After Wednesday night’s win vs. Oklahoma State I’m starting to question my prognostication skills when it comes to this Longhorn squad. And actually, that’s a good thing. If you would have told me that Dogus Balbay would be an MVP of the OSU game while J’Covan Brown was relegated to the pine after a virtuoso performance against Kansas, I would have laughed at you.
That’s what has made this season so fun as opposed to last season—this team can’t be pigeon-holed. The hallmark of a great team is finding different ways to win and Texas is doing just that. From stifling defense to a diversified offense, the Horns are a virtual Rubik’s Cube if you’re trying to scout them. So how are we going to beat the Missouri Tigers? Who will be the MVP this game? Well I’ve got some ideas on that so let’s see how wrong I am this time. First, let’s start with the Tiger personnel. (more…)