Marcus Smart drained three 3-pointers in the first four minutes to set the tone, then the ninth-ranked Cowboys overwhelmed Texas Christian 82-50 on Wednesday night.
Take note of this quote from TCU freshman Karviar Shepherd from about 9:15 Wednesday night. If and when coach Trent Johnson turns the Horned Frogs’ program around, they may eventually etch Shepherd’s words into a statue at the renovated Daniel-Meyer Coliseum.
Gary Patterson’s squad fielded a quality defense again but the offense made life much harder than it should have been with mental mistakes and turnovers handcuffing the Horned Frogs’ dreams of winning the Big 12. The injury bug didn’t help, hitting 2012 Defensive Freshman of the Year Devonte Fields and starting quarterback Casey Pachall. All in all, not much went right for TCU in 2013
TCU director of intercollegiate athletics Chris Del Conte discusses the hot topics around the Horned Frogs