Mack and No. 23 Texas Beat Eastern Washington 85-52
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Tevin Mack scored 19 points and No. 23 Texas rolled to an easy 85-52 victory over Eastern Washington on Thursday night.
Texas had five players score in double figures as the Longhorns' entirely new starting lineup has started smoothing out the rough edges in their 3-0 start to the season.
Freshman Andrew Jones scored 17 points on 6-of-10 shooting. He had a big first half, making all four of his shots for 12 points in just 9 minutes on the court.
Kendal Yancy scored 10 points, opening the game with consecutive 3-pointers, and Texas built a 39-24 lead at halftime.
Jarrett Allen, Texas' 6-foot-11 freshman forward, had four assists in the half by kicking passes out to wide open shooters for 3-pointers.
Bogdan Bliznyuk scored 22 points for Eastern Washington (1-2).