Texas' opener has just gone to halftime with the Longhorns on top of FAU, 28-10. The Owls scored on a 20-yard TD pass from Rusty Smith to Rob Housler with 1:50 left in the second quarter.
Some key halftime numbers: Texas QB Colt McCoy has completed 18-of-19 passes, for 160 yards and 2 TDs. The Longhorns have rushed 18 times for 101 yards and 2 TDs. Vondrell McGee (9 carries, 48 yards) has done most of the damage, with TE Blaine Irby (6 catches, 57 yards) emerging as a dependable replacement for departed Jermichael Finley.
_ Jimmy Burch