It looks like Texas QB Colt McCoy is emerging as the difference-maker in the team's season opener. McCoy just threw his second TD pass of the night, a 9-yarder to Jordan Shipley, to cap an 80-yard TD march.
Texas leads Florida Atlantic, 21-3, with 9:01 left in the second quarter. McCoy, at this point, is 12-for-12 for 107 yards, including the two TDs.
Of course, Texas also held a 21-3 lead at one point in last year's season opener before limping home with a 21-13 victory over Arkansas State. So this thing is a long way from over ...
_ Jimmy Burch