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Saturday, November 15, 2008
Halftime: Texas 14, Kansas 0

By ESPN.com staff
ESPN.com

Posted by ESPN.com's Tim Griffin

Texas defensive coordinator Will Muschamp has got to be hoping that Clemson athletic director Terry Don Phillips and Washington athletic director Scott Woodward have watched the first half of Longhorns' game today against Kansas.

The Texas defense has been magnificent in the first half, limiting Kansas to four first downs and 105 yards to help spark the Longhorns to a 14-0 lead.

Muschamp's unit came up big on two different occasions in the first half, turning away Kansas on fourth down after the Jayhawks had assumed possession in Texas territory. Add a fumble recovery and this one has almost looked like an informercial for Muschamp's future job hopes.

Other things I've noticed in the first half, from the overstuffed comfort of my recliner: