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Abrams carries Texas past UCLA 68-64

Abrams carries Texas past UCLA 68-64

The #8 Texas Longhorns faced a must win game on Thursday night playing host to UCLA with many tough non-conference games remaining. Senior guard A.J. Abrams carried the Longhorns stagnant offense scoring a season high 31 points, while Justin Mason turned in another terrific all-around performance.

Thursday was a must win game for Texas. After losing to Notre Dame, the Longhorns were badly in need of a signature non-conference win against a respectable opponent. For the second year in a row, the #8 Longhorns took down the UCLA Bruins in front of a sellout crowd, this year in Austin 68-64 behind the scoring of A.J. Abrams. Abrams scored 16 first half points and 15 in the second for a season...

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