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Big 12 dream ends for UT men’s basketball with 63-53 loss to West Virginia

Freshman guard Andrew Jones scored a team-high 13 points, but it wasn't enough as the Texas men's basketball team's season came to an end with a 63-53 loss to West Virginia in the Phillips 66 Big 12 Championship quarterfinals (photo courtesy of texassports.com).

By Steve Lansdale

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Texas men’s basketball team bowed out of the Phillips 66 Big 12 Championship with a 63-53 loss in the quarterfinals to No. 11/11 West Virginia at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo.

Freshman guard Andrew Jones led the way for UT with a team-high 13 points, adding seven rebounds and four assists.

Texas coach Shaka Smart said after