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Buechele, defense lead Texas past winless Baylor 38-7

Sophomore quarterback Shane Buechele got his third start of the season in the Texas football team's 38-7 win at Baylor, in which he completed 27 of his 34 passes to 10 different receivers (photo courtesy of texassports.com).

By Steve Habel/Senior Editor

WACO, Texas — Winning is tough in college football. Winning on the road, no matter the opponent, is even tougher.

Given those parameters, there was a lot to like about Texas’ walk-in-the-park 38-7 victory Saturday over hapless (and winless) Baylor on a cool and sunny afternoon at McLane Stadium.

A crowd of 45,656 was on hand as the Longhorn defense continued to

Steve Habel is a senior contributing writer for Horns Illustrated. He has covered Texas sports since 1989 and was this magazine’s senior editor for 24 years. You can follow him on twitter @stevehabel .