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Wednesday Links O' War: May 20, 2015

TCU baseball took home quite a few regular season awards yesterday, and TCU women's basketball got a big transfer.


TCU dominates All-Big 12 baseball team | Fort Worth Star Telegram

TCU dominates the the All-Big 12 baseball teams, with Cody Jones being named the player of the year, coach Jim Schlossnagle the unanimous choice for coach of the year and Connor Wanhanen the unanimous pick for freshman of the year.

Staying power: TCU shortstop Keaton Jones keeps going and going | Fort Worth Star Telegram

The senior shortstop already has the school records for career assists and sacrifices. By the time the season is over, he will have played in three NCAA regionals, possibly three Super Regionals and maybe — at least it’s the goal — two College World Series.

TCU pitching lineup set with next week in mind | Fort Worth Star Telegram

Alex Young will start Wednesday against Baylor as part of TCU coach Jim Schlossnagle’s plan to throw his three best starters early in the Big 12 tournament, leaving him the option to use any of them at any point in a regional tournament next weekend.

TCU Set To Defend Big 12 Championship Title | Big 12 Sports

TCU clinched the regular-season title last Thursday by winning the opening game of a three-game series at Oklahoma (and became the fifth different team to win the regular-season title over the last five years). The Frogs went on to sweep the series to improve their overall record to 43-9.

TCU Kicks off Big 12 Tourney Wednesday |

TCU is the No. 1 seed in the Phillips 66 Big 12 Tournament that gets underway Wednesday at ONEOK Park in Tulsa. The Horned Frogs will square off against Baylor at 12:30 on FOX College Sports.

Cody Jones, Wanhanen Headline Big 12 Awards |

Cody Jones was named the Big 12 Player of the Year, while Connor Wanhanen was recognized as the league's Freshman of the Year. Head coach Jim Schlossnagle was honored as the Big 12 Coach of the Year after guiding TCU to the regular season championship with an 18-5 record.

Women's Basketball

TCU women's basketball team adds USC transfer | Fort Worth Star Telegram

The TCU women’s basketball team added depth to its post corps Tuesday with the signing of USC transfer Amy Okonkwo.

TCU announces signing of Okonkwo |

TCU women’s basketball head coach Raegan Pebley announced the signing of Amy Okonkwo to a financial aid agreement on Tuesday. Okonkwo competed in 27 games as a true freshman this past season at USC.

Men's Tennis

Roditi Named National Coach of the Year |

Following one of the best seasons in program history that included a trip to the Final Four, TCU men's tennis head coach David Roditi was named Wilson/ITA National Coach of the Year as announced on Tuesday afternoon.

Around Campus

Remembering former TCU chancellor Michael Ferrari | TCU 360

Michael Ferrari, TCU's chancellor from 1993-2003, was remembered Monday as an accomplished leader whose work advanced the university in a time of transition.