Texas Christian Rumors & News

  • Four-star SG R.J. Nembhard commits to TCU

    Scout "Jamie Dixon and staff at TCU received good news on Thursday, picking up a commitment from R.J. Nembhard. A 2017 shooting guard, Nembhard is Scout's 25th ranked player at his position nationally. " June 30

  • Chauncey Collins to pursue professional basketball career

    ESPN "Former TCU star Chauncey Collins, who led the Horned Frogs in scoring last season, told ESPN on Monday that he will officially pursue a professional basketball career after signing with Arête Sports Agency. Last week, Collins announced his decision to leave TCU after the school released a..." June 07

  • TCU’s leading scorer Chauncey Collins leaving team

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "Leading scorer Chauncey Collins and reserve Lyrik Shreiner are leaving TCU, the school announced Tuesday. New coach Jamie Dixon indicated that Collins is going to play professionally and that Shreiner is transfering. The moves likely stem from the arrivals of two new guards, Jaylen Fisher..." June 01

  • 2016 4-Star PG Jaylen Fisher Commits To TCU

    Frogs O' War "Momentum keeps picking up for the TCU men's basketball program, as 2016 4-star point guard Jaylen Fisher has committed to the Horned Frogs. Fisher was originally committed to UNLV, but quickly opened his recruitment back up once then-UNLV assistant coach, now TCU assistant coach, Ryan Miller..." May 05

  • TCU to hire former player Jamie Dixon to lead basketball team

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "TCU, reaching into its past for a new basketball coach, will hire Jamie Dixon out of Pitt, according to ESPN, CBS and sources at the Fort Worth university. The former TCU player led Pitt to 11 appearances in the NCAA tournament in 13 seasons as head coach. Dixon, 50, was TCU’s No. 1 candidate..." March 21

  • Pitt coach Jamie Dixon considering TCU job offer

    CBS Sports "TCU officials have zeroed in on Jamie Dixon to fill its coaching vacancy, and the Pittsburgh coach is now considering what amounts to an offer, a source told CBS Sports. Dixon has a lucrative and longterm contract with Pittsburgh. But, a source said, TCU is willing to "make the money right" in..." March 21

  • TCU basketball coach Trent Johnson fired

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "When Trent Johnson was hired in 2012, TCU’s athletic program was in the throes of its Big 12 honeymoon. The football Horned Frogs, winners of the 2011 Rose Bowl, were ready. The baseball program, two years removed from a College World Series appearance, was ready. Johnson’s basketball..." March 14

  • TCU 67, Texas Tech 62

    The Sports Xchange "TCU went 7 of 9 from the free-throw line in the final 1:32 to defeat Texas Tech 67-62 in the opening round of the Big 12 Championship. The Horned Frogs play second-seeded and No. 9-ranked West Virginia in the third game of Thursday's quarterfinals. Guard Malique Trent's layup and subsequent..." March 10

  • No. 9 West Virginia 86, TCU 66

    The Sports Xchange "KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- West Virginia had never won a Big 12 tournament game in the Mountaineers' first three appearances, but still had the goal of winning the championship entering the season. That goal is still in reach after the Mountaineers outslugged TCU 86-66 on Thursday in the..." March 10

  • Hield, Sooners win, have eyes on the prize

    The Sports Xchange "FORT WORTH, Texas -- Buddy Hield wasn't going to downplay expectations for the Oklahoma Sooners going into tournament play. The favorite to win national player of the year honors believes that the sixth-ranked Sooners should be the last team standing, a statement he made following a 75-67..." March 05

  • Kansas State 79, TCU 54

    The Sports Xchange "Kansas State had one of its best shooting nights of the season in a 79-54 victory over TCU on Wednesday, which was Senior Night at Bramlage Coliseum in Manhattan, Kam. Kansas State (16-14, 5-12 Big 12) shot 56.5 percent from the field, including 10-for-19 from 3-point range. The..." March 02

  • No. 19 Baylor cruises past TCU

    The Sports Xchange "FORT WORTH, Texas -- TCU coach Trent Johnson had a simple explanation for Baylor's 86-71 victory on Saturday night. "As hard as it is for me to talk about and say, they're better than we are," Johnson said. "They're a better basketball team. It's just the way it is right now." There's..." February 27

  • Texas Tech 83, TCU 79

    The Sports Xchange "Junior forward Aaron Ross scored a career-best 25 points to lead streaking Texas Tech to an 83-79 victory over TCU on Tuesday night in Big 12 play at Lubbock, Texas. Sophomore forward Zach Smith tallied a career-high 23 points and grabbed eight rebounds for the Red Raiders (18-9, 8-7 Big..." February 24

  • No. 13 Iowa State 92, TCU 83

    The Sports Xchange "Iowa State opened the second half on a 15-6 run and forward Georges Niang and Abdel Nader combined for 51 points as the No. 13 Cyclones ran past the TCU 92-83 on Saturday night in a Big 12 game at Hilton Coliseum in Ames, Iowa. Iowa State was clicking on all cylinders as the nation's No...." February 20

  • Kansas State 63, TCU 49

    The Sports Xchange "Kansas State forward Dean Wade paced a balanced attack and the Wildcats ended a long Big 12 road losing streak with a 63-49 victory over TCU on Tuesday at Ed and Rae Schollmaier Arena in Fort Worth, Texas. Kansas State (15-11, 4-9 Big 12) had lost 13 straight Big 12 road games dating to..." February 16

  • No. 10 West Virginia dismantles TCU

    The Sports Xchange "MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- Any concerns of a letdown coming from No. 10 West Virginia on Saturday against Big 12 bottom-feeder TCU were quickly dismissed. The Mountaineers avoided any possible disappointment by turning up their defensive pressure in a 73-42 victory over the Horned Frogs...." February 13