Dallas Baptist, No. 20 in the USA Today baseball poll, came in with as many wins as the Horned Frogs and holding the top RPI rating in the country. And after two innings, the Patriots led 2-0 against TCU starter Tyler Alexander, and the fourth-ranked Horned Frogs hadn’t gotten a ball out of the infield.
Tyler Alexander turned in a solid eight innings on the mound and No. 2 TCU used a five-run third inning to stretch its winning streak to three games with a 6-2 win over No. 16 Dallas Baptist Tuesday night.
Coach Gary Patterson said Tuesday he demoted Ty Summers and moved freshman Mike Freeze into that spot opposite veteran Sammy Douglas.
The Big 12 learned that difficult lesson last season when the College Football Playoff squeezed out Baylor and TCU in favor of Ohio State, who played four FBS teams in nonconference play, including three bowls teams and one conference champion: Cincinnati.
Don Looney, believed to be one of the last surviving members of TCU’s 1938 national championship football team and one of the oldest remaining former NFL players, died Sunday at his home in Fort Worth. He was 98.
Legislation allowing for the deregulation of conference championship games is now expected to be passed by 2016, CBSSports.com has learned.
Playing on the course that will be the host of the upcoming 2015 U.S. Open, the TCU Men's golf team experienced one of the toughest courses of the season.