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Swoopes has career day, but Texas falls to Oklahoma, 31-26

DALLAS Tyrone Swoopes grew up. That was the consensus among the quarterback's coaches and teammates after Texas' 31-26 loss to Oklahoma. Swoopes nearly engineered an unlikely comeback, carrying the offense on a couple of fourth-quarter touchdown drives before time ran out on the Longhorns in the Red River Showdown. "I think that's big-time for someone just starting his career at the Cotton Bowl," said John Harris, who was on the receiving end of Swoopes' two scoring passes. In his fifth start, Swoopes completed 27 of 44 passes for 334 yards and two touchdowns. Those numbers, along with his 50 rushing yards, are career highs. His only real fault was a...

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