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Colt McCoy threw three touchdown passes Saturday in second-ranked Texas's 41-10 victory over Wyoming. McCoy was 30-for-47 passing for 337 yards.
Texas quarterback Colt McCoy will return for his senior season with the Longhorns, the Heisman Trophy candidate said Monday. I'm not going anywhere, McCoy told the Austin (Texas) American-Statesman. Texas finished one spot shy of the BCS title game, having finished the regular season ranked third in the BCS rankings.
Colt McCoy passed for two touchdowns and ran for two more Thursday, powering fourth-ranked Texas to an easy 49-9 pasting of archrival Texas A&M. By accounting for four scores, McCoy bolstered his Heisman Trophy chances.
Alabama held the top spot in this week's Bowl Championship Series poll but Texas Tech's loss Saturday opened the No. 2 spot for Texas and Oklahoma took No. 3. The Crimson Tide (.9872) had a bye week but still retained the top BCS ranking and is the only major conference team without a loss.
The University of Texas has given a contract extension to defensive coordinator Will Muschamp that will lead to his eventually being head football coach. Texas Athletics Director DeLoss Dodds announced the extension Tuesday and indicated the 37-year-old Muschamp will some day succeed 57-year-old Longhorns Coach Mack Brown. This is a plan that has been enthusiastically agreed to by Mack Brown, President (William) Powers and the Board of Regents, Dodds said.
Colt McCoy passed for 391 yards and two touchdowns Saturday, powering the top-ranked Texas Longhorns to a 28-24 win over eighth-ranked Oklahoma State.
Austin, TX (Sports Network) - Colt McCoy threw two touchdown passes and ran for two more scores, as the top-ranked Texas Longhorns bested the 11th- ranked Missouri Tigers, 56-31.
Cody Johnson scored three times Saturday, keying fifth-ranked Texas' 45-35 upset of No. 1 Oklahoma in the 103rd Red River Rivalry at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas. All of his touchdowns came on short runs in the red zone, two in the fourth quarter.
Dallas, TX (Sports Network) - Colt McCoy directed a pair of fourth-quarter drives that ended in short scoring runs by Cody Johnson, as fifth-ranked Texas captured the 103rd edition of the Red River Rivalry with a 45-35 victory over No. 1 Oklahoma at the Cotton Bowl.