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Football

Texas Wrecks Tech
Inside Texas
LUBBOCK, TEX. -- The Red Raiders took Texas to the brink, but the Longhorns pulled out the win on a chilly Saturday night on the wind-swept plains of West Texas, 35-31.

Photo Gallery - Texas Tech
Inside Texas
Exclusive photos from the Longhorns' win over Texas Tech.

Anatomy of a Comeback
Inside Texas
There is no sure-fire formula for coming from behind to win football games. Or is there? Two months into the season, the 2006 Texas team appears to have discovered the secret potion, the genie in the bottle, the magic mojo combination of luck, timing and talent that every player, coach and fan would love to grasp forever.

Upon Further Review...
Inside Texas
Inside Texas' Mike Blackwell gives his notes from the Texas-Texas Tech game.

Poll Report: Should have taken the week off...
Inside Texas
Oregon State upset USC on Saturday, causing the Trojans to fall past the Longhorns. But Texas didn't move thanks to a massive jump from a surprising team. Comeback Kids
Inside Texas
Four weeks ago, coach Mack Brown admitted he didn't know if the Longhorns currently had the stuff to battle from behind the way it did when QB Vince Young patented all those fantastic finishes during his Texas tenure. Four straight comebacks later, we have an answer.

Longhorns overtake Texas Tech with sensational second half
Austin American-Statesman
Comeback from 21-point deficit is second-largest in UT history

COMMENTARY: KIRK BOHLS
Austin American-Statesman
Another week, another heart attack.

McCoy makes successful return to West Texas
Austin American-Statesman
He leads Longhorns to comeback victory.

Horns in 'The Year of Living Dangerously'
Austin American-Statesman
Dangerous Oklahoma State is next up for Texas.

A&M, UT could have meaningful meeting
Dallas Morning News
The last time Texas and Texas A&M met with both teams having one or no losses, it was the halcyon days of 1975. Darrell Royal's 9-1 Longhorns, ranked No. 5, lost to former assistant Emory Bellard's 9-0 Aggies, who came in No. 2.

Texas at No. 7 isn't out of BCS hunt
Dallas Morning News
With No. 1 Ohio State and No. 2 Michigan on a collision course for Nov. 18, third place seems like a good place to be in the Bowl Championship Series standings.

Down, not out: Horns rally past Tech, 35-31
Dallas Morning News
Texas Tech upsetting Texas in Lubbock was starting to look as routine as elections every four years.

Effort, confidence make Mack proud
Dallas Morning News
Despite Texas Tech's big first half, Longhorns remained positive.

Want a rematch? UT gaining on Buckeyes
Dallas Morning News

McCoy's 4 TDs help UT survive fast start by Tech
Houston Chronicle

Football: Longhorns rally for victory in Lubbock against upset-minded Texas Tech
San Antonio Express-News
The goal posts came down at Texas Tech's Jones AT&T Stadium on Saturday night. Just not in the manner the Red Raiders had planned.

Mike Finger: McCoy making name of his own
San Antonio Express-News

Scoreless second half sinks Tech's upset bid
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Texas Tech quarterback Graham Harrell put up yards in his first start against Texas that none of his predecessors did during the Mike Leach era.

Record crowd watches Tech blow big lead
Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Bold decisions on fourth down backfire against Red Raiders
Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Football recruiting:

DeSoto Prospects Sticking Together?
Inside Texas
DeSoto High School in Texas is home to a number of Division I caliber prospects. Their biggest prospect for the class of 2007, linebacker Von Miller, could determine where the elite members of the junior class end up. Defensive end Tony Jerod talked about his recruitment and his close relationship with Miller and running back Cyrus Gray.

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