That includes UT. Under NCAA rules, host teams don’t play at their own arena, but the 16-17 Longhorns won’t be in the tournament at all this season, breaking a streak of fourteen consecutive appearances for head coach Rick Barnes. (Before the season’s final home game against Baylor, Mike Finger, who
On Friday the University of Texas at Austin will play host to the NCAA men’s basketball tournament for the first time in eight years. But what you may not see on the court at the Frank Erwin Center is a single team from Texas.