Recap - Horned Frogs Defeat Southeastern Louisiana 38-17
|Recap - Horned Frogs Defeat Southeastern Louisiana 38-17|
The battle between the Horned Frogs and Lions didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Southeastern Louisiana was handed a 38-17 defeat on Saturday at Amon Carter Stadium.
TCU won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 40.5-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 54.5.
Trevone Boykin completed 9 of 13 pass attempts for 133 yards for the Horned Frogs in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Bryan Bennett rushed for 132 yards for Southeastern Louisiana, while Rasheed Harrell added 27 yards. Bryan Bennett threw for 132 yards for the Lions, while receivers Jeff Smiley and Marquis Fruge' had 72 and 51 yards respectively.
Southeastern Louisiana was outgained by TCU 402-339 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-18 by the Horned Frogs.
The time of possession battle favored TCU as their offense was on the field for 30:04, longer than the 29:56 of their opponents.