely lacking in big wins against good teams and the NCAA Tournament committee has finally taken notice. With almost no victories against ranked opponents and having suffered quite a few blowouts Texas Basketball was finally removed from the esteemed...
February 28, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Texas Forward Jonathan Holmes Ejected for Throwing Elbow at West Virginia's Devin Williams

This is a perfect example of why it is always a bad idea to retaliate. West Virginia's Devin Williams gives Texas' Jonathan Holmes a good shove and nearly knocks him over so what does Holmes do? He throws a well-deserved elbow in retaliation, but who gets caught and ejected from the game? Holmes.Is it right? Absolutley. He broke a rule that warrants an ejection, but it wouldn't have...
Via FatManWriting
February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Texas' Jonathan Holmes ejected for throwing hard elbow on WVU player (VIDEO)

Late in the first half of the Texas Longhorns' game against West Virginia, Texas forward Jonathan Holmes was pushed in the back by the Mountaineers' Devin Williams.The shove was a little hard, but not as stiff as the elbow Holmes throws in retaliation. Holmes connected right on Williams' chin, and that earned him a flagrant-2 foul and an ejection.  But, from this angle, it looks...
Via The Other Paper
February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Texas Basketball seeks revenge against Red River Rival

Texas Basketball were gifted a string of winnable games after a brutal month of January, and won all three of them. The latest of which was a 56-41 win over Texas Tech, in which nineteen players played and two of them reached double digits. Most notably Myles Turner who had a stellar performance. Isaiah Taylor leading this team in scoring and minutes per game and Texas Basketball...
February 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Texas Basketball beats West Virginia, there’s no time to celebrate

#20 Texas Basketball earned a signature 77-50 victory over #16 West Virginia, and though the victory was needed the Longhorns have little time to celebrate it. Two nights after playing in Austin the Longhorns will be tipping off against TCU in Fort Worth. TCU will also be traveling on short rest, returning home from a victory in Lubbock against Texas Tech. Myles Turner skies for...
January 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Texas’ Jonathan Holmes Hit With Flagrant Foul On Kentucky’s Karl-Anthony Towns

Kentucky and Texas are locked in a tight, physical battle in Lexington right now. No player better sums up the first half than the one you’ll see below. With the Longhorns holding onto a 20-14 lead late in the first session, Tyler Ulis set up fellow Wildcat freshman Karl-Anthony Towns for a dunk on a fast break. Texas senior Jonathan Holmes went up to challenge him, and got hit...
Via College Spun
December 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Holmes carries No. 15 Texas past TCU 59-54

Jonathan Holmes had 20 points and a career-high 16 rebounds, and No. 15 Texas rallied in the second half to beat TCU 59-54 on Tuesday night and extend its winning streak to seven games. Holmes hit a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 2:41 remaining, and the Longhorns (18-4, 7-2 Big 12) held off the Horned Frogs with several key offensive rebounds in the final 2 minutes. Cameron Ridley...
Via AP on Fox
February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Holmes beats buzzer with 3-pointer to send Texas over K-State

Jonathan Holmes made a catch-and-shoot 3-pointer at the buzzer to send Texas to a 67-64 victory over No. 22 Kansas State on Tuesday night, the Longhorns' fourth straight victory in the Big 12 and second in a row over a ranked team. Texas had almost blown its chance for the game-winner when it nearly botched an inbounds pass with 3 seconds left. But after a quick timeout, Isaiah...
Via AP on Fox
January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Recap: Holmes 3-pointer sends Texas over K-State 67-64

AUSTIN, Texas -- Jonathan Holmes made a catch-and-shoot 3 pointer at the buzzer to send Texas to a 67-64 victory over No. 22 Kansas State on Tuesday night, the Longhorns' fourth straight victory in the Big 12. Texas had almost blown its chance for the game-winner when it nearly botched an inbounds pass with 3 seconds left. But after a quick timeout, Isaiah Taylor zipped the ball...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

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