Reaves’ 23 points, late FT lift Oklahoma over Texas 80-79

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Texas forward Greg Brown (4) and Oklahoma forward Kur Kuath, center, chase the ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

By JIM VERTUNO

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Austin Reaves scored 23 points and made two free throws with 18.3 seconds left that proved to be the difference as No. 24 Oklahoma beat short-handed No. 5 Texas 80-79. Texas rallied from 11 down in the second half despite foul trouble that reduced the Longhorns to five scholarship players by the end. Reaves scored Oklahoma’s final six points. Elijah Harkless scored 13 and Umoja Gibson had 12 for the Sooners. Kai Jones scored 15 to lead Texas.

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