The Texas Longhorns lead the Iowa St. Cyclones at halftime, 34-0, on a couple of long touchdown passes and alert special team plays. Quarterback David Ash threw touchdown passes of 48 yards and 40 yards to Mike Davis and Jaxon Shipley after getting off to a slow start. Ash is 4-of-8 for 113 yards, while Case McCoy has seen limited time on the field.
The Longhorns special teams were alert on a late second-quarter punt by Iowa State. The punt came at the Cyclones' own 27-yard line and went just seven yards. Josh Turner returned the ball 34 yards for a touchdown. Kicker Justin Tucker added two field goals in the first quarter.
Malcolm Brown leads the Longhorns with 34 yards on the ground, but Foswhitt Whittaker has the 16-yard touchdown run.
For Iowa State, quarterback Steele Jantz has put the ball in the air 22 times, connected on 12 of them and put one in the hands of the Longhorns. Are the Cyclones ready to withstand the Longhorns in the second half?
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