“He’ll be good,” Patterson said during a conference call with reporters Tuesday. “He’s finishing up school, getting ready to go and doing all the other things he needs to do to have a great senior year.”
A majority of Big 12 football coaches said Tuesday they would favor resurrecting the league’s conference championship game, even with a guaranteed rematch between teams, if that would enhance the opportunity to land one of four spots in the College Football Playoff.
With the NCAA soon expected to deregulate conference championship games, the Big 12 would be free to add a title game by 2016. But whether the Big 12 should add a conference championship game is a divided issue for the league's coaches.
Tuesday night was a tuneup for TCU, and a reminder for backup catcher Zack Plunkett — he’s a valuable part of the team, but hey, brush up on the base running.
TCU stretched its winning streak to five games with a 6-1 victory over Incarnate Word Tuesday night. Keaton Jones led the offensive charge with three hits and three RBI.
Last week, Wanhanen tied for the team lead with seven hits in four games. He collected a team-leading five RBI, tallied two doubles and one triple while posting a .786 slugging percentage and a .588 on-base percentage. He posted three multi-hit games and two multiple-RBI contests.
Former TCU women’s basketball center Klara Bradshaw joined SMU’s 2015-16 signing class on April 15, completing a transfer from the Horned Frogs to the Hilltop.