“It’s just the focus,” Texas head coach Mike White said. “We’re not quite playing championship-caliber ball. The positive side is we don’t want to be playing (that) right now ... But we’ve got stuff to work on. These are controllables.”
With one out and two runners on, one run having already scored, Texas looked to be in deep water again against Minnesota after losing to the Golden Gophers on Friday. But catcher Mary Iakopo wasn’t going to let it happen again.
TCU shooting guard Desmond Bane played the role of a supervillain to Texas’ tournament hopes, scorching Texas with 34 points en route to a dominant 69-56 win for TCU. The 13-point defeat in the regular season finale marks the Longhorns’ worst home showing of the year.