Texas quarterback Shane Buechele looks to pass in the first quarter against Notre Dame at Royal-Memorial Stadium on Sunday September 4, 2016. The Longhorns scored on their opening drive. JAY JANNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN

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WATCH: Texas takes the lead on a QB sneak by Shane Buechele

Posted September 4th, 2016

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After a lengthy drive that featured both Texas quarterbacks, the Longhorns took a 14-7 lead on No. 5 Notre Dame.

Shane Buechele scored the first rushing touchdown of his Longhorns career, sneaking in from 1 yard out to finish off a 16-play, 88-yard drive.

Tyrone Swoopes also featured prominently during the march to pay dirt, but it was the freshman Buechele who led the Longhorns through the red zone.

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So far that’s two touchdowns — one passing, one rushing — for the young quarterback.

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