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Texas assistant Chris Ogden talks Texas hoops

Abrams and James will lead the Horns

The basketball season opener is eight days away with Stetson coming to Austin on November 14. Texas, ranked in the top ten in the AP and USA Today/Coaches polls, returns four starters and many experienced bench contributors so a deep tournament run is expected. To help get you ready for the season opener, Texas assistant coach Chris Ogden talks about a variety of subjects.

Q: What are your thoughts on Coach Barnes receiving the prestigious 2009 John R. Wooden Legends of Coaching Award given that you played for Coach Barnes and are now a coach on his staff? I think Coach Barnes deserves it. In fact, the award may be a little overdue. It has always been more than about winning ball games. Barnes preaches individual improvement everyday. He wants all of his...

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