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Thursday Links O' War: October 3rd, 2013

Texas playing on Thursday night? Let's talk about just how crazy of an event this really is.... Some TCU news today, getting ready for a big Saturday night...

Here are your morning links!


TCU Brings Down the Mountaineers - TCU Horned Frogs Official Athletic Site
After dropping the first set, the TCU volleyball team stormed back to take a 3-1 (23-25, 25-21, 26-24, 26-24) victory over West Virginia Wednesday night, for the team's first Big 12 win of the season.

TCU at Oklahoma | Lindy's Sports
QB Blake Bell survived the unseasonably warm conditions in South Bend to finish 22-of-30 for 232 yards and two touchdowns against Notre Dame. He also rushed for 59 yards. He left the game to get IV fluids but came back later in the game.

Frogs hope to slow down, confuse Oklahoma offense | TCU 360
TCU head coach Gary Patterson said Wednesday after practice that slowing the fast-paced offense of No. 11 Oklahoma on Saturday will be a matter of showing the Sooners a number of different looks.

Patterson: "Oklahoma Is Back To Playing Defense And Running The Ball" - Crimson And Cream Machine
"Defensively, they're playing as well as anybody in the league and are being physical. I think they've only allowed a couple touchdowns in the air. They're playing very well, so we've got a lot of...

TCU takes on No. 11 Oklahoma | Dallas-Fort Worth Sports News - Sports News on the Dallas Cowb...
Newly-formed Big 12 Conference rivals collide on Saturday evening, as the TCU Horned Frogs challenge the 11th-ranked Oklahoma Sooners.

Del Conte staying put | Bohl Games |
TCU athletic director Chris Del Conte, when contacted by the American-Statesman on Wednesday, said he is not interested in the Longhorn athletic director vacancy that came open when DeLoss Dodds announced his pending retirement on Tuesday.

Big 12 Insider: It’s time to adjust August expectations in Big 12 race | Dallas-Fort W...
Upon further review, I confess to being a knucklehead for picking Oklahoma State to win this year’s Big 12 football championship.

Ex-TCU gridder gets 14-year prison term in fraud | Dallas-Fort Worth Sports News - Sports New...
A former TCU football player has pleaded guilty to mail fraud related to a foreign currency exchange scheme.

TCU looks to make quarterback Boykin’s scrambling more productive | Dallas-Fort Worth ...
TCU quarterback Trevone Boykin’s innate athletic ability is evident to anyone who has seen him scramble out of the pocket and elude tacklers for a big gain. He can throw and catch passes, too, as was the case when he led the Horned Frogs in receptions against Southeastern Louisiana.

Notes On A Scorecard - TCU Horned Frogs Official Athletic Site
TCU director of intercollegiate athletics Chris Del Conte discusses the hot topics around the Horned Frogs.