Posted November 10, 2013 on
Texas overcame a 10-point second-half deficit at West Virginia Saturday night, pulling out a 47-40 overtime win when Steve Edmond intercepted Paul Millard's fourth-down pass.
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The Texas Longhorns are starting to put together a who's who list of injured players.
And as much as the Longhorns (7-2, 6-0 in Big 12) miss what the injured players have given Texas on the field, the intangibles the injured players provide has also been tough to replace.
That's especially the case with the newest Longhorns lost for the season running back Johnathan Gray...
The Texas Longhorns won in overtime at West Virginia Saturday night 47-40, but lost two starters for the season. Sophomore running back Johnathan Gray suffered a torn achilles tendon that will require surgery.
Gray had 159 rushes for 780 yds. and four touchdowns for the year. He had been on pace to become the first Longhorn running back to gain over 1000 yds. since Jamaal Charles...
In a tough blow to Texas' Big 12 title hopes, the Longhorns lost senior DT Chris Whaley and leading rusher Johnathan Gray for the season with injuries.
The Texas Longhorns will travel to play against the West Virginia Mountaineers in a Big-12 match-up on Saturday.
Texas (6-2) recently hired a new athletic director which has only further led to speculation that we are watching the last series of Longhorn games under Mack Brown. West Virginia (4-5) will be looking up pull even at .500 with a win on Saturday.
Coverage of the game between...
Case McCoy threw a 2-yard touchdown pass in overtime and Texas linebacker Steve Edmond then intercepted West Virginia's Paul Millard in the end zone on fourth down to give the Longhorns a 47-40 win over the Mountaineers on Saturday night.
Texas (7-2, 6-0 Big 12) maintained sole possession of first place in the conference over No. 5 Baylor.
The Longhorns sent the game into overtime...