Texas Defeats Oregon State 31-27 - Recap
|Texas Defeats Oregon State 31-27 - Recap|
The Longhorns were Alamo Bowl winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Beavers by a score of 31-27 at Alamodome.
The Longhorns were a 3-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 56.5.
David Ash completed 21 of 33 pass attempts for 241 yards for the Longhorns in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Beavers defense.
Storm Woods rushed for 118 yards for Oregon State, while Markus Wheaton added 26 yards. Cody Vaz threw for 194 yards for the Beavers, while receivers Connor Hamlett and Markus Wheaton had 70 and 37 yards respectively.
Oregon State lost the offensive yardage battle to Texas 358-297 yards in Saturday's game. Oregon State had more first downs as that total ended up 21-16.
Texas lost the time of possession battle 30:58/29:02, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.