McCoy fought off flu effects in 2nd half

Updated: September 21, 2009, 5:47 PM ET
Associated Press

AUSTIN, Texas -- A kiddie drink and an old lunch-box standard got Colt McCoy through a tough win over Texas Tech.

The senior quarterback for No. 2 Texas had the flu last week, causing him to miss a day of practice and kept him out of most drills. By Saturday night, he said he was still not feeling 100 percent while the Longhorns staggered to a 10-3 halftime lead.

But a halftime spent downing peanut butter and jelly sandwiches and slugging back Pedialyte, a children's hydration ...

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