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Texas overcomes Ehlinger injury, routs Colorado 55-23

The Buffs' season ended with defeat in the Alamo Bowl on Tuesday night.
Credit: AP Photo/Eric Gay
Texas running back Bijan Robinson (5) carries during the first half against Colorado in the Alamo Bowl NCAA college football game Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2020, in San Antonio.

SAN ANTONIO — Casey Thompson passed for 170 yards and four touchdowns and No. 20 Texas overcame an injury to senior quarterback Sam Ehlinger and beat Colorado 55-23 in the Valero Alamo Bowl.

Freshman running back Bijan Robinson rushed for 183 yards on 10 carries with a touchdown for Texas.

The Longhorns are undefeated in five bowl games under Tom Herman.

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