The Mustangs struggled after halftime, connecting on only 5 of 20 shots, allowing the Cougars to erase a double-digit lead early in the second half.
TCU has hired Houston offensive coordinator Doug Meacham for the same job with the Horned Frogs.
Cougars are spreading across the Midwest, as far south as Texas, a century after the generally reclusive predators were hunted to near extinction in much of the region.
When Vicky Keahey and her husband Eddie arrived at a horse stable in Hunt County, they didn’t find horses. Instead, the couple found ten cougars, nine lions and one tiger.