No. 12 Baylor and 16th-ranked Texas Tech are the league’s only undefeated teams. Texas is 3-0 in the conference after starting 1-2 this season.
TCU defensive end Devonte Fields will miss the rest of the season because of a foot injury that will require surgery. Fields was the Big 12 defensive player of the year last season.
It has only happened five times during Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops’ 15-year tenure, but occasionally another team comes to town and beats the Sooners on their home field.
The fact that six teams got first-place votes in the preseason Big 12 poll was a sure sign that league would be unpredictable in 2013.
Trevone Boykin completed 15 of 26 passes for 228 yards and two touchdowns and TCU’s defense forced five turnovers to lead the Horned Frogs to a 48-17 victory Saturday against rival SMU.
Both teams trying to avoid 1-3 starts. TCU hasn’t been 1-3 since 1999, when Gary Patterson was still defensive coordinator and the Frogs finished 8-4.
One of the greatest running backs in the game, and TCU alum, LaDainian Tomlinson stopped by New School to talk about the Dallas Cowboys, his time in San Diego and advice for Cowboys coach Jason Garrett.
Campus police at Texas Christian University said that a female student told them someone tried to abduct her around noon on Wednesday.
Baker Mayfield showed his scrambling and throwing talents in the Red Raiders first two games against lesser programs’ defenses. Now it’s time for the freshman walk-on to face No. 24 TCU, which returns nine starters from Big 12′s top defense last season.
A group of journalists who covered President Kennedy’s fateful trip to Texas are set to gather for a panel discussion on Wednesday evening on the TCU campus in Fort Worth.
The 20th-ranked Horned Frogs play Saturday night against No. 12 LSU. And they’re trying to make a Big 12 statement against the SEC.
While either Casey Pachall or Trevone Boykin will have to take the first snap for the 20th-ranked Horned Frogs against No. 12 LSU, Patterson is now throwing out the possibility of both being on the field Saturday night.