Texas junior running back Jamaal Charles, who rushed for 1,619 yards this season, has decided to leave the Longhorns to enter the NFL draft.
Jamaal Charles ran for fourth-quarter touchdowns of 25, 86 and 40 yards to carry No. 17 Texas to a 28-25 win over Nebraska on Saturday, sending the Cornhuskers to their fourth straight loss.
Jamaal Charles has been a threat for Texas, but fumbling problems could blemish his start, writes Tim Griffin in the Big 12 notebook.
Colt McCoy threw 259 yards and two touchdowns and Jamaal Charles scored on a 46-yard run as No. 6 Texas beat UCF 35-32 in the first game at UCF's new on-campus stadium.
Ramonce Taylor accounted for four touchdowns and Jamaal Charles rushed for two first-half scores as the second-ranked Longhorns manhandled Big 12 Conference foe Baylor, 62-0.
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Freshman Jamaal Charles ran for 189 yards and three touchdowns in his first career start to lead No. 2 Texas to a 51-10 win over Rice on Saturday night.
Texas 51, Rice 10