AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Rodney Terry held Texas together in crisis. Then he took the Longhorns on their deepest NCAA Tournament run in 15 years.
His reward: Texas removed the “interim” tag from his title and made him the full-time head coach.
“I felt confident the whole time to be honest with you," Terry said Tuesday at his news conference, where the former assistant was introduced as head coach. "I’d prepared my whole life for this opportunity.”