Gary Johnson had 17 points and 10 rebounds and No. 3 Texas beat Oklahoma State 73-55 on Wednesday night to tighten its grip on first place in the Big 12.
The Longhorns (23-3, 11-0) have a two-game lead over No. 1
Kansas with five games left in the regular season.
Jordan Hamilton added 15 points and Tristan Thompson scored 14
for Texas, which has won 10 of the last 11 meetings with Oklahoma
State (16-9, 4-7). The Longhorns have seldom been challenged in
conference play, winning 10 of their 11 league games by 10 or more
Markel Brown scored 14 points to lead Oklahoma State.