Return of Robert Williams bolsters future of Aggie basketball
The immediate prospects for Texas A&M hoops got a lot brighter with the news that Robert Williams will play another season in Aggieland. Between Williams and several newcomers, including two point guards, the roster is rounding out nicely for the Aggies.
Robert Williams to return to Texas A&M for sophomore season
Projected as high as seventh in the 2017 NBA Draft, most assumed Aggie freshman sensation Robert Williams would be one-and-done. The Aggies got a dose of needed good news when Williams decided he will return to Texas A&M for another season.
SEC Tournament Thoughts: Vanderbilt 66, Texas A&M 41
Facing one last chance to earn their way into March Madness with a run through the SEC Tournament, the Aggies came out flat and played perhaps their worst game of the year against the Commodores, putting even an NIT bid at risk.
Scouting Report: Texas A&M vs. No. 9 Kentucky
Texas A&M traveled to Kentucky earlier this season and got walloped by 42 points. Now, the Wildcats are coming to College Station, and the Aggies are hoping to turn their fortunes around in a big way. Logan Lee took a look at the matchup.
Five thoughts: Texas A&M 60, Missouri 43
Behind strong performances from Tonny Trocha-Morelos and JC Hampton and steady defense, the Aggies found a way to win another ball game that wasn't pretty. The win improves A&M's NIT chances with the season finale against Kentucky at Reed on tap.
Five Thoughts: Texas A&M 56, Alabama 53
There was nothing pretty about the game the Aggies and Crimson Tide played Saturday at Reed Arena, but with a better second half and solid free throw shooting, A&M found a way to notch the home SEC win.
Locker Room Chat: Tonny Trocha-Morelos on the Alabama win
Tonny Trocha-Morelos came up with the play of the game against Alabama, blocking the Tide's last-gasp three-point attempt with 1.3 seconds remaining. Logan Lee caught up with him after the game to get his thoughts on the win.
Scouting Report: Texas A&M vs. Alabama
Looking at the stat sheet, Texas A&M and Alabama are incredibly similar teams. Both teams depend on solid bench performances to win games and struggle to succeed when only the starters are playing well. Texas A&M will need to exploit its advantage inside to beat the Tide.
Five Thoughts: Arkansas 86, Texas A&M 77
Despite an inspired performance against the Auburn Tigers last weekend, Texas A&M reverted back to its old ways versus Arkansas in Fayetteville. Turnovers once again plagued the Aggies in the loss, and Logan Lee shared his thoughts on the game.
Scouting Report: Texas A&M at Arkansas
In their January meeting at Reed Arena, the Aggies watched an important SEC win slip away as the Razorbacks overcame a 12-point deficit late. Wednesday A&M looks to even the score in what will be a tough road environment.
Five Thoughts: Texas A&M 81, Auburn 62
For the first time in a while, the Aggies turned in a dominant performance that included a tremendous shooting percentage, sound defense and excellent game planning from Coach Billy Kennedy and his staff.
Locker Room Chat: Trocha-Morelos, Eubanks talk big Auburn win
Texas A&M trounced Auburn at Reed Arena on Saturday, waltzing to a 19-point win with ease. Tonny Trocha-Morelos and Kobie Eubanks were both played a large role in the Aggies' offensive explosion. Logan Lee spoke to them after the game.
Scouting Report: Texas A&M vs. Auburn
After running out of gas on Thursday against Vanderbilt, the Aggies face a quick turnaround and a faster and more athletic Tigers team. Billy Kennedy's team will need to show toughness and find some bench production on Saturday.
Five Thoughts: Vanderbilt 72, Texas A&M 67
Looking for a road SEC win at Vandy, the Aggies played well enough to win if the game had just been a little shorter. As it was, they dropped another conference contest marked by too little production from the bench.
Texas A&M guard D.J. Hogg ruled out for season with foot injury
Aggie guard D.J. Hogg has been hampered by a foot injury in recent weeks. Though he attempted to play through the pain, Hogg was ruled out for the remainder of the 2016-2017 season on Thursday.
Scouting Report: Texas A&M at Vanderbilt
In the first meeting with the Commodores this season, Texas A&M struggled to defend Vanderbilt's role players, contain Luke Kornet and score against a zone defense. This time, the Aggies will need to fix those problems and get some help from the bench.
Men's Hoops Thoughts: No. 17 Florida 71, Texas A&M 62
Texas A&M hung with the nationally-ranked Gators on the road, but a lack of speed and a killer mentality caused the Aggies to fall short. Logan Lee provided those thoughts an more in this edition of Men's Basketball Thoughts.