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While No. 13 Oklahoma State will have a new starting quarterback in its road opener, the team is hoping for the same outstanding performance from its improved defense. J.W. Walsh takes over under center and looks to lead the Big 12 favorites to their 14th victory in 15 nonconference games Saturday when they visit Texas-San Antonio for the first time at the Alamodome. Although senior Clint Chelf has started the last six games for the Cowboys and earned Heart of Dallas Bowl MVP honors last season, Gundy named Walsh the No. 1 quarterback after the sophomore's performance in a 21-3 victory over Mississippi State in last Saturday's opener. "I think he just brought a spark to our team," said Gundy, whose squad has won 13 of 14 nonleague contests - including the postseason - by an average of 27.5 points. "I felt like there was a lift when he came in, for whatever reason." Chelf completed 3 of 6 passes for 11 yards in two series before giving way to Walsh, who went 18 for 27 for 135 yar...
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