TCU Horned Frogs
Now the Big 12 Conference has a real debate to settle after both of its co-champions were left out of the four-team playoff.
TCU hopes to hold onto its spot in the selection committee’s top four and earn the right to play for the national championship.
TCU coach Trent Johnson is not much of a historian, especially when it concerns his unbeaten Horned Frogs, who are off to their best start since 1997-98.
There are a few things to watch during Week 15, when the Big 12 finishes its regular season with games that have title implications for TCU and Baylor, both with identical records.
Now the small private Christian schools, with only about 90 miles of Interstate 35 between their Texas campuses, are competing for more than a share of the Big 12 title.
There is a significant gap between TCU and Baylor, even with their identical 10-1 records and both in position to share the Big 12 title.
Jim Swink, a star TCU running back and College Football Hall of Fame inductee who bypassed a professional football career to become a doctor, died Wednesday. He was 78.
In its first year in existence, the newly formed College Football Playoff is already being sharply criticized. But the truth is, it is working.
The top four in the College Football Playoff rankings going into the final weekend of the regular season is as follows: Alabama, Oregon, TCU and Florida State.
The last time TCU got off to a start like this, the Horned Frogs made the NCAA tournament. That was 17 seasons ago.
Kyan Anderson scored 19 points in just 12 minutes as TCU doubled up on MVSU 106-53 on Monday.
The No. 5 Bears traded places with Big 12 co-leader TCU in the new AP Top 25 poll Sunday.