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Brown and Sanders' surprise performances

Injuries caused some frustration for Texas commits at all-star games

Updated: January 9, 2012, 11:38 AM ET
By Max Olson | HornsNation

No program saw more of its verbal commits play in the nation's two biggest all-star games than Texas. A total of 13 of the Longhorns' 24 current pledges competed in the Under Armour All-America Game and U.S. Army All-American Bowl.

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Davide De Pas for ESPN.comConnor Brewer completed on three passes before leaving the Under Armour All-American Game with concussion symptoms.

The results certainly didn't come as expected. Texas' two most high-profile commits were knocked out of their games with injuries, and another shined by switching things up and playing defense.

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