• OU has three players ranked in the top 10 in rebounding in the Big 12: Christian James (sixth, 7.3), Brady Manek (eighth, 6.7) and Kristian Doolittle (10th, 6.3).,• James failed to record a double-double in his first 104 collegiate games, but has produced at least 10 points and 10 rebounds in six of his 14 games since.,• James failed to produce a double-double in his first 104 collegiate games but has produced at least 10 points and 10 boards in six of the 13 games since.,• With an average of 16.3 points per game, James is fourth in the Big 12 scoring race.,• By scoring 20 points on Jan. 16 against Kansas State, James became the 45th Sooner to eclipse 1,000 points in an Oklahoma uniform (eighth in the Lon Kruger era).

It was important for him to improve his ball handling, considering that he will likely be playing point guard a lot more at William & Mary than he did at Severn.,William & Mary Men’s Basketball Coach Tony Shaver loves the attitude Owens has shown in preparing to play at the next level.,Owens, who carried a 3.2 grade point average, chose William & Mary because he has the opportunity to earn significant playing time as a freshman.,What a senior year Owens, a four-year varsity starter, had at Severn.,Keith appreciated how many points Owens scored for his program, but he valued the time the senior put in working with the younger Admirals just as much.

Fenves reached an agreement with TCU athletic director Chris Del Conte to become the new vice president for intercollegiate athletics at UT, two sources told the American-Statesman on Saturday.,Del Conte, 49, will have final oversight of men’s and women’s athletics at Texas.,Five TCU coaches have won national coach of the year honors, and the football, baseball and men’s tennis teams have won Big 12 titles.,Del Conte was at Rice at the same time current UT football coach Tom Herman and baseball coach David Pierce were there as assistants, so he’s already familiar with some Texas coaches.,The post ‘The ultimate opportunity’: TCU’s Chris Del Conte leaving Fort Worth to lead Texas athletics appeared first on Hook on Bevo Beat is free and unlimited.