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Pac-12 football: California holds off Texas, 45-44

Pac-12 football: California holds off Texas, 45-44

Jared Goff passed for 268 yards and three touchdowns and visiting California secured a 45-44 victory over Texas on Saturday night when Longhorns kicker Nick Rose missed an extra point with 1:11 left to play.

Texas freshman quarterback Jerrod Heard had scored on a 45-yard run to cap a rally that brought Texas back from 21 points down. But Rose, who had posted a video of himself over the summer kicking a 70-yard field goal, missed the extra point wide right.

Rose walked off the field holding his head. Heard stood on the sideline with his hand on his hips in disbelief.

Heard passed for 364 yards and ran for 163 and three touchdowns. He nearly had his helmet ripped off...