Originally posted on Fox Sports Southwest  |  Last updated 11/27/12
The TCU Horned Frogs made a huge splash nationally in 2005 when they went to Norman and beat a top-10 ranked Oklahoma team 17-10. Since then the Frogs have won conference titles, a Rose Bowl and become a national power. But that might not have been the case without that victory. "Looking back it was probably the jump start of what's happened since then," TCU head coach Gary Patterson said. Seven years later the Frogs have another chance to make another splash against Oklahoma by capping a successful first season of Big 12 play by beating the Sooners again and dashing their Big 12 title hopes in the process. Betting against the Frogs (7-4, 4-4 in Big 12) isn't wise. TCU already has conference victories at West Virginia and Baylor. They are coming off a road win at Texas that eliminated the Longhorns from Big 12 contention. That win over Texas was the statement game for TCU so far. But the season's not over yet. "For us it got us to 7-4 and means we can sure have a winning sea...
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