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Friday Links O' War: November 14, 2014

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Football

TCU prediction: How will snowy forecast affect Horned Frogs at Kansas? | Dallas Morning News

At No. 4 in the country, the Frogs will get everybody’s best shot from this point on, if they weren’t already. Kansas needs to win its final three games to get bowl eligible, but with TCU, Oklahoma and Kansas State remaining, the Jayhawks can worry about just one week at a time after a win over Iowa State last week.

TCU-Kansas Preview Capsule | USA Today

The Horned Frogs are tied for the Big 12 lead and would be among the four teams in the College Football Playoff if the season ended this week. Unfortunately for TCU, that's not the case. And with no marquee opponents in its final three games, it may take some lopsided victories to hold onto that spot. Meanwhile, Kansas will be trying to build on a victory over Iowa State, its first under interim coach Clint Bowen.

Fox announcer Tim Brando: TCU is college football's 'greatest success story in modern era' | Fort Worth Star Telegram

He has spent almost 30 years covering college football and basketball. He talked to the Star-Telegram about the state of college football, the new playoff format and TCU’s season.

If TCU and Baylor both win out? Flip a coin | Dallas Morning News

Colleges insider Chuck Carlton hosted a chat Thursday afternoon to talk all things college football.

Private schools TCU and Baylor making a public power play | Fort Worth Star Telegram

A popular college football video this week features a jubilant Texas coach Charlie Strong being passed through the locker room, held aloft by players, after Saturday’s victory over West Virginia.


Read more here: http://www.star-telegram.com/2014/11/13/6285710/fox-announcer-tim-brando-tcu-is.html#storylink=cpy
Basketball

With health and talent, TCU believes a basketball turnaround is near | Fort Worth Star Telegram

That would be impressive for TCU men’s basketball. The Horned Frogs, who begin the season Friday night at their temporary home, Wilkerson-Greines Activity Center, against Prairie View A&M, have little to show for two seasons under Johnson as head coach.


Read more here: http://www.star-telegram.com/2014/11/13/6286815/with-health-and-talent-tcu-believes.html#storylink=cpy

TCU women's basketball team begins new process | Fort Worth Star Telegram

The TCU women’s basketball team embarks on a new journey Friday as they open the 2014-15 regular season against Houston Baptist at 7 p.m. in the University Recreation Center.