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Notre Dame takes out Texas in a nail biter

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The #6 Texas Longhorns faced their first stiff challenge of the season on Tuesday and failed before a late rally gave Texas a half court chance at the buzzer. A.J. Abrams and Justin Mason rallied the Longhorns late with a trio of three pointers and received some help as the Fighting Irish missed four consecutive free throws in the closing seconds.

Going into Tuesday afternoon in Maui, the #6 Longhorns knew they would face their first tough test of the season against a top ten-ranked Notre Dame team that features one of the top offensive teams in the country. The end result was a one-point loss after a trio of three pointers by A.J. Abrams and Justin Mason in a game that was controlled in the closing minutes by Notre Dame. Leading 81-7...

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