In the final regular season game of the year, Texas found themselves in desperate need of a win as they sit firmly on the tournament bubble. The Longhorns fought 20th ranked West Virginia into overtime and were able to come away with an 87-79 win. Kerwin Roach and Matt Coleman led the way for UT, both scoring 22 points.

That means Texas finishes the regular season with an 18-13 overall record and 8-10 in Big 12 play.