03 Mar

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Texas men’s basketball flips narrative, forces its way back into NCAA Tournament conversation

Texas men's basketball head coach Shaka Smart said the Longhorns' recent winning streak is a result of his players "playing together, helping each other and holding each other accountable" (photo courtesy of texassports.com).

By Colby Gordon

Just when it seemed the Texas men’s basketball season was essentially over and the Shaka Smart era was coming to a close, the Longhorns have found new life.

A four-game winning streak, including impressive and important résumé wins over West Virginia and Texas Tech, has put Texas squarely back on the NCAA tournament bubble.

It is a stunning turn of events as the Longhorns are playing