Texas head coach Shaka Smart calls out to his team during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Long Beach State, Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016, in Austin, Texas. Texas won 71-65. (AP Photo/Michael Thomas)

Mack leads Texas past Long Beach

After Eric Davis Jr. finally made some shots and emerged from a season-long slump, teammate Tevin Mack turned to him and said, “Welcome back…