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A week after being removed Texas quarterback David Ash threw for three touchdowns as the Longhorns defeated No. 20 Texas Tech. The Longhorns withstood the offense of the Red Raiders to claim a 31-22 win. Texas Tech was a 7.5 point favorite entering the game.
The win was the third consecutive win for Texas as they moved to 7-2 overall. (4-2 in Big-12) The loss dropped Texas Tech to 6-3 on the season.
Longhorns receiver Mike Davis had a career-high 165 yards on four catches, one a 75-yarder from Ash in the second quarter. Freshman Johnathan Gray got his second straight 100-yard rushing game for Texas, with 106 yards on 20 carries.
The defense of Texas held up against the offense of Texas Tech. Four times they forced the Red Raiders to field goals.
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The Texas Longhorns are feeling good again.
They've won three in a row, quarterback David Ash is coming off his best game of the season and fan discontent with coach Mack Brown has cooled a bit with a 31-22 win at Texas Tech.
Even the much-maligned defense has a shot of confidence.
How long will it last? Next up for No. 19 Texas (7-2, 4-2 Big 12) is Iowa State (5-4, 2-4),...
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David Ash threw for three touchdowns and 264 yards to lead Texas to a 31-22 victory against No. 20 Texas Tech on Saturday.
Mike Davis had a career-high 165 yards and a career-best two touchdowns on four catches, one a 75-yarder from Ash in the second quarter for the Longhorns (7-2, 4-2 Big 12). It was the third straight win for the Longhorns and keeps them alive in the Big 12 race...
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) -- David Ash threw for three touchdowns and 264 yards to lead Texas to a 31-22 victory against No. 20 Texas Tech on Saturday.
Mike Davis had a career-high 165 yards on four catches, one a 75-yarder from Ash in the second quarter for the Longhorns (7-2, 4-2 Big 12). It was the third straight win for the Longhorns and keeps them alive in the Big 12 race.
Say what you will about the 2012 Texas Longhorns, but more often than not, they've found a way to come through in the clutch.
LUBBOCK — If you were to refer to the Texas Longhorns win over Texas Tech, in baseball terms, it would be a complete game. The offense (426 total yards), the defense (held Tech to 36% 3rd-down efficiency), and special teams (blocked FG, 42-yard FG by Fera) all chipped in to defeat the Red Raiders, 31-22 [...]
Texas continued its on-again, off-again relationship with being a decent football team on Saturday, getting a needed win over Texas Tech.
The Longhorns bounced back from a string of dismal performances in recent weeks to put together a solid all-around performance in Lubbock.
Quarterback David Ash shook off his struggles of a week ago versus Kansas to complete 11 of 19 passes...