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January 8, 2010 in Sports
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Alabama defensive lineman Marcell Dareus breaks away from Texas quarterback Garrett Gilbert and scores a touchdown as Alabama built a 24-6 lead in the first half.

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Alabama running back Trent Richardson outruns the Texas defense for a 49-yard score in the second quarter. The Crimson Tide rolled up 205 yards on the ground.

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Alabama’s Mark Ingram and teammates celebrate his second-quarter touchdown.

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Alabama players celebrate their resounding victory over Texas in the BCS championship game Thursday at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif.