Texas Christian Rumors & News

  • TCU takes NIT title in rout of Georgia Tech

    The Sports Xchange "NEW YORK -- Jamie Dixon didn't consider it a rebuilding job when he took the coaching position at Texas Christian, a program that had averaged just two conference wins as a member of the Big 12. He felt he could win in his first season at his alma mater. And the Horned Frogs proved him..." March 30

  • TCU reaches first NIT final in school history

    The Sports Xchange "NEW YORK -- Texas Christian coach Jamie Dixon instilled in his players how important playing at Madison Square Garden is to him. The Garden is where he won 25 games as the head coach at Pittsburgh, including the 2008 Big East Conference tournament. He also recorded seven victories over Top..." March 29

  • Brodziansky leads TCU past Richmond, into NIT semis

    The Sports Xchange "Vlad Brodziansky poured in 20 points, 16 of them in the first half, to lead four teammates in double-figure scoring as the Texas Christian Horned Frogs rolled past the Richmond Spiders 86-68 on Tuesday in a National Invitational Tournament quarterfinal game at Schollmaier Arena in Fort Worth,..." March 21

  • TCU ekes out OT win versus Iowa

    The Sports Xchange "Without the services of guard Jaylen Fisher and with overtime needed, the TCU Horned Frogs came into Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Sunday and left with a 94-92 victory over the top-seeded Iowa Hawkeyes in the NIT second round. TCU now advances to the NIT quarterfinals with a home date against..." March 19

  • JUCO standout Shawn Olden commits to TCU

    Fanrag Sports "The TCU Horned Frogs will be getting some help at the guard position next season, and it comes in the form of one of junior college’s top talents. Shawn Olden, currently with New Mexico Junior College, has committed to TCU, a source tells FanRag Sports. Olden started his NCAA career with the..." March 11

  • No. 23 Iowa State rolls past TCU into Big 12 final

    The Sports Xchange "KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Deonte Burton is not a big post player for Iowa State, but he made his presence felt in a big way against TCU. The 6-foot-4 Burton scored 22 points as Iowa State cruised to an 84-63 victory in the semifinals of the Big 12 Championship on Friday. The Cyclones will face..." March 10

  • TCU shocks No. 1 Kansas in Big 12 tournament

    The Sports Xchange "KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The magnitude of the upset TCU managed Thursday in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 Tournament could not be understated. The unranked Horned Frogs, seeded eighth, stunned No. 1 Kansas 85-82 at Sprint Center behind three decisive free throws by freshman guard Desmond Bane..." March 09

  • TCU routs Oklahoma in Big 12 tournament

    The Sports Xchange "Vladimir Brodziansky scored 20 points and TCU cruised to an 82-63 victory over Oklahoma on Wednesday and advance to the second round of the Big 12 tournament at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo. The eighth-seeded Horned Frogs (18-14), who snapped a seven-game losing streak, face No. 1..." March 08

  • McGusty carries Oklahoma past TCU

    The Sports Xchange "NORMAN, Okla. -- Kameron McGusty scored 22 points, leading Oklahoma to a 73-68 win over TCU in the regular-season finale for both teams at Lloyd Noble Center. The Sooners had struggled to finish off games all season but found a way against the Horned Frogs, making several big defensive stops..." March 04

  • Kansas State hangs on to defeat TCU

    The Sports Xchange "Dean Wade led all scorers with 20 points and Wesley Iwundu contributed 16 points and 10 rebounds as Kansas State held on to beat TCU 75-74 in a Big 12 game Wednesday night in Fort Worth, Texas. Kamau Stokes, who also finished with 16 points for Kansas State, made all four of his free-throw..." March 02

  • Mountaineers get a bump, beat TCU in final seconds

    The Sports Xchange "Daxter Miles Jr. connected on a free throw after a controversial foul with 4.8 seconds left to carry No. 12 West Virginia to a 61-60 win and dent TCU's postseason tournament hopes Saturday in Fort Worth, Texas. Miles finished with only three points, though his last one made the difference..." February 25

  • Kansas tops TCU for share of 13th straight Big 12 title

    The Sports Xchange "LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Move over UCLA. Make room for Kansas. The third-ranked Jayhawks, who played one close game after another during the past month, pulled away from TCU with a sizzling second half Wednesday night on the way to a history-making, 87-68 victory in Allen Fieldhouse. The..." February 22

  • Iowa State tops TCU for third straight win

    The Sports Xchange "Nazareth Mitrou-Long scored 25 points and Iowa State topped TCU 84-71 on Saturday evening at Hilton Coliseum in Ames, Iowa. It was the third consecutive win for the Cyclones (17-9, 9-5 Big 12), who again boosted their tournament resume with just 22 days until Selection Sunday. TCU,..." February 18

  • Hammonds leads Oklahoma State past TCU

    The Sports Xchange "Oklahoma State forward Leyton Hammonds scored a season-high 21 points and guard Jawun Evans struck for a double-double Wednesday night, carrying a 71-68 win at TCU. Hammonds went 8-of-13 from the floor and 5-of-8 on 3-pointers. Evans scored 16 points, added a career-high 12 assists and hit a..." February 16

  • No. 6 Baylor overpowers TCU

    The Sports Xchange "WACO, Texas -- A week after dropping its first home game of the season, sixth-ranked Baylor came out with a determined demeanor and put away upstart TCU from the outset. The Bears enforced their will and hammered the Horned Frogs 70-52 on Saturday at the Ferrell Center. TCU had won..." February 11

  • TCU edges Texas Tech on late free throw

    The Sports Xchange "Alex Robinson made a free throw with one second remaining to lift TCU to a 62-61 victory over Texas Tech in a Big 12 game on Tuesday night at Schollmaier Arena in Fort Worth, Texas. Jaylen Fisher scored 17 points, JD Miller 15 and Vladimir Brodziansky 14 for TCU (17-7, 6-5 Big 12)...." February 08

  • TCU completes first season sweep of Texas since 1987

    The Sports Xchange "Vlad Brodziansky scored 18 points and Alex Robinson added 17 as TCU pulled away in the final four minutes and rolled past Texas 78-63 on Saturday afternoon at Schollmeier Arena in Fort Worth, Texas. A putback basket by Kenrich Williams at the 4:32 mark of the second half and a 3-pointer from..." February 04

  • TCU gains rare Big 12 road win

    The Sports Xchange "TCU outscored Kansas State 13-7 in overtime to defeat the Wildcats 86-80 Wednesday night in Bramlage Coliseum in Manhattan, Kan. It was just the third road victory for the Horned Frogs, against 38 defeats, in their five years in the Big 12. Other than a big, early lead by TCU, this was a..." February 01

  • Auburn sends TCU to fourth loss in a row

    The Sports Xchange "Freshman forward Austin Wiley scored a career-high 25 points and Auburn used to a big second-half run to pull away from TCU for an 88-80 win on Saturday in an SEC/Big 12 Challenge game at Ed and Rae Schollmaier Arena in Fort Worth, Texas. After a tight first half, the Tigers ran off 15..." January 28

  • Oklahoma State runs past TCU

    The Sports Xchange "Oklahoma State finally broke through for Big 12 win over the weekend. On Monday night, the Cowboys added a conference home win, beating TCU 89-76 at Gallagher-Iba Arena in Stillwater, Okla. Point guard Jawun Evans scored 27 points and guard Jeffrey Carroll added 19 -- 12 in the final 10:24..." January 23

  • Lecomte, Motley help No. 6 Baylor fend off TCU

    The Sports Xchange "FORT WORTH, Texas -- Baylor flexed its muscles late and stiff-armed a TCU team that's starving for a signature win. The No. 6 Bears used an 11-2 run in the closing minutes to grasp a 62-53 victory on Saturday night at the Horned Frogs' Schollmaier Arena. TCU dictated the pace and..." January 21

  • Texas Tech closes out TCU

    The Sports Xchange "Texas Tech held TCU scoreless for more than four minutes late in the game and the host Red Raiders were led by three players with at 18 points each in the 75-69 win Wednesday night at Lubbock, Texas. Guard Keenan Evans led Texas Tech (14-4, 3-3 Big 12) with 20 points. Forward Zach Smith..." January 18

  • Hot-shooting TCU knocks off Iowa State

    The Sports Xchange "Forward Vlad Brodziansky topped hot-shooting Texas Christian with 25 points on 11-of-14 shooting in an 84-77 win over visiting Iowa State in a Big 12 game Saturday. TCU (14-3 overall, 3-2 Big 12) made 56.9 percent of its field goal attempts, connecting 37 of 65 shots while accumulating 27..." January 14

  • No. 7 West Virginia stops TCU on flurry of late 3s

    The Sports Xchange "MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- No. 7 West Virginia emerged from a second-half dogfight against TCU thanks to a flurry of late 3-pointers and the inside play by freshman Sagaba Konate. Daxter Miles scored a season-high 22 points, Jevon Carter sank three 3-pointers in a span of 2:15 and Konate had three..." January 07

  • TCU rallies past Oklahoma 60-57

    The Sports Xchange "Alex Robinson scored 18 points to help TCU rally to beat visiting Oklahoma 60-57 in a Big 12 Conference game Tuesday night at Schollmaier Arena in Fort Worth, Texas. Brandon Parrish added 10 points for TCU (12-2, 1-1), which mounted a big run in the final minutes to take control...." January 04

  • TCU guard Trent leaves men’s basketball program

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "TCU guard Malique Trent, the team’s top returning scorer from last season, has left the program, men’s basketball coach Jamie Dixon confirmed Tuesday. TCU cited personal matters as the reason for Trent’s departure. Trent, a junior who averaged 11.6 points per game last season, has seen his..." January 03

  • No. 3 Kansas resists TCU upset bid

    The Sports Xchange "FORT WORTH, Texas – Kansas's road to a possible 13th straight Big 12 championship promises to be bumpy this season. But the third-ranked Jayhawks passed their first test after they stiff-armed TCU 86-80 on Friday night at Shollmaier Arena. Kansas guard Frank Mason III had 22 points and..." December 31