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Horned Frogs upset No. 16 Longhorns

Matthew Tucker scored two touchdowns, Jaden Oberkrom kicked two field goals and TCU's defense forced four turnovers in dumping No. 16 Texas 20-13 Thursday night to get the Horned Frogs their biggest win of their first season in the Big 12. Tucker scored on runs of 1 and 2 yards and the Horned Frogs (7-4, 4-4) dominated the line of scrimmage, running the ball 48 times and passing...
Via AP on Fox
November 23, 2012  |  Discuss

TCU's defense dominates Texas in win

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Matthew Tucker scored two touchdowns, Jaden Oaberkrom kicked two field goals and TCU's defense forced four turnovers in dumping No. 18 Texas 20-13 Thursday night to get the Horned Frogs their biggest win of their first season in the Big 12. Tucker scored on runs of 1 and 2 yards and the Horned Frogs (7-4, 4-4) dominated the line of scrimmage, running...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
November 22, 2012  |  Discuss

TCU 20, No. 18 Texas 13

Matthew Tucker scored two touchdowns, Jaden Oberkrom kicked two field goals and TCU's defense forced four turnovers in dumping No. 18 Texas 20-13 Thursday night to get the Horned Frogs their biggest win of their first season in the Big 12. Tucker scored on runs of 1 and 2 yards and the Horned Frogs (7-4, 4-4) dominated the line of scrimmage, running the ball 48 times and passing...
Via AP on Fox
November 22, 2012  |  Discuss

No. 15 TCU 24, SMU 16

Casey Pachall threw two touchdown passes, Jason Verrett had two interceptions and No. 15 TCU extended its FBS-best winning streak to 12 games by beating SMU 24-16 on Saturday night. TCU (4-0) has won 11 of 13 over SMU and regained the Iron Skillet trophy, which goes to the winner of the Dallas-Fort Worth rivalry. The Horned Frogs' previous loss came last season at home to the...
Via AP on Fox
September 29, 2012  |  Discuss

TCU beats SMU, claims Iron Skillet

DALLAS (AP) -- Casey Pachall threw two touchdown passes, Jason Verrett had two interceptions and No. 15 TCU extended its FBS-best winning streak to 12 games by beating SMU 24-16 on Saturday night. TCU (4-0) has won 11 of 13 over SMU and regained the Iron Skillet trophy, which goes to the winner of the Dallas-Fort Worth rivalry. The Horned Frogs' previous loss came last season...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
September 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Virginia-TCU Preview Capsule

Virginia (2-1) at No. 17 TCU (2-0), noon (ESPN) Line: TCU by 17 1/2. Series record: Tied 1-1 WHAT'S AT STAKE TCU has the nation's longest winning streak at 10 games, and hasn't given up a touchdown in its two games this season. The Frogs are playing their earliest-starting home game since 2000, which was running back LaDainian Tomlinson's senior season. Virginia...
Via AP on Fox
September 20, 2012  |  Discuss

No. 17 TCU can't keep getting away with turnovers

TCU coach Gary Patterson heard the same thing so many times about going into the Big 12. Despite their success against teams from BCS conferences, including a Rose Bowl victory and No. 2 final ranking only two seasons ago, the coach kept hearing that the Horned Frogs were going to have play ''way over'' their heads and be nearly flawless to beat other Big 12 teams...
Via AP on Fox
September 20, 2012  |  Discuss

TCU loses RB James for season

TCU leading rusher Waymon James will miss the rest of the season for the 17th-ranked Horned Frogs because of a knee injury. School spokesman Mark Cohen said Wednesday that James has a season-ending injury. James, who appeared to get hurt in the fourth quarter of Saturday's win in Kansas, was averaging 9.9 yards on his 17 carries. He had 168 yards and a touchdown for TCU (2...
Via Fox Sports
September 19, 2012  |  Discuss

TCU leading rusher James out of for season (knee)

TCU leading rusher Waymon James will miss the rest of the season for the 17th-ranked Horned Frogs because of a knee injury. School spokesman Mark Cohen said Wednesday that James has a season-ending injury. James, who appeared to get hurt in the fourth quarter of Saturday's win in Kansas, was averaging 9.9 yards on his 17 carries. He had 168 yards and a touchdown for TCU (2...
Via AP on Fox
September 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Virginia Football Preview: TCU

Hey fellow Wahoos! Wanted to let ya’ll know what was going on in the world of Lambeth Field. I sure you noticed that there wasn’t a wrap up on the Georgia Tech game (other than the sound of me punching walls 2 minutes into the game). We are going through a little bit of a transition over here at LF and trying to sort some things out with content. I would love to say we have a...
Via Lambeth Field
September 19, 2012  |  Discuss

TCU Too Much For Jayhawks Despite Shaky Play

Sisters of the poor, no more!Making their first visit as a Big 12 member to Lawrence, KS, No. 16 Texas Christian introduced themselves as the new kids on the block, coming away with a 20-6 victory.  The win is TCU's first versus a fellow Big 12 team and through the first three weeks is now the only team to have played and win a conference game this season.Despite getting...
Via Football Nation
September 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Premature Preview: TCU Horned Frogs

By Jackson Leuschen, CycloneFanatic.com Contributor   After several years as the top team in the Mountain West conference, the TCU Horned Frogs are one of two new schools the Big 12 will welcome to the conference this season. TCU exits the MWC as the three-time defending conference champions. Entering last season, there was a lot of pressure on quarterback Casey Pachall. The previous...
Via Cyclone Fanatic
June 27, 2012  |  Discuss

While you were barbequing... TCU lost a key transfer

Think the college football news cycle stops because it’s a holiday weekend? Think again. Because while you were stuffing another hot dog down your gullet this Memorial Day, a major transfer- one which could shake up the entire Big XII title race- hit the newswire. That player was TCU’s Ed Wesley, a key cog in the Horned Frogs offense in each of the Horned Frogs last three seasons...
Via Crystal Ball Run
May 29, 2012  |  Discuss

While you were barbequing... TCU lost a key transfer

Think the college football news cycle stops because it’s a holiday weekend? Think again. Because while you were stuffing another hot dog down your gullet this Memorial Day, a major transfer- one which could shake up the entire Big XII title race- hit the newswire. That player was TCU’s Ed Wesley, a key cog in the Horned Frogs offense in each of the Horned Frogs last three seasons...
Via Bloguin Best
May 29, 2012  |  Discuss

TCU completes perfect MWC ending

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) -- With a perfect ending in the Mountain West Conference, TCU is in position to possibly bust into the BCS again. Greg McCoy returned a kickoff 99 yards and Kris Gardner had a 16-yard interception return for a touchdown in a 12-second span, and the 18th-ranked Horned Frogs beat UNLV 56-9 Saturday to clinch their third consecutive outright and undefeated Mountain...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
December 03, 2011  |  Discuss

TCU clinches share of Mountain West title

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) -- Antoine Hicks, Ed Wesley and Matthew Tucker ran for touchdowns and Tank Carder returned an interception 69 yards for a touchdown, helping No. 19 TCU win at least a share of the Mountain West title with a 34-10 victory over Colorado State on Saturday. Coming off an upset win at Boise State, the Horned Frogs (9-2, 6-0) seemed a bit flat in the first half...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
November 19, 2011  |  Discuss

No. 19 TCU 34, Colorado St. 10

Antoine Hicks, Ed Wesley and Matthew Tucker ran for touchdowns and Tank Carder returned an interception 69 yards for a touchdown, helping No. 19 TCU win at least a share of the Mountain West title with a 34-10 victory over Colorado State on Saturday. Coming off an upset win at Boise State, the Horned Frogs (9-2, 6-0) seemed a bit flat in the first half. They got rolling in the third...
Via AP on Fox
November 19, 2011  |  Discuss

TCU 31, Wyoming 20

Ed Wesley rushed for 120 yards and two touchdowns and Waymon James added 181 yards on the ground to lead TCU over Wyoming 31-20 Saturday. Despite committing five turnovers, including three in the red zone, TCU (7-2, 4-0 Mountain West) won its fourth game in a row. The Horned Frogs also extended their record Mountain West win streak to 21 games and tied the league record for consecutive...
Via AP on Fox
November 05, 2011  |  Discuss
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