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Barnes: Texas Needed Culture Change

Barnes: Texas Needed Culture Change

Texas coach Rick Barnes said that the Longhorns needed a "culture change" after the past few seasons. Notes on that, and more, from his appearance on the Big 12 Coaches Teleconference.

Changing the culture Last season, for a number of reasons, Texas faltered to a 16-18 record, including a 7-11 mark in conference play. But Longhorn coach Rick Barnes wasn't interested in excuses, only changes. And after several transfers, Texas again returns a young roster, albeit one that he said was coming together from a chemistry and cultural standpoint. "The one thing that has happened this...

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