Augustin boosted with help from Texas exes
Mar 13, 2008 | Posted by: A liberal dose | Full story: A liberal dose
“He's a ferocious competitor. I just know in my two years of watching him play, I think he's unbelievable.”
Royal Ivey calls Texas point guard D.J. Augustin the head of the snake.
'Where he goes, they go,' the former Longhorn and veteran member of the 2003 Final Four team said.
Ivey, now with the Milwaukee Bucks, has more than a passing interest in the Star-Telegram's Big 12 most valuable player in what has been to date a banner Big 12 season.
He along with Texas' former national player of the year T.J. Ford of the Toronto Raptors spent countless hours with Augustin and other Longhorns this summer in the Cooley Pavilion practice gym working on their games, passing on the subtleties of their trade. Read more
Needs to practice what he preaches.