Texas quarterback Tyrone Swoopes breaks away for a touchdown in the fourth quarter to give the Longhorns the lead 37-35 against Notre Dame at Royal-Memorial Stadium on Sunday September 4, 2016. JAY JANNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN

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Texas wins: Tyrone Swoopes scores to beat Notre Dame in 2OT

Posted September 4th, 2016


It’s finally over.

Texas completed its upset of No. 10-ranked Notre Dame, beating the Fighting Irish 50-47 in double overtime in front of a record crowd Sunday night at Royal-Memorial Stadium.

Tyrone Swoopes scored the winning touchdown on a 6-yard touchdown run, after Notre Dame had to settle for a field goal on its drive in the second overtime period.


Note: This post has been updated to correct the final score of the game.

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