Photo Gallery - Big XII Championship

The Longhorns had a tough second half on Sunday and faded down the stretch with a combination of poor shooting and costly turnovers. As a result, the Jayhawks pulled away and broke open a close game to cruise to an 80-68 win.

P.J. Tucker slices through traffic in the first half.

Kenton Paulino kept Texas in the game early with three first-half treys.

Daniel Gibson passes the ball inside. Gibson and P.J. Tucker led Texas with four assists each.

P.J. Tucker goes up high for one of his eight rebounds.

LaMarcus Aldridge got in early foul trouble and never really was able to be a factor, finishing with only five points and five rebounds.

Daniel Gibson goes for the steal.

Brad Buckman got this shot to fall for two of his 12 points. Buckman led Texas with nine rebounds.

Kenton Paulino swings the ball into the corner for a teammate.

A.J. Abrams was able to get around the Jayhawk defense on this play, but he also had three costly turnovers.

Rick Barnes gives the officials an earful after a questionable out-of-bounds call.

Brad Buckman fights for position on offense.

Daniel Gibson puts up a floater in the lane. Gibson finished the game 3-12 with only eight points.

P.J. Tucker calls time-out after coming up with a loose ball in the second half.

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