Jordan Hamilton broke out of a two-game
shooting slump with 20 points and No. 5 Texas rebounded from its
first loss in a month with a 76-53 rout of Iowa State on Tuesday
Tristan Thompson shook off an early flub when he tipped the ball
into the wrong basket to finish with 17 points and 14 rebounds for
the Longhorns (24-4, 12-1 Big 12). Hamilton and Thompson keyed a
big Texas run at the start of the second half that put the game
Texas had won 11 straight to grab first place in the Big 12
before losing at Nebraska last weekend. The Longhorns sent Iowa
State (14-14, 1-12) to its 10th straight loss.
Diante Garrett scored 16 points to lead the Cyclones.