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Johnson, Dicker lead Texas past Kansas State 22-17

Longhorns defense beats up on Wildcats
K-State Vs Texas
Posted at 5:46 PM, Nov 26, 2021
and last updated 2021-11-26 18:46:35-05

AUSTIN, Tx — Junior Roschon Johnson ran for a career-best 179 yards, Cameron Dicker kicked three field goals, and Texas summoned some uncommonly strong defense to beat Kansas State 22-17.

Texas ended the regular season by snapping a six-game losing streak, its longest since 1956. Johnson, who arrived at Texas as a quarterback but quickly converted to running back, carried 31 times.

He ran for a 9-yard touchdown in the first quarter. Kansas State's Deuce Vaughn, raised in the Austin suburb Round Rock, staged a good show for the family and friends who came to watch him, rushing for 143 yards and a TD.