Longhorns Down Iowa State 37-14 - Match Report
|Longhorns Down Iowa State 37-14 - Match Report|
Iowa State was unable to slow down Jaxon Shipley, who produced 141 receiving yards as the Longhorns defeated the Cyclones 37-14 on Saturday.
Texas won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 8.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 47.5.
David Ash completed 7 of 12 pass attempts for 145 yards for the Longhorns in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
James White rushed for 64 yards for Iowa State, while Shontrelle Johnson added 47 yards. Steele Jantz threw for 251 yards for the Cyclones, while receivers Darius Reynolds and Chris Young had 70 and 41 yards respectively.
Iowa State was outgained by Texas 400-380 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-19 by the Cyclones.
The time of possession battle favored Texas as their offense was on the field for 30:41, longer than the 29:19 of their opponents.
Texas heads into a Week 6 battle against Oklahoma. Iowa State, meanwhile, will have their next action against Baylor.