Texas Christian Rumors & News

  • TCU's Hicks arrested for public intoxication

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "TCU running back Kyle Hicks and two former football players were arrested on misdemeanor public intoxication charges over the weekend, according to jail records. Hicks, 22, Bryson Henderson, 21, and George Baltimore, 21, were taken into custody early Saturday at a Whataburger near..." January 24

  • Former Cal coach Sonny Dykes to join TCU

    CBS Sports "It didn't take long for fired Cal coach Sonny Dykes to find a new job, and it's in familiar territory. Dykes will join TCU's coaching staff in a yet-to-be-determined role, according to 247Sports, ESPN and Fox Sports. Dykes was fired from Cal last week after compiling a 19-30 record in four..." January 16

  • TCU co-offensive coordinator Doug Meacham leaves for Kansas OC job

    Sports Day "TCU co-offensive coordinator Doug Meacham is headed to another Big 12 program. Kansas has hired Meacham to be the Jayhawks' new offensive coordinator, the university announced Thursday morning. "Doug is someone I have admired for quite some time for his creativity on the offensive side of..." January 12

  • Chubb, Georgia run down TCU

    The Sports Xchange "MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- When it comes to running the football, there's a fine line between being stubborn and committed. The key is to not give up and that, according to Georgia head coach Kirby Smart, is why the Bulldogs were able to ease past TCU 31-23 in Friday's Liberty Bowl. "Sometimes,..." December 30

  • Ertz, Kansas State shred TCU

    The Sports Xchange "FORT WORTH, Texas -- Kansas State rushed for 336 yards on a cool, rainy Saturday at Amon G. Carter Stadium and defeated Texas Christian 30-6. Jesse Ertz had runs of 29, 31 and 32 yards on his way to a career-high 170 rushing yards. He also was 9 of 21 for 159 yards passing. Byron Pringle..." December 03

  • TCU hammers Texas in possible finale for Strong

    The Sports Xchange "AUSTIN, Texas -- Kenny Hill ran for two touchdowns, the second a nifty 41-yarder, and threw for 150 yards as TCU beat mistake-prone and distracted Texas 31-9 on Friday in Big 12 Conference play at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium. Touchdown runs of 5 yards by Tavares Johnson and 70..." November 25

  • TCU quarterback Caylin Moore named Rhodes Scholar

    Sportsnaut "It’s one of those accomplishments very few college students even come close to sniffing. Being named even a finalist for the well-respected Rhodes Scholar program is limited to just 200 nation wide. Being named to the program itself is limited to 32 individuals. In what has to be considered a..." November 20

  • No. 11 Oklahoma State overpowers TCU, 31-6

    The Sports Xchange "FORT WORTH, Texas -- Oklahoma State's climb up the College Football Playoff rankings needed a boost, if not a shove. The No. 11 Cowboys did their best self-propelling act Saturday, posting a 31-6 road rout of TCU at Amon G. Carter Stadium. Oklahoma State won its seventh straight game,..." November 19

  • Hicks runs wild, TCU trounces No. 17 Baylor

    The Sports Xchange "WACO, Texas -- Thanks to a weak non-conference schedule and some gutsy wins over conference opponents, No. 17 Baylor had mostly managed to avoid letting its off-field problems turn into on-the-field problems for the first part of the season. Saturday, all that changed. Kyle Hicks..." November 05

  • Texas Tech beats TCU in two OTs

    The Sports Xchange "Texas Tech tied the game late in regulation, then won it on a 37-yard field goal from Clayton Hatfield to end the second overtime in a 27-24 road victory over TCU in a Big 12 game Saturday in Fort Worth, Texas. Horned Frogs kicker Brandon Hatfield, who missed field goal attempts from 37 and..." October 29

  • Howard, No. 12 West Virginia blitz TCU

    The Sports Xchange "MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- Skyler Howard threw four touchdowns against the hometown school that didn't recruit him as No. 12 West Virginia crushed TCU 34-10 on Saturday. Rushel Shell ran for 117 yards, Howard threw for 231 and the Mountaineers (6-0, 3-0 Big 12) extended their best start since..." October 22

  • 4-star Texas WR target Omar Manning commits to TCU

    Sports Day "And Omar Manning makes three. On Friday evening, the Lancaster senior wide receiver orally committed to TCU, making him the third major area recruit to pledge to the Horned Frogs. About 24 hours prior, Waxahachie receiver Jalen Reagor made waves by flipping his commitment from Oklahoma to..." October 22

  • Hatfield's FG lifts TCU past Kansas

    The Sports Xchange "LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Junior kicker Brandon Hatfield booted a 34-yard field goal with 1:21 remaining Saturday and TCU nipped Kansas 24-23 in Memorial Stadium on Saturday. The Horned Frogs 4-2, 2-1 Big 12) used eight plays to gain 59 yards and put Hatfield in position for the game-winning kick,..." October 08

  • TCU uses big second half to crush SMU

    The Sports Xchange "Junior quarterback Kenny Hill passed for 452 yards and two touchdowns as TCU registered a 33-3 victory over host SMU in a nonconference game at Dallas. Junior receiver John Diarse had six catches for 139 yards and one touchdown for the Horned Frogs (3-1). Junior running back Kyle Hicks..." September 24

  • Hicks, TCU run past Iowa State

    The Sports Xchange "Junior running back Kyle Hicks rushed for 117 yards and one touchdown and also caught a scoring reception as TCU cruised to a 41-20 victory over Iowa State in the Big 12 opener for both teams at Fort Worth, Texas. Junior quarterback Kenny Hill passed for 219 yards and one touchdown and added..." September 17

  • TCU staff says Kenny Hill's gesture not a throat slash

    Fox Sports "Kenny Hill's gesture in the Arkansas game that drew a 15-yard penalty was actually a gesture where the TCU QB was making the sign for "rising kings", not a throat slash, according to Horned Frogs staffers. The move, though, drew a flag and enabled the Hogs to have a short field and come back to..." September 12

  • Arkansas slays No. 15 TCU in double overtime

    The Sports Xchange "FORT WORTH, Texas -- Earlier in the game, Arkansas quarterback Austin Allen remembered being stuffed by TCU's defense on third-and-short. The Razorbacks went back to the same play with the outcome hanging in the balance in double overtime. This time, Allen and his lineman found something..." September 11

  • Hill helps TCU outslug South Dakota State

    The Sports Xchange "FORT WORTH, Texas -- TCU didn't leave much to chance against lower-level opponents in coach Gary Patterson's previous 15 seasons. The Horned Frogs lost a shocker at home to Northwestern (La.) State in 2001, Patterson's first season. Lesson learned, and TCU since then cruised to 9-0 against..." September 04

  • TCU names Kenny Hill starting QB

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "Opting for the demonstrated ability of Kenny Hill, TCU named the former Southlake Carroll star its starting quarterback for the season opener Sept. 3 against South Dakota State. It will be Hill’s first action since 2014, when he began the season as the starter at Texas A&M and set a school..." August 26

  • TCU, Gary Patterson agree to contract extension through 2022

    College Football Talk "Not that there was much doubt, but it doesn’t appear the Gary Patterson Era at TCU will be ending anytime soon. TCU announced in a press release Tuesday that Patterson has signed a new contract agreement with the university. The long-time head coach is now signed through the 2022 season; his..." August 09