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Texas' Disastrous Mistake Leads To Heartbreaking Loss vs. Iowa State

Texas football head coach Tom Herman signals for a touchdown vs. Iowa State.

AMES, IA - NOVEMBER 16: Head coach Tom Herman of the Texas Longhorns signals touchdown as a play is reviewed by officials in the first half of play against the Iowa State Cyclones at Jack Trice Stadium on November 16, 2019 in Ames, Iowa. (Photo by David Purdy/Getty Images)

Losses don't get much tougher than the one just suffered by Tom Herman and the Texas Longhorns, who fell on the road to Iowa State, 23-21, on a last-second field goal.

Texas took the lead late and appeared to be in good position when a go-ahead field goal by Iowa State was missed with a little more than 2 minutes to go. The Longhorns were offsides on the missed kick, though, so the drive continued.

Fast forward about two minutes and Iowa State was attempting a shorter game-winning field goal. This one did not miss.

Iowa State wins.

Texas fans were already frustrated with their team's performance before the devastating mistake. The Longhorns' fan base is surely furious now.

Iowa State improved to 6-4 with the win, while Texas dropped to 6-4.

The Longhorns entered the season with major expectations. They'll need another win or two just to make a decent bowl game now.