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Another second-half surge for Texas

After starting slowly, the Longhorns rallied behind tough running and a stout defense

Updated: September 11, 2011, 7:25 PM ET
By Carter Strickland | HornsNation

AUSTIN, Texas -- Texas wasn't supposed to start slowly.

[+] EnlargeTexas' David Ash
AP Photo/Eric GayQuarterback David Ash provided a spark running the ball and on an option pass.

That was the mantra for the week. Everywhere you turned, every other word out of players' and coaches' mouths was about starting fast.

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