The Kansas men's basketball team overcame an 11-point second-half deficit, rallying to take a 64-59 victory over Texas on Saturday afternoon in Austin, Texas.
With KU up 62-59, Texas' Julien Lewis missed a three from the corner with 13 seconds left that would have tied it, and KU's Travis Releford came away with the defensive rebound before he was fouled.
The senior made two free throws with seven seconds left to put the game away for good.
Texas' biggest advantage came at the 15:22 mark of the second half, as Jonathan Holmes put in a jumper to make it 42-31.
KU retook the lead with 4:13 left on a fastbreak dunk by Ben McLemore that made it 54-53.
McLemore led KU with 16 points on 6-for-10 shooting. Jeff Withey added 14 points and nine rebounds, while Releford chipped in 12 points.
KU (16-1) will travel to play at Kansas State at 7 p.m. Tuesday.
KU overcomes an 11-point second-half deficit to improve to 16-1.
Self calls another timeout.
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