Texas's running back Chris Warren III (25) runs as OSU's Vili Leveni closes in for a tackle at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater, Okla., on Saturday, October 1, 2016. DEBORAH CANNON / AMERICAN STATESMAN

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Texas loses Warren for comeback attempt against Cowboys

Posted October 1st, 2016


Trailing 37-25, Texas was dealt a huge blow ahead of its second half against Oklahoma State.

Texas announced during halftime that sophomore running back Chris Warren III had been sidelined by a knee injury. Warren will not return to the field on Saturday. Warren entered the weekend as Texas’ second-leading rusher, and he earned 106 rushing yards on 10 first-half carries against the Cowboys.

Junior D’Onta Foreman was the leading rusher over Texas’ first three games, and he has run 10 times for 65 yards and a touchdown against Oklahoma State. Senior quarterback Tyrone Swoopes rushed for two touchdowns during the first half, and freshman Kyle Porter gained five yards on his only carry.

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