No. 24 Texas beats Baylor, keeps Big 12 title hopes alive

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Texas running back Bijan Robinson (5) runs against Baylor during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Austin, Texas, Friday, Nov. 25, 2022. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Bijan Robinson rushed for 179 yards and two touchdowns, Jaylan Ford made his fourth interception of the season, and No. 24 Texas defeated Baylor 38-27.

The Longhorns kept alive their chances of making the Big 12 title game.

No. 24 Texas beats Baylor

If Kansas can beat No. 15 Kansas State on Saturday, Texas will face No. 4 TCU for the conference championship.

Robinson scored giving the Horns the lead

Robinson gained 65 of Texas’ 75 yards on its go-ahead drive, scoring from the 1 to give the Longhorns a 31-27 lead with 8:25 remaining. Roschon Johnson finished with 13 carries for 77 yards and two touchdowns for Texas.