IT Gameday: TCU

Texas vs TCU. (Will Gallagher/IT)

It’s gameday, y’all. UT heads to Fort Worth as the underdog to the No. 4 TCU Horned Frogs. We talk UT-TCU in the Gameplan, By the Numbers, The IT Roundtable, and the Scoop. Here’s our Texas-TCU game thread.

Culpepper Commentary: Texas vs TCU

Pat Culpepper. (Will Gallagher/IT)

Nobody saw this coming. A perfect snap to punter Michael Dickson who had an outstanding afternoon before the deciding play occurred. The youngster who was an Australian football player previously had a 55-yarder early in the game dropped the snap which gave the Cowboys a chance to kick a game winning field goal with 6 seconds left instead of taking the game to overtime.

TCU is Not Elite, Yet

Texas vs TCU. (Will Gallagher/IT)

What TCU has accomplished is impressive. In less than two decades the football program has transformed the university. After its Rose Bowl win in 2010, TCU had a 42% increase in enrollment applications. But things haven’t always been that way in Fort Worth.