Texas Longhorns defensive back D'Shawn Jamison (17) celebrates a score with Texas Longhorns wide receiver Jordan Pouncey (86) and Texas Longhorns wide receiver Lil'Jordan Humphrey (84) against Kansas State Wildcats in the first half NCAA college football game in Manhattan, Kan, at the Bill Snyder Family Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018. RICARDO B. BRAZZIELL / AMERICAN-STATESMAN

Texas 19, Kansas State 14: The expanded boxscore

Posted September 29th, 2018


A look at how it all happened Saturday:

First quarter

Texas 7, Kansas State 0. D’Shawn Jamison gave UT the early lead with the first touchdown of his college career, a 90-yard punt return that was the fourth-longest in school history. Sam Ehlinger was 9 of 12 in the quarter but missed an easy 65-yard touchdown opportunity to a wide-open Devin Duvernay.

Texas: D’Shawn Jamison 90-yard punt return (Cameron Dicker kick, 5:25)


Second quarter

Halftime: Texas 19, Kansas State 0. One week after a 124-yard day against TCU, Collin Johnson continued his impressive run with a 4-yard touchdown catch. And Dicker added his fifth field goal of the season. The biggest standout of the quarter, though, was defensive end Charles Omenihu; in the span of three plays, he registered two sacks of Delton — the second was a safety. The Wildcats had a chance to score at the end of the half, but failed to punch it in on fourth-and-goal with 2 seconds left.

Texas: Collin Johnson 4-yard pass from Sam Ehlinger (Dicker kick, 14:03)

Texas: Safety (tackle in end zone)

Texas: Dicker 28-yard field goal (7:15)

Third quarter

Texas 19, Kansas State 7. Skylar Thompson replaced Delton as Kansas State’s quarterback. He promptly led the Wildcats to a 10-play drive and their first score. It was the first points the Texas defense had allowed since a third-quarter field goal by TCU last week. That scoreless span lasted 57 minutes, 31 seconds. Dicker missed a 47-yard field goal try; the freshman is now 5 of 8 this season.

Kansas State: Skylar Thompson 7-yard run (Nick McClellan kick, 11:13)

Fourth quarter

Final: Texas 19, Kansas State 14. After cutting Texas’ lead to 19-14, the Wildcats got the ball back with 7 minutes left. But Breckyn Hager blocked a third-down pass and Texas got the ball back with six-and-a-half minutes left. The Longhorns converted two key third downs (a Johnson catch and an Ehlinger run) and rode Keaontay Ingram to close things out.

Kansas State: Alex Barnes 1-yard run (McClellan kick, 9:55)

Team statistics

First downs: Texas 22, Kansas State 17

Rushes-yards: Texas 29-111, Kansas State 37-107

Passing: Texas 228, Kansas State 110

Comp-Att-Int: Texas 30-38-228-0, Kansas State 11-25-110-0

Return Yards: Texas 3-127, Kansas State 5-75

Punts-Avg.: Texas 4-31.8, Kansas State 5-43.8

Fumbles-Lost: Texas 1-0, Kansas State 2-0

Penalties-Yards: Texas 10-104, Kansas State 0-0

Time of Possession: Texas 30:10, Kansas State 27:30

Individual statistics

PASSING: Texas — Ehlinger 29-36-207, 1/0; Watson 1-1-21, 1/0; Humphrey 0-1-0. Kansas State — Thompson 8-18-96, 0/0; Delton 3-7-14, 0/0

RUSHING: Texas — Ingram 10-68, Ehlinger 8-26, Watson 7-24, Young 2-(-3). Kansas State — Barnes 19-80-1, Delton 16-27, Warmack 1-1, Thompson 3-(-1)

RECEIVING: Texas — Duvernay 6-43, Humphrey 5-50, Ingram 5-27, Johnson 4-51-1, Beck 4-26, Ehlinger 2-24, Moore 2-10, Heard 1-11, Jamison 1-(-14). Kansas State — Schoen 5-67, Zuber 5-33, Harris 1-10