NASHVILLE, TN - MARCH 16: Mohamed Bamba #4 of the Texas Longhorns grabs a rebound over Kendall Stephens #21 of the Nevada Wolf Pack during the game in the first round of the 2018 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Bridgestone Arena on March 16, 2018 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images)

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FOLLOW LIVE: Texas basketball goes all in on NCAA Tournament with first round matchup with Nevada

Posted March 16th, 2018


No. 10-seed Texas (19-14) takes on No. 7-seed Nevada (27-7) of the Mountain West Conference in the first round of the NCAA Tournament in Nashville.

Will Texas coach Shaka Smart win his first tournament game as a Longhorn? Or will the Mountain West regular season champs advance to play the winner of No. 2-Cincinnati and No. 15-Georgia State?

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