Posted November 26, 2012 on AP on Fox
Texas is making a change at quarterback, turning from banged-up starter David Ash to Case McCoy to lead the No. 23 Longhorns in their regular-season finale at No. 7 Kansas State. McCoy, who hasn't started since the last game of the 2011 regular season, relieved Ash in a 20-13 loss to TCU on Thanksgiving. While coach Mack Brown called the passing game ''inept'' against TCU, the reason for the quarterback change was a bit murky on Monday: Is it solely because Ash, who has 17 career starts and had been among the top-rated passers in the country early this season, has an unspecified rib injury, or is it because he had a bad game? Ash is listed as ''questionable'' for Saturday. Brown wouldn't say whether Ash would start if he wasn't injured. ''He's not (healthy). We don't get into `ifs' and `whats,''' Brown said. We're trying to figure out what to do with what we've got.'' And Brown hedged wh...
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