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TCU News: Alumni beat Varsity in TCU baseball showcase

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Men's Basketball

TCU men shredded by No. 10 West Virginia 73-42 | Fort Worth Star Telegram

Trent Johnson spoke highly of the one player who performed well, Chauncey Collins.

“Well, for the most part we had one guy that I thought showed up and competed a little bit,” TCU coach Trent Johnson said. “It had nothing to do with his 20 points, but I thought Chauncey did as good of job defensively as he’s done all year. I thought his overall competitiveness once they made runs was encouraging.”

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Old Frogs beat Varsity in baseball Alumni game | TCU 360

Looking at the Alumni's roster, it's no shock they won. Brandon Finnegan, Bryan Holaday, Taylor Featherston, Cody Jones, Preston Morrison, and Chad Huffman all played for the old Frogs, while Jake Arrieta watched from the bench.

NL Cy Young Award winner Jake Arrieta (who never left the dugout), Brandon Finnegan, Cody Jones, and other Horned Frog legends suited up in purple and white and beat the current varsity squad 3-1 in a contest that was as friendly as it was hard-fought.

Football Recruiting

TCU adds commitment from three star WR R.J. Sneed | Dallas Morning News

Sneed is the third commit to TCU's 2017 class.

At 6-foot-2, 180 pounds, Sneed is ranked as the No. 59 wide receiver in the country and No. 57 overall prospect in the state, according to 247Sports Composite.

Women's Basketball

Frogs Sweep Iowa State with 79-69 Win |

Clutch second-half play paid off for the Frogs.

TCU (13-11, 5-8) shot 55.2 percent in the second half and converted on 11-of-12 free throws in the fourth quarter to secure their second win over Iowa State this season and third over the last two years.

Men's Tennis

No. 2 TCU advances in nationals | Fort Worth Star Telegram

The Frogs advance to the semifinals after a win over No. 6 USC.

The victory sets up a showdown between TCU and No. 1 Virginia on the defending NCAA champion’s home courts at 2:30 p.m. today for a berth in Monday’s final.

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Horned Frogs Battle Into Semifinals |

The Frogs used strong singles play to get past the Trojans.

After dropping the doubles point, TCU had to climb its way back into the match and its first point came from No. 6 Cameron Norrie who posted a quick 6-1, 6-2 win over No. 33 Nick Crystal. Eduardo Nava picked up his second win over a ranked foe with a 6-3, 6-0 victory over No. 43 Logan Smith. USC notched wins at the No. 5 and No. 6 positions, before Guillermo Nuñez and Rybakov each stormed back to take their matches in three sets to win the match for the Frogs.

With the win, TCU advances to the semifinals of the championship for the first time since 2001.