29 Sep

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Five Questions – Kansas

Hassan Ridgeway and Cedric Reed swarm a Kansas player (Photo: courtesy Texasports.com).

Hassan Ridgeway and Cedric Reed swarm a Kansas player (Photo: courtesy Texasports.com).

 

By Steve Habel/Associate Editor

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Years from now, when fans recall Texas’ 23-0 win over Kansas during Charlie Strong’s first season at the helm, they’ll remember that Texas won a contest when it needed to the most.

A win is a win, even if it’s an ugly one against a team that spent more time beating itself during a picture-perfect afternoon at Memorial Stadium in Lawrence, Kan.

The Longhorns found a way to take advantage of Kansas’ many mistakes, including four interceptions by the Jayhawks’ sophomore quarterback Montell Cozart. The Texas defense made

 

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