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Texas A&M Vs. SMU: Johnny Manziel Takes Over In Second Quarter

The Texas A&M Aggies head into halftime leading the SMU Mustangs, 20-0, at Gerald Ford Stadium in Dallas.

Aggies quarterback Johnny Manziel has taken things into his own hands, providing the Aggies with all three their touchdowns.

First, it was a 29-yard touchdown pass from Manziel to Ryan Swope with 8:38 remaining in the half. Then Manziel followed his touchdown pass with a 48-yard touchdown scamper with 3:26 remaining in the half to make it 13-0. The extra point attempt was blocked.

And with just over a minute left in the half, Manziel connected with Uzoma Nwachukwu for a 26-yard touchdown to make it 20-0.

After a slow start on offense, Manziel has found his rhythm while putting up 212 yards on 13-of-26 passing and adding 82 yards rushing on 10 carries in the first half.

SMU has only managed to accumulate 109 total yards, including a paltry 30 yards on the ground on 12 carries.

For more on Aggies football, visit Good Bull Hunting, plus SEC blog Team Speed Kills and SB Nation Houston.

For more on SMU football, visit SB Nation Dallas. And you should probably start reading Big East Coast Bias.

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