Cokie Reed enrolled at the University of Texas as a basketball player but will leave as a proud graduate.
On Monday, the Longhorns senior promised not to cry when she’s introduced Tuesday night to the Erwin Center home crowd for the final time, on Texas’ senior night.
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West Virginia at Texas, 7:30 p.m., LHN, 1300
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About this game: McGee-Stafford on Monday was named the Big 12’s freshman of the week for the sixth time, after averaging 15 points and nine rebounds against Oklahoma State and TCU. With two blocked shots against West Virginia, she would set a school freshman record, passing Retha Swindell, who had 69 blocks in the 1976 season. … In Saturday’s 64-58 loss at OSU, Rodrigo became the sixth UT freshman with 100 assists, the first since Carla Cortijo (2006-07). … Texas (11-17, 4-13 in Big 12) has an 0-2 series record against West Virginia, including a 53-49 loss Jan. 9 in Morgantown. … Before a record home crowd of 13,447, WVU (17-11, 9-8) was beaten by top-ranked Baylor 80-49 Saturday as Brittney Griner collected a triple-double — 28 points, 10 rebounds, 10 blocked shots. … Caldwell scored 14 points in defeat, the 12th time she has led the team in scoring.