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Men’s basketball winning streak ends in regular-season finale, 81-59, against Oklahoma State

Freshman forward Kai Jones scored a career-high 20 points in the Texas men's basketball team's 81-59 loss to Oklahoma State (photo courtesy of texassports.com).

By Steve Lansdale

AUSTIN, Texas — After surging to an improbable five-game winning streak, the University of Texas men’s basketball team closed out the season with an equally unlikely thud in an 81-59 home loss to Oklahoma State at the Frank Erwin Center on Senior Day.

The loss means the Longhorns (19-12 overall, 9-9 in games against Big 12 opponents) will face