Tex (#8)...14 point favorites
TT: Bill Adams 35 yard field goal
TEX: Johnny Lam Jones 11 yard pass from Rick McIvor (Goodson kick)...TEX used three QBs (Donnie Little and Herkie Wells), McIvor was freshman backup who had thrown one pass entering the game...threw a 51-yard pass to Les Koenning to TT 9...score came three plays later after losing yardage...96 yards on 13 plays
TT: Adams 45 yard field goal...TT held TEX to 20 yards in the quarter but lost QB Ron Reeves and TE Kevin Kolby to injury
TEX: Brad Beck 11 yard run (Goodson kick)...Mark Martignoni recovered a James Hadnot fumble midway through quarter at Tech 47...Little was in at QB and completed 14-yard pass to Jones before Beck's TD
- Palm Beach Post. 4 Nov 1979.