AUSTIN (KXAN) — No. 9 Texas was originally scheduled to play Baylor this coming Sunday, but due to the game being canceled, the Longhorns will now host UT-Rio Grande Valley at 2pm.
This contest will mark a brief return to non-conference play for Texas, the Longhorns are 9-1 against opponents outside of the Big 12.
Texas (10-2, 1-1 in Big 12) is coming off of a 74-61 loss to Texas Tech, the Longhorns only shot 29 percent from the field in that game.
Wednesday night’s performance against the Lady Red Raiders was the worst shooting performance of the season for Texas.
UTRGV will head to Austin in a good mood, as they Vaqueros won their last game 62-50 on the road at Grand Canyon University.
The Vaqueros are 5-8 so far this season, Sunday will be their first game against the Longhorns since November 20, 2019.
Texas and UTRGV will tipoff 2pm Sunday at the Frank Erwin Center.