Texas Longhorns defensive lineman Malcolm Roach (32) tries to get the safety in the end zone against TCU Horned Frogs quarterback Max Duggan (15) in the second quarter during an NCAA college football game at Amon G. Carter Stadium in Fort Worth, Texas [RICARDO B. BRAZZIELL/AMERICAN-STATESMAN]


FOLLOW LIVE: No. 15 Texas at TCU

Posted October 26th, 2019


The Longhorns are back in action after a nail-biter against Kansas ended on a last second field goal by Cameron Dicker to seal the win for Texas. TCU stands in the way of a winning streak for Texas as they kickoff today at 2:30 pm. For live updates, photos and analysis from the American-Statesman’s Brain Davis, Danny Davis, Kirk Bohls and Cedric Golden, checkout our Gameday page below:


LIVE UPDATES: No. 15 Texas (5-2) at TCU (3-3)




In other news, No.5 Oklahoma is no longer undefeated, losing to Kansas State, 48-41.



The Longhorns got on the board first after a field goal by Dicker.


TCU’s ensuing drive ended quickly after an interception.



But TCU got it right back after intercepting Sam Ehlinger.


Horned Frogs capitalized on the turnover with a game-tying field goal.




After the the first quarter ended tied at 3, the Horned Frogs jumped ahead of the Longhorns with the first touchdown of the game.



The Longhorns answered right back with a 47-yard touchdown from Ehlinger to Devin Duvernay. Ehlinger tied Chris Simms for third all-time in touchdown passes at Texas with 58 on this throw.




Texas got the ball back on ensuing kickoff after a TCU fumble, the Horned Frogs’ second turnover of the game. However, the fumble led to a missed field goal by Dicker.




A back and forth defensive battle finally broke just before the half with Ehlinger throwing his second touchdown pass of the day. He passed Simms for third all-time in touchdown passes at Texas with that throw.




TCU hit a field goal with no time left in the first half to make it a 4-point game at the break.




A fake punt and a 63-yard play helped the Longhorns extend the lead to 20-13 in the third quarter.



TCU responded with a touchdown drive of it’s own to tie the game at 20.




Another Ehlinger interception led to another TCU touchdown, giving the Horned Frogs a 27-20 lead with 4:17 left in the third quarter.



TCU extended its lead with a field goal to make it a 30-20 games early in the fourth. The Longhorns responded with a touchdown, ending a scoring run by TCU.



TCU then put the game away with a touchdown after a long drive.




And a fourth interception of Ehlinger for the exclamation point on a TCU win, 37-27.


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