7:00 PM ET, January 5, 2010
Bud Walton Arena, Fayetteville, AR
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- Dexter Pittman threw down a powerful dunk while drawing a foul, then flexed his big arms while heading to the free throw line.It was a bold gesture in a game that was still close, but Pittman and No. 2 Texas were about to go on a run."I know my teammates depend on me to get plays like that," Pittman said. "Finish strong."Pittman had 21 points and 10 rebounds, overwhelming Arkansas inside as the Longhorns remained unbeaten with a 96-85 victory Tuesday night.
• The Longhorns improved to 14-0 for the first time since 1981-82 as they won for the 13th straight time against unranked opponents.
• Dexter Pittman recorded his second double-double of the season.
• In his first game of the season, Courtney Fortson scored 21 points and had seven assists, but the Razorbacks lost for the fourth straight time against ranked opponents.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||40-68 (.588)||29-66 (.439)|
|3P Made-Attempted||5-13 (.385)||7-23 (.304)|
|FT Made-Attempted||11-17 (.647)||20-28 (.714)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||21 (1/0)||16 (1/0)|
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