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Five Questions – North Texas

SACKED. Texas defenders DeMarco Cobbs and Mykkele Thompson sack North Texas quarterback Andrew McNulty (Photo: Don Bender).

SACKED. Texas defenders DeMarco Cobbs and Mykkele Thompson sack North Texas quarterback Andrew McNulty (Photo: Don Bender).

Horns Get Stingy on Defense, Rout North Texas In Season Opener

By Steve Habel/Associate Editor

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The brisk warm breeze felt in Austin and across the Lone Star State on Saturday evening might actually have been a collective exhale from the Longhorn faithful as Texas easily beat North Texas 38-7 before a crowd of 93,201 fans at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium.

With the win, the Charlie Strong era on the 40 Acres began 

 

James Schleicher is the publisher of Horns Illustrated magazine. He's also a fifth generation Texan and lifelong Austinite. Follow @HornsIllus twitter to keep up with all things Horns Illustrated.