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UT's Jaxon Shipley (8) makes a touchdown catch over OSU's Kevin Peterson (1) in the third quarter during a college football game between Oklahoma State University (OSU) and the University of Texas (UT) at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012. Texas won, 41-36. Photo by Nate Billings, The Oklahoman