All the headlines from Brigham Young University’s stunning victory over the University of Texas will go to the seemingly endless list of records broken by the Cougar offense and — by extension — the Texas defense.

But while that main storyline is compelling and exciting, there are important sub-headlines in this game that Cougar fans need to keep their eye on as they watch this team evolve and — hopefully — improve.

Here's a look at those sub-headlines from Saturday's victory over the Longhorns.

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