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Defense dominant in win over Cal

The Longhorns' defense produced five turnovers in the Holiday Bowl win

Updated: December 29, 2011, 5:10 AM ET
By Carter Strickland | HornsNation

SAN DIEGO -- What a difference a month doesn't make.

Anemic offense. Outstanding defense.

Yep, that was Texas for most of the second half of the season. And that was Texas against Cal in the Bridgepoint Education Holiday Bowl.

So it was no surprise that this game against Cal offered few surprises. OK, there were a couple. The 21-10 win makes eight for the Longhorns. And as Mack Brown said, "There is a huge difference between 8-5 and 7-6."

There ...

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