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COL FB: Texas 24, Ohio State 21

GLENDALE, Ariz., Jan. 6 (UPI) -- Colt McCoy and Quan Cosby connected on a 26-yard TD play with 16 seconds left Monday night and No. 3 Texas beat No. 10 Ohio State 24-21 in the Fiesta Bowl.

COL FB: Texas 35, Kansas 7

LAWRENCE, Kan., Nov. 15 (UPI) -- Quarterback Colt McCoy passed for two scores and ran for a third Saturday, helping fifth-ranked Texas roll to a 35-7 Big 12 Conference win over Kansas.

COL FB: Texas 45, Baylor 21

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 8 (UPI) -- Colt McCoy threw five touchdown passes Saturday to lead the seventh-ranked Texas Longhorns to a 45-21 win over the Baylor Bears.

COL FB: Texas 42, Texas-El Paso 13

EL PASO, Texas, Sept. 7 (UPI) -- Colt McCoy connected on 20 of 29 passes for 282 yards and four touchdowns Saturday when No. 10 Texas beat Texas-El Paso 42-13.

COL FB: Texas 59, Texas Tech 43

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 10 (UPI) -- Colt McCoy passed for four touchdowns and ran for two more Saturday afternoon, as the No. 14 Texas Longhorns out-slugged the Texas Tech Red Raiders, 59-43.

COL FB: Texas 28, Nebraska 25

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 27 (UPI) -- Jamaal Charles rushed for 290 yards and three TDs Saturday afternoon, and No. 16 Texas scored three times in the fourth quarter, in a 28-25 win over Nebraska.

COL FB: Kansas State 41, Texas 21

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 29 (UPI) -- Jordy Nelson scored on an 89-yard punt return and had 12 receptions for 116 yards Saturday as Kansas State upset seventh-ranked Texas 41-21.

COL FB: Texas 58, Rice 14

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 23 (UPI) -- Colt McCoy completed 20-of-29 passes for 333 yards and three touchdowns Saturday as 6th-ranked Texas crushed Rice, 58-14.

COL FB: Texas 26, Iowa 24

SAN ANTONIO, Dec. 30 (UPI) -- Colt McCoy passed for 308 yards and two TDs Saturday to lead the Texas Longhorns to a 26-24 victory over the Iowa Hawkeyes in the Alamo Bowl in San Antonio.

COL FB: Texas 36, Oklahoma St. 10

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 4 (UPI) -- Colt McCoy passed for 343 yards and three touchdowns Saturday as fourth-ranked Texas defeated Oklahoma State, 36-10.

COL FB: Texas 35, Texas Tech 31

LUBBOCK, Texas, Oct. 29 (UPI) -- Colt McCoy complete 21 of 31 passes for 256 yards and four touchdowns Saturday as No. 5 Texas came back to beat Texas Tech, 35-31.

COL FB: Texas 22, Nebraska 20

LINCOLN, Neb., Oct. 21 (UPI) -- Ryan Bailey, a walk-on, kicked a 22-yard field goal with :23 left to play Saturday afternoon as fourth-ranked Texas beat No. 16 Nebraska, 22-20.
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Quan Cosby
Texas wide receiver Quan Cosby (R) breaks away from Ohio State defender Malcolm Jenkins (L) for the game winning touchdown with seconds left at the Fiesta Bowl at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona, January 5, 2009. Texas defeated Ohio State 24-21. (UPI Photo/Art Foxall)
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Quantwan Cosby better known as Quan Cosby (born in Waco, Texas on December 23, 1982) is an American football wide receiver for the Cincinnati Bengals. He played college football for the Texas Longhorns. He also played four years of professional baseball for the Anaheim Angels.

Quan Cosby was a stellar athlete for Mart High School, excelling in football, baseball, and track. In football he was a two time 2A All State selection at quarterback, where he was also selected to the second team all USA-Today Team and named Offensive Player of the Year. He was also selected All State once at defensive back and kick returner. In baseball, he was mainly known for his blazing speed stealing 81 of 82 bases during his Junior and Senior years. He was not bad with the bat either, posting a .479 batting average his Senior year with three home runs and 33 RBI. He won a total of three state titles in high school: one his junior year in football and two his senior year in track in the 100m and 200m dashes with times of 10.46 and 21.31 respectively. He attended the University of Texas.

Cosby was drafted by the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in the sixth round of the 2001 Major League Baseball Draft and left his commitment to the University of Texas to do so. He wound up playing for four years in the outfield for the Angels organization. He started his career in the Arizona League where he played 41 games, hitting .243 with eight RBI and eight stolen bases for the Angels. His second year he played for the Provo Angels of the Pioneer League where he recorded a .302 average with nine doubles, 29 RBI, and 22 stolen bases in a total of 76 games. He continued his career playing for the Class A Cedar Rapids Kernels. His first year with them he hit .249 with four doubles, 21 RBI, and 17 stolen bases in 104 games. The next year he attained a .249 batting average, again, with eight doubles, 12 triples, five home runs, and 24 stolen bases in 119 games. At that point he had a career average of .260 in 340 total games. Though his average had not improved greatly, his power numbers had. After playing four years in the Angels minor league system, Cosby decided to attend the University of Texas where he would go on to play football.

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Quan Cosby."
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