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Kansas State puts up strong defensive effort in 23-0 shutout of Texas
Kansas State puts up strong defensive effort in 23-0 shutout of Texas

In an era of high-octane offenses producing gaudy statistics and prodigious point totals, it makes sense that Kansas State's old-school coach can appreciate an old-school defensive performance. The No. 11 Wildcats shut down Texas quarterback Tyrone Swoopes, made a couple of key stops deep in their own territory and put together the first shutout of the Longhorns in nearly a decade with a 23-0 victory Saturday that kept Kansas State the lone unbeaten team in Big 12 play. "It means a great, great deal," said Wildcats Coach Bill Snyder, who turned 75 this month. "It just doesn't happen in this day and age." Especially to the Longhorns. They were last shut out...

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