Texas Sophmore F P.J. Tucker was ruled academically ineligible today for the remainder of the season. Tucker, currently leading the Longhorns in scoring (13.7 PPG) and rebounds (8 per game), will be sorely misssed, as will freshman center LaMarcus Aldrige, out indefinetly with a hip injury.

No. 11 Texas are down to 8 scholarship players in the run up to Saturday’s visit to no. 18 Oklahoma.