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Five Questions – Iowa State

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By Steve Habel/Senior Editor

The plain and simple truth of Texas’ you-had-to-see-it-to-believe-it 24-0 loss to Iowa State Saturday at Jack Trice Stadium is that the Longhorns just didn’t show up. Or maybe they did and were just dressed as the Invisible Man to celebrate Halloween.

Blame it on the lengthy, flood-caused flight delay out of Austin on Friday, or a lack of quality warmup prior to the game, or even the hay-filled breeze that blew across the Iowa Plains. Whatever the reason, the Texas team that beat

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