2010–11 Texas Longhorns men's basketball team

The 2010–11 Texas Longhorns men's basketball team represented the University of Texas in the 2010–11 NCAA Division I men's basketball season. Their head coach was Rick Barnes, who was in his 13th year. The team played its home games at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas and are members of the Big 12 Conference. They finished the season 28–8, 13–3 in Big 12 play and lost in the championship game of the 2011 Big 12 Men's Basketball Tournament to Kansas. They received an at-large bid in the 2011 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament where they defeated Oakland in the second round before falling in the third round to Arizona.

2010–11 Texas Longhorns men's basketball
Texas Longhorns logo.svg
NCAA Tournament, Third Round
ConferenceBig 12
DivisionSouth
Ranking
CoachesNo. 16
APNo. 8
2010–11 record28–8 (13–3 Big 12)
Head coachRick Barnes
Assistant coachRodney Terry
Assistant coachRussell Springmann
Assistant coachChris Ogden
Home arenaFrank Erwin Center
Seasons
2010–11 Big 12 men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#4 Kansas 14 2   .875     35 3   .921
#16 Texas 13 3   .813     28 8   .778
Texas A&M 10 6   .625     24 9   .727
#24 Kansas State 10 6   .625     23 11   .676
Missouri 8 8   .500     23 11   .676
Colorado 8 8   .500     24 14   .632
Nebraska 7 9   .438     19 13   .594
Baylor 7 9   .438     18 13   .581
Oklahoma State 6 10   .375     20 14   .588
Oklahoma 5 11   .313     14 18   .438
Texas Tech 5 11   .313     13 19   .406
Iowa State 3 13   .188     16 16   .500
2011 Big 12 Tournament winner
Rankings from AP Poll • Through March 27, 2011

Contents

RecruitingEdit

Source:[1]

US college sports recruiting information for high school athletes
Name Hometown High school / college Height Weight Commit date
Cory Joseph
PG
Pickering, ON Findlay Prep 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 180 lb (82 kg) Apr 23, 2010 
Recruiting star ratings: Scout:    Rivals:    247SportsN/A    ESPN grade: 96
Tristan Thompson
PF
Brampton, ON Findlay Prep 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 235 lb (107 kg) Sep 19, 2009 
Recruiting star ratings: Scout:    Rivals:    247SportsN/A    ESPN grade: 97
Overall recruiting rankings: Scout: 12   Rivals: 8  ESPN: 8
  • Note: In many cases, Scout, Rivals, 247Sports, and ESPN may conflict in their listings of height and weight.
  • In these cases, the average was taken. ESPN grades are on a 100-point scale.

Sources:

  • "Texas 2010 Basketball Commitments". Rivals.com. Retrieved December 5, 2010.
  • "2010 Texas Basketball Commits". Scout.com. Retrieved December 5, 2010.
  • "ESPN". ESPN.com. Retrieved December 5, 2010.
  • "Scout.com Team Recruiting Rankings". Scout.com. Retrieved December 5, 2010.
  • "2010 Team Ranking". Rivals.com. Retrieved December 5, 2010.

ScheduleEdit

Source:[2]

Date
time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record Site (attendance)
city, state
Regular season
11/08/2010*
8:00 PM, ESPNU
Navy
2K Sports Classic
W 83–52  1–0
Frank Erwin Center (10,452)
Austin, TX
11/10/2010*
8:00 PM, ESPNU
Louisiana Tech
2K Sports Classic
W 89–58  2–0
Frank Erwin Center (5,619)
Austin, TX
11/18/2010*
8:00 PM, ESPN2
vs. No. 13 Illinois
2K Sports Classic Semifinals
W 90–84 OT 3–0
Madison Square Gardens (12,210)
New York, NY
11/19/2010*
6:00 PM, ESPN2
vs. No. 5 Pittsburgh
2K Sports Classic Championship Game
L 66–68  3–1
Madison Square Gardens (11,723)
New York, NY
11/23/2010*
7:00 PM, Longhorn Sports Network
No. 20 Sam Houston State W 84–50  4–1
Frank Erwin Center (10,683)
Austin, TX
11/27/2010*
3:00 PM, Longhorn Sports Network
No. 20 Rice W 62–59  5–1
Frank Erwin Center (10,969)
Austin, TX
12/01/2010*
7:00 PM, Longhorn Sports Network
No. 19 Lamar W 76–55  6–1
Frank Erwin Center (9,898)
Austin, TX
12/05/2010*
9:30 PM, FSN
No. 19 at USC
Big 12/Pac-10 Hardwood Series
L 56–73  6–2
Galen Center (4,127)
Los Angeles, CA
12/11/2010*
3:00 PM, Longhorn Sports Network
No. 25 Texas State W 101–65  7–2
Frank Erwin Center (11,932)
Austin, TX
12/14/2010*
7:00 PM, Longhorn Sports Network
No. 22 North Florida W 70–48  8–2
Frank Erwin Center (10,184)
Austin, TX
12/18/2010*
3:00 PM, CBS
No. 22 vs. North Carolina W 78–76  9–2
Greensboro Coliseum (20,787)
Greensboro, NC
12/22/2010*
6:00 PM, ESPN2
No. 22 at No. 12 Michigan State W 67–55  10–2
Breslin Center (14,797)
East Lansing, MI
12/31/2010*
1:00 PM, Longhorn Sports Network
No. 13 Coppin State W 95–75  11–2
Frank Erwin Center (12,804)
Austin, TX
01/04/2011*
8:00 PM, ESPNU
No. 12 Arkansas W 79–46  12–2
Frank Erwin Center (11,881)
Austin, TX
01/08/2011*
2:30 PM, ESPN
No. 12 No. 8 Connecticut L 81–82 OT 12–3
Frank Erwin Center (16,734)
Austin, TX
01/11/2011
6:00 PM, ESPN2
No. 12 at Texas Tech W 83–52  13–3 (1–0)
United Spirit Arena (9,366)
Lubbock, TX
01/15/2011
3:00 PM, Big 12 Network
No. 12 Oklahoma W 66–46  14–3 (2–0)
Frank Erwin Center (16,599)
Austin, TX
01/19/2011
8:00 PM, ESPN2
No. 10 No. 11 Texas A&M W 81–60  15–3 (3–0)
Frank Erwin Center (16,734)
Austin, TX
01/22/2011
3:00 PM, CBS
No. 10 at No. 2 Kansas W 74–63  16–3 (4–0)
Allen Fieldhouse (16,300)
Lawrence, KS
01/26/2011
6:30 PM, ESPN
No. 7 at Oklahoma State W 61–46  17–3 (5–0)
Gallagher-Iba Arena (13,611)
Stillwater, OK
01/29/2011
8:00 PM, ESPNU
No. 7 No. 11 Missouri W 71–58  18–3 (6–0)
Frank Erwin Center (16,734)
Austin, TX
01/31/2011
8:00 PM, ESPN
No. 3 at No. 16 Texas A&M W 69–49  19–3 (7–0)
Reed Arena (13,300)
College Station, TX
02/05/2011
8:00 PM, ESPNU
No. 3 Texas Tech W 76–60  20–3 (8–0)
Frank Erwin Center (15,542)
Austin, TX
02/09/2011
8:00 PM, ESPN2
No. 3 at Oklahoma W 68–52  21–3 (9–0)
Lloyd Noble Center (11,572)
Norman, Oklahoma
02/12/2011
3:00 PM, ESPN
No. 3 Baylor W 69–60  22–3 (10–0)
Frank Erwin Center (16,734)
Austin, TX
02/16/2011
8:00 PM, ESPN2
No. 3 Oklahoma State W 73–55  23–3 (11–0)
Frank Erwin Center (15,333)
Austin, TX
02/19/2011
12:45 PM, Big 12 Network
No. 3 at Nebraska L 67–70  23–4 (11–1)
Bob Devaney Sports Center (12,208)
Lincoln, NE
02/22/2011
7:00 PM, Big 12 Network
No. 5 Iowa State W 76–53  24–4 (12–1)
Frank Erwin Center (14,933)
Austin, TX
02/26/2011
3:00 PM, Big 12 Network
No. 5 at Colorado L 89–91  24–5 (12–2)
Coors Events Center (11,034)
Boulder, CO
02/28/2011
8:00 PM, ESPN
No. 7 Kansas State L 70–75  24–6 (12–3)
Frank Erwin Center (16,734)
Austin, TX
03/03/2011
8:00 PM, ESPN
No. 7 at Baylor W 60–54  25–6 (13–3)
Ferrell Center (10,627)
Waco, TX
2011 Big 12 Men's Basketball Tournament
03/10/11
6:00 PM, Big 12 Network
No. 10 vs. Oklahoma
Quarterfinals
W 74–54  26–6
Sprint Center (18,910)
Kansas City, MO
03/11/11
8:30 PM, Big 12 Network
No. 10 vs. Texas A&M
Semifinals
W 70–58  27–6
Sprint Center (18,910)
Kansas City, MO
03/12/11
5:00 PM, ESPN
No. 10 vs. No. 2 Kansas
Championship Game
L 73–85  27–7
Sprint Center (18,940)
Kansas City, MO
2011 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament
03/18/11*
11:15 AM, CBS
No. 8 vs. Oakland
Second Round
W 85–81  28–7
BOK Center (12,631)
Tulsa, OK
03/20/11*
6:10 PM, TNT
No. 8 vs. No. 17 Arizona
Third Round
L 69–70  28–8
BOK Center (15,839)
Tulsa, OK
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses.
All times are in Central Time[3].

RankingsEdit

Poll Pre Wk 2 Wk 3 Wk 4 Wk 5 Wk 6 Wk 7 Wk 8 Wk 9 Wk 10 Wk 11 Wk 12 Wk 13 Wk 14 Wk 15 Wk 16 Wk 17 Wk 18 Final
Legend: ██ Increase in ranking. ██ Decrease in ranking.
AP [4] RV 20 19 25 22 18 13 12 12 10 7 3 3 3 5 7 10 8
Coaches [5] 25 22 21 20 25 25 22 14 12 14 11 8 3 3 2 5 7 10 16

RosterEdit

2010–11 Texas Longhorns men's basketball team
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Height Weight Year Hometown
F 1 Gary Johnson 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 238 lb (108 kg) Sr Houston, Texas
G/F 3 Jordan Hamilton 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 220 lb (100 kg) So Compton, California
G 4 Dogus Balbay 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 175 lb (79 kg) Sr Istanbul, Turkey
G 5 Cory Joseph 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 185 lb (84 kg) Fr Toronto, Ontario
G 10 Jai Lucas 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m) 160 lb (73 kg) Sr Houston, Texas
G 12 Trent Morgan 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) 155 lb (70 kg) Fr Midlothian, Texas
F 13 Tristan Thompson 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 225 lb (102 kg) Fr Brampton, Ontario
G 14 J'Covan Brown 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 195 lb (88 kg) So Port Arthur, Texas
F/C 20 Alexis Wangmene 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 240 lb (109 kg) Jr Maroua, Cameroon
F/C 21 Matt Hill 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 245 lb (111 kg) Sr Lincoln, Nebraska
G 22 Andrew Dick 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 180 lb (82 kg) So Sherman, Texas
G 24 Ian Madden 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 200 lb (91 kg) Fr Austin, Texas
G 25 Dean Melchionni 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 185 lb (84 kg) So Lancaster, Pennsylvania
F/C 53 Clint Chapman 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 239 lb (108 kg) Sr Canby, Oregon
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • (W) Walk-on

Roster
Last update: 2010-12-05

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Commitments/Recruits". Retrieved 2009-12-02.
  2. ^ "Texas Schedule/Results". Archived from the original on 17 November 2009. Retrieved 2009-12-08.
  3. ^ http://www.texassports.com/sports/m-baskbl/sched/tex-m-baskbl-sched.html
  4. ^ "Ap Rankings". Archived from the original on 1 December 2010. Retrieved 2010-12-05.
  5. ^ "Coaches Rankings". Retrieved 2010-03-01.