Texas coach Shaka Smart was awarded a sixth year to his guaranteed contract and got a $100,000 raise on Thursday courtesy of the UT System Board of Regents.

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Watch live: Shaka Smart leads Longhorn-filled Team USA today

Posted July 19th, 2016


Texas coach Shaka Smart leads Team USA’s U18 National squad, that includes two incoming Texas freshmen Jarrett Allen and James Banks, today in Game 1 of the 2016 FIBA Americas U18 men’s Championship tournament.

The game tips off at 12:30 p.m. and you can watch the live stream here:


More coverage of the FIBA games:

‘Yo, I got a rose’: Texas’ Allen, Banks excited to make U18 roster

Jarrett Allen, James Banks make Team USA U18 roster, both headed to Chile

How do the ‘Fro Brothers’ and Texas front court stack up against rest of Big 12?

‘Fro Brothers’ could make dynamic 1-2 punch for Shaka Smart



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