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Lewis boosts Texas past Texas State 84-52
Saturday, Dec 10, 2011

AUSTIN, Texas (AP)—Julien Lewis scored 14 of his 19 points in the second half to help Texas defeat Texas State 84-52 Saturday night.

Sheldon McClellan and Myck Kabongo each scored 13 as Texas (7-2) won its fifth straight game.

Eddie Rios had 11 points for Texas State.

Texas is 40-5 all-time against Texas State and has not lost since 1937.

Texas scored 14 straight points in the first half as part of a 26-4 run and held Texas State (6-3) without a field goal for over 14 minutes to go up 29-10.

Texas State shot 14 percent from the field in the opening half (3 of 22) and trailed 38-19 at halftime.

Texas opened the second half with six 3-pointers, including three from Lewis, to increase its advantage to 56-26 within four minutes.

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 Texas St.
Wesley Davis Wesley Davis
2-5,  8 Pts
6 Rebs, 0 Assists
 Texas
Myck Kabongo Myck Kabongo
4-6,  13 Pts
4 Rebs, 7 Assists

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