Scout Premium Content

McClellan Powers Longhorns Past Bulldogs

McClellan Powers Longhorns Past Bulldogs

On a night when the Longhorns couldn't seem to buy buckets, Sheldon McClellan bulled his way to the line and earned them the hard way, willing Texas to a 55-53 victory over Fresno State in the Longhorns' basketball season opener.

McClellan's night from the free throw line — he went 14-14 — propelled him to 20 points despite a 3-of-10 night from the floor, including an 0-for-4 string from the three-point line. But McClellan was hardly the only Longhorn who struggled to find his range. As a team, Texas shot just 36.7 percent from the floor and 1-for-13 from three. Perhaps some of that could be attributed to the Longhorns... Recommended Stories

Up Next

Fresno State missed a halfcourt shot in final second as the Bulldogs fell 55-53 loss at No. 24 Texas…