TCU Horned Frogs
TCU senior quarterback Casey Pachall says he has matured and been really humbled after his time away from school last season to participate in a substance-abuse program.
TCU defensive end Devonte Fields has been suspended for the first two games of the 2013 season due to an unspecified violation of “university and team policy.”
Minnesota and TCU will play nonconference football games in 2014 and 2015. Gophers athletic director Norwood Teague announced the agreement on Tuesday.
When the 68-team field was announced on Sunday, the Lone Star State was completely shut out. There were no Bears, Longhorns, Aggies, Red Raiders or Owls.
Angel Goodrich had 16 points and eight assists, while Chelsea Gardner added 11 points and a career-high 19 rebounds as Kansas defeated TCU 83-61 in the opening round of the Big 12 tournament Friday night.
Texas Tech and TCU will play their Big 12 opener on a Thursday night in front of a national television audience.
Even though the Horned Frogs lost 79-68 to Kansas State on Tuesday night, first-year coach Trent Johnson said that the team can’t do much better.
Zahna Medley scored 18 points and TCU upset No. 23 Iowa State 61-58 on Saturday.
Jordan Tolbert dominated for Texas Tech on Saturday afternoon. His coach thinks he’s capable of doing that more often.
Le’Bryan Nash scored a career-high 28 points, Marcus Smart had his typically strong all-around game not far from the high school where he won two state championships, and No. 15 Oklahoma State beat offensively challenged TCU 64-47 on Wednesday night.
Jeff Withey scored 18 points, Ben McLemore added 14 and No. 9 Kansas routed TCU 74-48 on Saturday to avenge a stunning loss to the lowly Horned Frogs just over two weeks ago.
Delisa Gross hit the game-winning shot with 1:04 remaining and TCU closed the game on an 11-0 run, defeating No. 23 Oklahoma State 64-63 Wednesday night for its first Big 12 victory of the season.