Get Ready for the Best College Hoops Season in Texas History

Get Ready for the Best College Hoops Season in Texas History

Jonathan Tchamwa Tchatchoua of the Baylor Bears during the 2021 NCAA Final Four semifinalWelcome to what may be the Lone Star State’s greatest college basketball season ever. Perhaps nothing can top last spring, when Baylor joined that legendary 1966 Texas Western squad as the state’s only other team to win an NCAA men’s national championship, but the emergence of elite college hoops programs throughout Texas in 2021–22 has the potential to eclipse that.Coach Scott Drew’s Baylor Bears sailed through the 2021 NCAA tournament, winning six games by an average of 15 points, including an 86–70 drubbing of top overall seed Gonzaga in the title game. Beyond that, Baylor was so efficient and its players and coaches so likable that the Bears became a point of pride for plenty of Texans who’d probably never paid much attention to college…View Original Post

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