While Case McCoy will start for now, expect to see multiple quarterbacks used against UCLA.
Once again starting slowly, and being forced to make a quarterback change, Texas showed again it is capable of surging in the second half.
After benching Garrett Gilbert, Texas played a game of three-card Monte with Case McCoy and David Ash rotating to lead the Longhorns to a win over BYU.
Against Rice, Texas' offense had yet to show what it was capable of. The 8-play, 99-yard scoring drive turned the game and gave a glimpse of the Longhorns potential.
Texas quarterback Garrett Gilbert showed flashes of his abilities against Rice, but it's the small things that still need work.
Texas arrived fashionably late to its 2011 coming out party. But a second-half surge and decent night from Garrett Gilbert gave the Longhorns the win.
By being vocal with teammates and focusing on executing the offense, Garrett Gilbert earned a second chance as Texas' starting QB.
By showing leadership when it mattered most, Garrett Gillbert keeps his job as Texas' starting quarterback.
In the campaign to be named Texas' starting quarterback, four worthy candidates have thrown their helmets into the ring.