TCU vs Southern Methodist Recap - Horned Frogs Win 41-24
The Horned Frogs grabbed a Week 4 victory over the Mustangs on Friday, winning 41-24 at Gerald J. Ford Stadium.
TCU won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 17.5-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 54.5.
Andy Dalton completed 14 of 26 pass attempts for 174 yards for the Horned Frogs in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Mustangs defense.
Zach Line rushed for 139 yards for Southern Methodist, while Chris Butler added 22 yards. Kyle Padron threw for 169 yards for the Mustangs, while receivers Darius Johnson and Aldrick Robinson had 72 and 61 yards respectively.
TCU outgained Southern Methodist 375-361 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-19 by the Horned Frogs.
The time of possession battle favored TCU as their offense was on the field for 32:18, longer than the 27:42 of their opponents.
TCU heads into a Week 5 battle against Colorado State. Southern Methodist, meanwhile, will have their next action against Rice.