TCU Horned Frogs
With a 1-0 count, Kyle Bacak got the sign that sent the Horned Frogs back to the College World Series, executing a suicide squeeze bunt as the Horned Frogs rallied for a 6-5 victory over Pepperdine on Monday.
Aaron Brown pitched seven scoreless innings, then made a game-saving throw from center as the Waves held on for a 3-2 victory Sunday night.
Freshman Tyler Alexander threw a six-hitter and TCU advanced to its fourth NCAA super regional in six years, beating Sam Houston State 6-1 on Sunday night.
Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby said on Friday, at the end of the league’s spring meetings, that the eight continuing members of the league will each get about $23 million.
Texas and Texas A&M will meet in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament. TCU, the Big 12 Champion, opens against Siena on Friday in Fort Worth.
Tyler Alexander threw his first complete game, a four-hitter, and Dylan Fitzgerald hit a two-run single as TCU beat Oklahoma State 7-1 on Sunday in the Big 12 title game.
TCU offensive lineman James Dunbar has signed as a free agent with the Chicago Bears. TCU announced the signing on Monday.
The Chargers, who have to face Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos twice a season, had one of the most porous pass defenses last season. Verrett is expected to start at CB.
TCU wide receiver Brandon Carter has been charged with marijuana possession following a traffic stop in Fort Worth on Tuesday.
With a year of eligibility remaining, Texas A&M quarterback Matt Joeckel has made the decision to transfer to TCU.
Officials at TCU will be conducting a test of the school’s emergency alert system on Tuesday afternoon. The tests are necessary to ensure that the system behaves properly.
Cory Jefferson scored 20 points, Isaiah Austin added 18 and the seventh-seeded Bears had to fight off a pesky challenge from the Horned Frogs for a 76-68 victory in the Big 12 tournament.