| Dusty Mangum
5-11 · 175
Mesquite, Texas (Mesquite)
Talented and reliable fourth-year kicker who walked on in August 2001 with three other kickers, claimed the Longhorns' place-kicking duties and went on to turn in one of the best freshman kicking seasons on UT record ... two-time honorable mention All-Big 12 pick ... ranks third on UT's all-time scoring list with 358 points (first among kickers) ... was the nation's fourth-leading active career scorer ... connected on 50-of-73 field goals and 208-of-211 PATs during his career ... scored at least 10 points in 14 career games ... set a UT record with 121 consecutive made PATs (previous: 57, Kris Stockton, 1998-99) ... the streak came to an end versus Oklahoma in 2003 ... followed with the second-longest streak in UT history, hitting his next 67 straight before missing against Texas A&M in 2004 ... recorded two of the top 10 scoring seasons on UT record ... was named the Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week twice ... earned UT's Frank Denius Special Teams Player of the Week eight times ... made 11-of-15 field goals, 2-of-2 from 50-plus yards, including the game-winning FG in the Rose Bowl, and connected on 50-of-51 PATs in 2004 ... connected on 7-of-9 field goals and 50-of-51 PATs in 2003 ... made 16-of-26 field goals and all 54 of his PAT attempts in 2002 ... tabbed honorable mention All-Big 12 by The Associated Press that year ... hit a game-winning 27-yard field goal with 1:32 remaining in UT's 17-14 win at No. 17 Kansas State in 2002 ... earned freshman All-America honors from the Football Writers Association of America (2001) ... scored a Longhorns freshman-record 102 points (54-of-55 PATs/16-of-23 FGs) in 2001 ... set eight UT freshman records and was an honorable mention All-Big 12 selection ... made his first seven field goals at UT... connected on four-of-six field goals of 47 or more yards, including a 51 and 50-yarder, in 2001.
Kicked in all 12 games ... made 11-of-15 field goals, including 2-of-2 from 50-plus yards, and 50-of-51 PATs ... averaging 7.6 ppg (37th NCAA) ... opened the season with a career-high 15 points versus North Texas ... was 6-of-6 on PATs and 3-of-3 on FGs, including a 48-yarder, against the Mean Green ... scored two points at Arkansas ... went 5-of-5 on PATs versus Rice ... hit 6-of-6 PATs against Baylor ... was 4-of-4 on PATs versus Missouri ... scored 12 points, including 2-of-2 on FGs and 6-of-6 on extra points, at Texas Tech ... made his only FG attempt and all four PAT attempts at Colorado ... set a career high in makes and attempts with 8-of-8 on PATs versus No. 19 Oklahoma State ... made 2-of-3 FGs, including a 50-yarder at Kansas, along with 3-of-3 PATs ... hit a career-long 52-yard FG plus a 44-yarder versus No. 22 Texas A&M ... missed his first PAT attempt of the season and snapped a streak of 67 consecutive made (No. 2 on UT's all-time list) against the Aggies ... connected on a 37-yard field goal, with no time remaining in the fourth quarter, to beat Michigan 38-37 in the Rose Bowl ... he also completed all five of his PAT attempts.
Kicked in 11 games, missing the Texas A&M game and Holiday Bowl due to a leg injury ... shared UT's Frank Denius Most Valuable Special Teams Player honor ... earned UT's Frank Denius Special Teams Player of the Week honors twice ... connected on 7-of-9 field goals and 50-of-51 extra point attempts for a total of 71 points ... scored nine points in the opener against New Mexico State with a field goal and six extra points ... recorded four extra points against Arkansas and five at Rice ... tied his career high with seven extra points against Tulane ... connected on his only field goal attempt and three extra points to score six points against No. 16 Kansas State ... scored a season-high 10 points at Iowa State, including 2-of-2 on field goal attempts and four extra points ... shared UT's Frank Denius Special Teams Player of the Week honor after that game ... scored six points against Baylor and Nebraska ... once again tied his career high with seven extra points at Oklahoma State ... scored nine points versus Texas Tech, including 2-of-2 on field goal attempts and three extra points, to earn UT's Frank Denius Special Teams Player of the Week Award ... connected on a season-long 45-yard field goal with no time remaining in the first half against Texas Tech to give UT a 24-14 halftime lead.
Served as UT's place-kicker in all 13 games ... an honorable mention All-Big 12 selection by The Associated Press ... shared UT's "Whatever It Takes" Award ... connected on 16-of-26 field goals, including 10 of his last 14 attempts, and all 54 extra points attempts in tallying a team-high 102 points (T-No. 9 on UT's single-season list) ... his 1.2 field goals per game led the Big 12 ... added two pooch punts for 35 yards (both dropped inside the 20-yard line) ... a three-time Frank Denius Special Teams Player of the Week honoree ... hit five extra points in the Cotton Bowl against LSU ... wrapped up the regular season with a career-high 14 points against Texas A&M (five extra points and a career-high-tying three field goals of 28, 37 and 41 yards) ... scored 11 points in making five extra points and 2-of-3 field goals (25, 42 yards) against Baylor ... connected on all three extra point attempts and 2-of-3 field goals (25, 41 yards) in tallying eight points at Nebraska ... tabbed the Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week for his two extra points and game-winning 27-yard field goal with 1:32 remaining at No. 17 Kansas State ... kicked seven extra points in UT's 49-0 victory at Tulane ... tallied 10 points against Houston (2-of-2 FGs/4-of-4 PATs), including a season-long 44-yard field goal ... also scored 10 points at North Carolina (1-of-2 FGs/career-high-tying 7-of-7 PATs) ... opened the 2002 season with a nine-point performance (3-of-3 PATs/2-of-3 FGs) against North Texas.
Kicked in all 13 games, including the Holiday Bowl ... an honorable mention All-Big 12 selection ... also earned first-team freshman All-America honors from the Football Writers Association of America ... accounted for a UT freshman-record 102 points (T-No. 9 on UT's single-season list) ... scored 8.5 points per game (21st NCAA) ... his 1.33 field goals per game were tied for 23rd nationally ... connected on a Longhorns freshman-record 16 (of 23) field goals and 54 (of 55) extra points ... made a freshman record-tying two 50-yard field goals ... made his first seven field goal attempts and connected on his final 41 extra point attempts ... scored 10 or more points in seven of 13 games ... added two pooch punts for an average of 26 yards (both dropped inside the 20-yard line) ... earned UT's Frank Denius Special Teams Player of the Week award three times ... recorded a UT freshman kick-scoring record of 13 points in the Big 12 Championship game against No. 9 Colorado ... matched his freshman record with three field goals, including a 50 and 49-yarder, in that game ... made a UT freshman record-tying three field goals, including a 51-yarder (T-No. 5 on UT's frosh chart) and scored 12 points against North Carolina ... tallied a UT freshman kicking debut record of 11 points against New Mexico State ... made both of his field goal attempts (tying UT's freshman kicking debut mark) and hit all five of his PAT attempts in that game ... tabbed the Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week for his efforts in that contest ... tallied 11 points (5-of-5 PATs/2-of-3 FGs) against No. 21 Washington in the Holiday Bowl ... also scored 11 points against Kansas and at Houston ... kicked a season-high seven extra points at Baylor.
Coached by Steve Halpin at Mesquite High ... a two-year starter and two-time All-District 10-5A selection ... team captain as a senior ... connected on 7-of-11 field goals and 31-of-33 extra points in 2000 ... hit a career-best 51-yard field goal against Lake Highlands and had a 43-yarder in the third overtime against Garland that year ... named to Ray Guy's (former Oakland Raiders punter) Top Senior Kicker, Punter and Long Snapper Prospects list ... helped lead the Skeeters to the 1999 Texas Class 5A Region II Championship ... hit 9-of-15 field goals (8-of-11 inside 40 yards) and 38-of-40 extra points as a junior ... had a long field goal of 50 yards that season ... also played soccer for two years ... named the team's MVP and All-District 10-5A as a junior.
Born 5/5/83 in San Antonio, Texas ... full name is Dustin Ross Mangum but goes by his nickname, "Dusty" ... a kinesiology major ... four-time member of UT's Athletic Director's Academic Honor Roll ... named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll in fall 2003 ... was active in UT's community service program ... regularly visited patients with his Longhorn teammates at the Austin Children's Hospital... a four-year honor roll student as a prepster ... was an active member in Fellowship of Christian Athletes.
Year G PAT-A FG-A Pts PPG High FGs High Points
2004 12 50-51 11-15 83 6.9 3/UNT 15/UNT
2003 11 50-51 7-9 71 6.5 2/2x 10/ISU
2002 13 54-54 16-26 102 7.8 3/A&M 14/A&M
2001 12 +54-55 +16-23 102+ 8.5+ +3/2x 13/CU#
Career 48 208-211 50-73 358 7.5 3/4x 15/UNT
Year G 0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Total Pct. Long
2004 12 0-0 3-3 4-6 2-4 2-2 11-15 .733 52/A&M
2003 11 0-0 4-4 2-2 1-3 0-0 7-9 .778 45/TT
2002 13 0-0 8-9 4-9 4-8 0-0 16-26 .615 44/UH
2001 12 1-2 7-7 3-6 3-6 +2-2 +16-23 .696 51/UNC
Career 48 1-2 22-23 13-23 10-21 4-4 50-73 .685 52/A&M
Year G No Yds Avg. Long BLK I20
2004 12 0 0 0.0 -- 0 0
2003 11 0 0 0.0 -- 0 0
2002 13 2 35 17.5 19/BU 0 2
2001 12 2 52 26.0 27/OSU 0 2
Career 48 4 87 21.8 27/OSU 0 4
Career Field Goal Attempts
2004: 37-NT, 23-NT, 48-NT/41-AR/37-RU/48-BU/27-TT, 22-TT/33-CU/22-KU, 50-KU, 33-KU/44-TA, 52-TA, 37-UM
2003: 28-NMSU/22-KSU/20-ISU, 31-ISU/46-NU, 24-NU/40-OSU/45-TT, 35-TT
2002: 38-UNT, 21-UNT, 27-UNT/22-UNC, 33-UNC/44-UH, 35-UH/ 30-TU/37-OSU, 27-OSU, 24-OSU, 46-OSU/36-OU/27-KSU/25-NU, 41-NU, 44-NU/42-BU, 25-BU/35-TT/37-A&M, 41-A&M, 28-A&M, 43-A&M/40-LSU!, 35-LSU!
2001: 24-NMSU, 17-NMSU/36-UNC, 49-UNC, 51-UNC/41-UH, 47-UH, 36-UH/30-TTU/35-OU, 27-OU/23-OSU/21-CU, 34-CU/19-MU/45-BU/26-KU, 20-KU/49-A&M/50-CU, 26-CU, 49-CU, 38-CU, 35/UW^, 26/UW^, 24/UW^
Bold = field goals made
Points: 15 vs. North Texas (Sr.)
10-Point Games: 14
Field goals: 3 vs. North Texas (Sr.); 3 vs. Texas A&M (So.); vs. Colorado (Fr.)#+; vs. North Carolina (Fr.)+
Field goal attempts: 4 vs. Texas A&M (So.); vs. Oklahoma State (So.); vs. Colorado (Fr.)#
50-yard field goals: 4 (52 vs. Texas A&M, Sr.; 51 vs. North Carolina, Fr.; 50 at Kansas, Sr.; 50 vs. Colorado, Fr.)
Extra points: 8 (of 8) at Texas Tech (Sr.)
Extra point attempts: 8 at Texas Tech (Sr.)
Consecutive extra points: 121 (2001-2003)*
+ UT freshman record
# Big 12 Championship game
^ Holiday Bowl
! Cotton Bowl