Texas basketball is in a golden age as a program, having extended its school-record run to 13 straight NCAA Tournament appearances. That streak has been led by many of the most memorable players in the history of a program whose track record for producing top-level talent stretches back more than 60 years.
Austin has developed into one of the leading stopover destinations for early entry-bound future pros, and this year’s team was no exception. Standout junior J’Covan Brown is headed for this June’s draft after becoming the second Longhorn ever to lead the Big 12 in scoring.
Herein, a closer look at Brown and the rest of the 50 greatest stars in Texas’ hoops history.