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Texas linebacker Jordan Hicks will miss the rest of the season with an Achilles tendon injury in his left leg and quarterback David Ash is being evaluated for symptoms of a head injury.
Hicks was hurt during the Longhorns' 31-21 victory Saturday night against Kansas State. He was leading the team in tackles with 41.
The senior missed most of last season and took a medical redshirt because of a hip injury. Texas announced Sunday that Hicks would have surgery to repair a ruptured left Achilles tendon.
Ash played only the first half against Kansas State and threw for 166 yards, helping Texas take a 17-7 lead. He had missed the previous game against Mississippi with concussion-like symptoms.
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A Texas official says Longhorns quarterback David Ash is being evaluated for a head injury and won't return in the second half against Kansas State.
Ash missed last week's loss to Mississippi with concussion-like symptoms but returned Saturday night. He threw for 166 yards - including a 63-yard touchdown strike - and ran for 27 yards in helping Texas build a 17-7 lead.
Junior weakside linebacker Jordan Hicks suffered a torn Achilles during the Longhorns' 31-21 win over Kansas State on Saturday. He is out for the year.
David Ash tries to throw a pass away, but an staffer not paying attention gets a little gift to the dome. See the GIF below:
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Texas Longhorns quarterback David Ash hit an unidentified man in the head on the Kansas State sideline with an errant pass during Saturday night's game.
You can't blame Mack Brown for that one.
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Some news and notes from Texas HC Mack Brown on the weekly Big 12 Teleconference after his team snapped a decade long losing streak Saturday night in a 31-21 home win over the Kansas State Wildcats.
On the Defense:
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ESPN’s Sportscenter may want you to think that this play should be included in their NOT Top 10 list. This should be included in the Top 10 Boss Moments because when Texas quarterback David Ash threw this ball away and drilled a K-State staffer in the face he took it like a champ.
Dude, barely uncrossed his arms which he only did to readjust his sunglasses. Boss.
This pass by Texas quarterback David Ash missed its target… Or did it?
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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Johnathan Gray rushed for 141 yards and two touchdowns, David Ash threw a 63-yard touchdown pass and Texas beat Kansas State 31-21 Saturday night in the Big 12 opener for both teams.
Gray became Texas' first 100-yard rusher on the season and Texas' defense, pushed around in two consecutive losses, put up a solid and energetic performance, forcing three...
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