28 Sep

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Horns Capitalize on Kansas’ Mistakes In Crucial 23-0 Win

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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LAWRENCE, Kan. – Years from now, when it comes down to recalling Texas’ 23-0 win against Kansas Saturday, it likely won’t be a game that’s remembered for anything other than the final score and the fact that the Horns found a way to win a contest that it needed badly.

But a win is a win, even if it’s an ugly one against a team that spent more time beating itself than finding a way to beat Texas on a picture-perfect afternoon at Memorial Stadium in Lawrence.

The Longhorns found a way to take enough advantage of Kansas’s many mistakes, including  


 

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 .