- Carter Strickland, Reporter, HornsNation
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Each week, HornsNation will update how Texas players mentioned on preseason award watch lists fared in their most recent game. Here is what transpired in the game against Oklahoma:
CB Quandre Diggs, So.: Paul Hornung Award, CFPA Special Teams
Diggs scooped up a blocked extra point and ran it back for two points. He had two tackles.
DE Alex Okafor, Sr.: Hendricks, Walter Camp, Lombardi, Chuck Bednarik Award, CFPA Defensive Award
Okafor had three tackles and one tackle for loss.
DE Jackson Jeffcoat, Jr.: Hendricks, Lombardi, Chuck Bednarik Award, CFPA Defensive Award
Jeffcoat tore his pectoral muscle and had to leave the game after 40 plays. He is out for the season.
RB Malcolm Brown, So.: Maxwell, Preseason All-Big 12 Team, Preseason All-Big 12 Team
Brown was out with a sprained ankle.
S Kenny Vaccaro, Sr.
Vaccaro had nine tackles.
OL Mason Walters, Jr.: Outland, Lombardi
Walters and the offensive line struggled in run-blocking as Texas only had 74 yards rushing and two first-half first downs.
LB Jordan Hicks, Jr.: Lombardi
Hicks was injured and did not play.
CB Carrington Byndom, Jr.: CFPA Defensive Award
Byndom had an interception returned for a touchdown and 10 tackles.
WR D.J. Monroe, Sr.: CFPA Special Teams
Monroe had one kickoff return for 17 yards.
TE D.J. Grant, Sr.: CFPA Offensive Awards
Grant had two catches for 18 yards.
WR Mike Davis, Jr.: Biletnikoff
Davis had five ctaches for 89 yards including a 44-yard touchdown.