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Monday Links O'War: January 19th, 2015

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The men's team's momentum, Chris Hackett enters ESPN's CFBrank, and Gary's plans for "relaxation"...

Here are your Monday links...

Texas-TCU Preview:

"It could be another low-scoring game Monday with TCU allowing a league-low 54.9 points per game, just ahead of Texas at 56.8. The Horned Frogs are also first in opponents' shooting percentage (33.8), with the Longhorns second at 34.4"

TCU’s Patterson planning African vacation:

“I think a lot more people know about TCU and Gary Patterson because of the way we handled it maybe even to comparably playing in the playoffs,” Patterson said. “We wish we were in the playoffs and I told them after we found out about the bowl, they had done all they could do. Three or four years ago, we begged to get into one of these bowls. Now, we’re in a conference where you just get picked to do it. I think we should just count our blessings.”

TCU men gain confidence with Longhorns coming to town:
"But as much as anything, it came down to the formula TCU had used to win its first 13 games and remain competitive in its losses — defense and rebounds.
Tech became the fifth opponent held under 50 points by the Horned Frogs this season, and the Horned Frogs outrebounded the opponent for the first time in conference, but the 13th time this season"

Postseason #CFBrank: 91-100:
"Hackett elected to enter the NFL draft early after achieving a career year at TCU: a Big 12-best seven interceptions, six pass breakups and 75 tackles. With his ball-hawking help, the Horned Frogs finished No. 2 in FBS in takeaways with 40"

Weekend sports recap: Jan. 16 - Jan. 18