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Thursday, July 9, 2020

Texas dedicates double overtime win to Andrew Jones

Texas Andrew Jones

Texas dedicated its emotional double overtime win over TCU on Wednesday night to Andrew Jones, whose family announced earlier in the day that the guard has been diagnosed with leukemia.

Here was the scene after the 99-98 win over TCU. A few Longhorns players held up Jones’ jersey:

Jacob Young, who had eight points in nine minutes, dedicated the win to Jones and held up his jersey after the game:

Texas coach Shaka Smart was especially emotional after the game. He was seen with tears in his eyes and delivered this statement after the game:

Texas is now 11-5 after the win, while TCU drops to 13-3. This was easily the Longhorns’ biggest win of the season, and it all was for Jones.

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