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Mock: 'Felt Like I Actually Earned My Scholarship'

Mock, though, ready to focus on A&M

Nearly four years after QB <B>Chance Mock</B> signed with Texas, the junior believes he finally earned his scholarship Saturday when he orchestrated the game-winning (and season-saving) TD drive against Texas Tech. With the Horns facing an open weekend, all the buzz following Tuesday&#146;s practice still focused on Mock&#146;s last minute heroics in that riveting 43-40 win over the Red Raiders.

While head coach Mack Brown said the drive ranks right up there as one of the great Longhorn comebacks in recent memory, it was all in a day’s work for the blue collar Mock. "It’s satisfying any time you do your job," Mock said. "For a little bit, I felt like I actually earned my scholarship." Mock was 4-of-5 for 74 yards on that glorious march, adding 11 yards on the ground, while negotiating... Recommended Stories