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Five questions: Should Herman name a full-time starting quarterback?

The retooled offensive line gave the Longhorns a boost Saturday against Kansas State after injuries have forced coaches to try new combinations up front (photo courtesy of texassports.com).

By Steve Habel, Senior Editor

AUSTIN, Texas — The finish of Texas’ 40-34 double-overtime win Saturday over Kansas Statebefore a crowd of 90,462 at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium may come, once the smoke clears on the 2017 season, to epitomize the sticktoitiveness and dogged attitude that provides the turnaround for the Longhorns’ program.

Maligned and often miscast running back Chris Warren III carried the pile two yards for the deciding touchdown as the Longhorns found a way to out-physical Kansas State and remain one of just two teams that heads to the second weekend in October undefeated in Big 12 Conference action.

Warren was stopped at the 3-yard line on his