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Game Three Snapshot: Texas football heads west to face USC

Running back Chris Warren broke the 100-yard rushing mark for the fifth time in the Longhorns' victory over San Jose State (photo courtesy of texassports.com).

By Steve Habel/Senior Editor

AUSTIN, Texas — Here are a few of the things worth watching from the Longhorns in their first road game of the season ... and it’s a doozy, against fourth-ranked Southern California. The contest kicks off at 7:30 p.m. CDT Saturday at the sold-out Los Angeles Memorial Colisuem:

NOTES, QUOTES, PLAYERS TO WATCH

• Either sophomore Shane Buechele (who passed for 375 yards and two touchdowns and ran for another score in a week 1 loss to Maryland) or true freshman

The Habe is Steve Habel, Horns Illustrated’s senior editor. He was the magazine’s first staff member, in 1994, and has covered Texas sports ever since. You can follow him on twitter @stevehabel .