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The Longhorns led over the Bulldogs at the half 20-7. (Photo/Rebecca Wright)

Georgia running back Elijah Holyfield broke the 1,000-yard rushing mark for the season in the third quarter of Tuesday's Sugar Bowl game against Texas. 

Holyfield entered the game as Georgia's second leading rusher with 956 yards on the ground. The team's leading rusher, D'Andre Swift, surpassed the mark in the SEC championship game on Dec. 1.

This is the second straight season the Bulldogs have had two 1,000-yard rushers on the same team. Last season, both Nick Chubb and Sony Michel rushed for more than 1,000 yards before they were drafted to the NFL. 

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