Longhorns send Red Raiders to first loss

Longhorns send Red Raiders to first loss

Vince Young threw for 239 yards, two touchdowns and ran for another to lead the No. 2 Texas Longhorns to a 52-17 win over the No. 10 Texas Tech Red Raiders on Saturday.

The Longhorns came into this one as 17-point favorites and made good on covering the spread. The game’s combined score just made it OVER the posted total (68).

Billy Pittman had three catches for 139 yards and a pair of touchdowns in the win. Selvin Young rushed for two touchdowns, while Henry Melton and Chris Ogbonnaya had a touchdown each on the ground for the Longhorns.

Cody Hodges completed 42-of-64 passes for 370 yards and threw touchdowns to Joel Filani and Taurean Henderson in the loss for the Red Raiders.