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Are both Oklahoma and Texas football programs headed in the same direction?

Posted October 9th, 2017

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The Red River rivalry week is here. Texas and Oklahoma will square off for the 112th time at the Cotton Bowl on Saturday. After Texas’ win over Kansas State on Saturday, the Longhorns finally find themselves with a winning record this year. After starting out the season 4-0, Oklahoma suffered an upset loss to Iowa State on Saturday – the same Cyclones team Tom Herman’s squad dispatched a couple of weeks ago. Hookem.com’s Brian Davis why this week’s game week now looks totally unpredictable.

Hemphill-Mapps climbs into UT’s record books

Redshirt-freshman Reggie Hemphill-Mapps paced a deep receiving corps in UT’s 40-34 win at Royal-Memorial Stadium. He had 121 receiving yards, but it was his 12 receptions that stood out on the stat sheet. Those 12 catches set a school record for freshmen.

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5 key plays to Texas’ win over Kansas State

Hookem.com’s Danny Davis puts together his five key plays from the game on Saturday that were key to the Longhorns’ win. A couple turnovers are featured in his list, along with the work of one Texas running back.

Ehlinger named freshman of the week

After leading Texas to the win over Kansas State on Saturday, Texas freshman quarterback Sam Ehlinger was named CBS Sports’ national freshman of the week. “For a first-year player, his confidence is through the roof and the rest of the team feeds off of it,” the website said.

Texas-Kansas State recap:

Game recap: Texas 40, Kansas State 34 (2OT): Longhorns pushing their way to Big 12 forefront

Texas notebook: New-look offensive line makes a statement for Longhorns

Third and Longhorns: Inside Texas 40, Kansas State 34

What Tom Herman said after Texas beat Kansas State 40-34 in double overtime

Our 4 Texas-Kansas State pregame questions — answered

Texas 40, Kansas State 34: The expanded boxscore

Texas quarterback Sam Ehlinger (#11) picks up a block from center Terrell Cuney (#51) during a double-overtime win over Kansas State (Nick Wagner/American-Statesman)

Highlights:

WATCH: Texas RB Chris Warren III pushes across game-winning touchdown in double OT

WATCH: Texas QB Sam Ehlinger finds Jerrod Heard for touchdown on 1st play of OT against Kansas State

WATCH: Texas S DeShon Elliott makes 5th INT of season late against K-State

WATCH: Texas QB Sam Ehlinger finds RB Chris Warren III for 33-yard touchdown

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