The Longhorns could be in some trouble without dominant big man Cameron Ridley, who broke his foot in practice on Sunday

The Longhorns will try to extend their winning streak to 7 games when they host UConn tonight at 8 p.m.

Per UT:

Texas (8-3) vs. Connecticut (8-3)

Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2015 - 8 p.m. Central

Frank Erwin Center (16,540) - Austin, Texas

GameDay Quick Facts
• Television: The game will be televised nationally by ESPN2. Jon Sciambi (pxp) and Fran Fraschilla (analyst) will call the action.
• Radio: The Longhorn IMG Radio Network broadcast every UT game on the statewide network. Craig Way (pxp) and Eddie Oran (analyst) will call the action. Check for a listing of affiliates carrying the game. 
• Series: UConn leads, 5-3. Last meeting: Texas 55-54 (Nov. 30, 2014; Storrs).


• CARDIAC HORNS: Texas has won two of its last three games on buzzer beaters entering Tuesday's contest vs. UConn. Javan Felix hit a jumper as time expired to beat #3/3 North Carolina (Dec. 12), while Isaiah Taylor hit a floater with 1.1 seconds left to lift the Horns to victory at Stanford (Dec. 19).

• TAYLOR'S BIG NIGHT: Junior point guard Isaiah Taylor had a night to remember in the win at Stanford. Taylor posted a game-high 26 points (11-of-17 FG) and six assists in 38 minutes and hit the game-winning floater with 1.1 seconds left. He leads the team in scoring (14.7 ppg), assists (5.1 apg) and minutes (28.0 mpg) this season.

William Wilkerson,

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