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Rivals begin week with distinct goals

Updated: October 19, 2009, 11:25 AM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

AUSTIN, Texas -- Texas fans ushered in the unofficial kickoff to Red River Rivalry week with chants of "Beat OU" moments after Texas' 38-14, closer-than-expected victory over Colorado on Saturday.

Longhorns coach Mack Brown had a case of déjà vu, recalling that last season Texas beat Colorado by the same score before defeating No. 1 Oklahoma the following weekend.

But Texas was up 28-0 in that game. No such luck Saturday. In fact, it took some big plays by the defense and special ...

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