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Kabongo Still Loves the Horns

The Texas Longhorns got their 2011 recruiting class off on the right foot with the commitment of St. Benedict's star point guard Myck Kabongo on January 12. The 6-2, 165-pound jet considered offers from Florida, Villanova, and Kansas before eventually picking the Longhorns because of his relationship with Rick Barnes and having the chance to play with his best friend, Tristan Thompson, at Texas.

Since committing, the floor general with 6'6" wingspan has had his ups and downs with Thompson leaving the St. Benedict's program and enrolling at Findlay Prep. Kabongo went from a point guard that wasn't hard pressed to score to a player that had to change his game and become more of a scorer to help a Gray Bees team that had to adjust without their best player on the fly in the middle of the...

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