Both Texas and Texas Tech got big wins in their return to the hardwood. The 17th-ranked Longhorns crushed Arkansas-Pine Bluff 63-31 in Austin. Tre Mitchell led the way with 14 points as Texas improved to 7-and-2. Meanwhile, the 24th-ranked Red Raiders fended off Arkansas State for a 75-62 win. Kevin McCullar scored a game-high 21 points to lead Texas Tech, which improved to 8-and-1. Elsewhere, Texas A&M had its game canceled due to COVID-19 issues with Tulane.