These are the kind of stretches the Horned Frogs (4-1, 1-1) expected after moving to the Big 12, and they are better prepared to keep up in their third season with a new up-tempo, spread offense.
This one is likely a College Football Playoff elimination game for two teams with just one loss this season.
One undefeated team remains in the Big 12, but the race remains open.
The season is about to get real. There are no more warm up games left on the schedule, and it's time to see what the Cowboys got. The 12th ranked TCU is up first, and I spoke with one of the guys that knows thewell.