Texas's #7 Shane Buechele tries to get away from Kansas's #2 Dorance Armstrong during the first half in Lawrence, Kansas on Saturday, November 19, 2016. DEBORAH CANNON / AMERICAN-STATESMAN

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Texas QB Shane Buechele returns to game after suffering neck injury

Posted November 19th, 2016


Texas quarterback Shane Buechele returned to the field after suffering an injury during the second quarter against Kansas.

He was taken to the locker room for evaluation, but returned to the sideline and was seen warming up. Texas confirmed that Buechele had been diagnosed with a strained neck.

Buechele was down for several minutes after taking a hit after a short run. Tyrone Swoopes replaced him for one drive and lost a fumble that Kansas recovered.

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