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BOTTOM LINE: No. 8 Texas hosts Northern Colorado in an early season matchup. Northern Colorado easily beat Colorado College by 40 at home on Monday. Texas lost 86-74 at Gonzaga on Saturday.
TEAM LEADERS: Texas’ Timmy Allen has averaged 13 points and six rebounds while Marcus Carr has put up 10.5 points and four assists. For the Bears, Daylen Kountz has averaged 17.3 points and 5.5 rebounds while Matt Johnson II has put up 12.3 points and 4.3 rebounds.DOMINANT DAYLEN: Kountz has connected on 23.1 percent of the 13 3-pointers he’s attempted and has gone 3 for 10 over the last three games. He’s also converted 75 percent of his foul shots this season.