3:00 PM ET, November 24, 2008
Lahaina Civic Center, Maui, Hawaii
LAHAINA, Hawaii -- Texas' latest outstanding defensive effort left coach Rick Barnes complaining about the Longhorns' offense.A.J. Abrams had 17 points to lead Texas (No. 7 ESPN/USA Today, No. 6 AP) to a 68-50 victory over Saint Joseph's on Monday in the opening round of the EA Sports Maui Invitational, but the Longhorns committed 16 turnovers and that's what Barnes wanted to talk about.
• Texas improved to 4-0 all-time vs. Saint Joseph's in the opening game of the Maui Invitational.
• Texas has allowed an average of 46.3 PPG through three games.
• Ahmad Nivins led Saint Joseph's with 14 points and 13 rebounds, his third straight double-double.
-- ESPN research
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||17-58 (.293)||24-56 (.429)|
|3P Made-Attempted||4-21 (.190)||6-14 (.429)|
|FT Made-Attempted||12-18 (.667)||14-19 (.737)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||16 (0/0)||19 (0/0)|
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