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Video: Shane Buechele Connects With Dorian Leonard On 46-Yard TD

Texas quarterback Shane Buechele connected with wide receiver Dorian Leonard on a 46-yard pitch and catch for a touchdown.

True freshman quarterback Shane Buechele is bringing the long ball back to Texas. After completing a 72-yard touchdown to John Burt and a 68-yard toss to Jerrod Heard in a double overtime win over Notre Dame, Buechele is back at it against UTEP, this time with Dorian Leonard.

Buechele dropped a dime in between two University of Texas-El Paso defenders right into the hands of fellow freshman Leonard. The touchdown increased the Longhorns' lead to 27 points towards the end of the third quarter. Leonard did not have a catch in the game against Notre Dame, but has two catches for 52 yards and a touchdown in the Longhorns' Week 2 contest.

Buechele had a great opening game in Week 1 against Notre Dame, completing 16-of-26 passing for 280 games and two touchdowns with one interception. So far in the game against UTEP, Buechele has passed for four touchdowns on 22-of-27 passing for 243 yards.