By the Numbers: vs. Kansas

Noah Brooks

13-2 – Texas’ record against Kansas. Since the formation of the Big 12 in 1996, Texas hasn’t lost to Kansas. 

19 – Outside of the loss to Oklahoma State, Texas has lost its four other games by a combined 19 points. 

299 – Texas had 299 yards in both rushing and passing against Kansas last year in its 59-20 win. 

318 – Texas quarterback Shane Buechele totaled 318 passing yards against West Virginia. It was his first 300 yard passing game. 

11 – With his 167-yard game against West Virginia, Texas sophomore running back D’Onta Foreman has 11 straight games of over 100 rushing yards, tying a record set by Earl Campbell in 1977. 

383 – Texas allowed 383 yards against West Virginia, while putting up 536 yards. 

2575 – After his 318-yard game on Saturday, Buechele now has 2575 passing yards this season. He passed Colt McCoy to become the holder of the freshman season passing record. 

1613 – Foreman has 1613 rushing yards for the season, second most in the FBS and first among Power Five conference running backs. 

5 – Texas has had five kicks blocked this season, the most in the FBS. 

261 – Texas has 261 first downs in the season, tied for ninth most.

270.4 – The Longhorns have an average of 270.4 rushing yards in away games. 

24 – Texas has scored 24 points off of the 17 turnovers it has gained, three touchdowns and one field goal. 

14 – Texas ranks 14th in total offense in the FBS, gaining an average of 508.5 yards per game. Defensively Texas ranks 107th in total defense, giving up an average of 456 yards per game. 

244 – Kansas had 244 rushing yards against Iowa State in its 31-24 loss last weekend. 

171 – In his first career start, Kansas freshman quarterback Carter Stanley passed for 171 yards, one touchdown and one interception against Iowa State. 

357.9 – Kansas has an average of 357.9 yards per game. The Jayhakws are ranked T-108th out of 128th teams in offensive yards per game, and they are statistically the worst Big 12 team in this category. [NCAA]

463.0 – Kansas has allowed an average of 463 yards per game, ranking 109th in total defense. 

19 – The Jayhawks have had 19 of their passes intercepted, the third highest total in the FBS. 

12 – Kansas has lost 12 fumbles this season, tied for fourth highest in the FBS. 

739 – Steven Sims Jr., the Jayhawks’ leading receiver, has 739 yards this season. He has the sixth most receiving yards in the Big 12. 

8 – Kansas defensive end Dorance Armstrong Jr. has eight sacks this season. He leads Kansas in sacks and has the second most sacks in the Big 12.