Horned Frogs Down Southern Methodist 48-17 - Match Report
|Horned Frogs Down Southern Methodist 48-17 - Match Report|
Southern Methodist couldn't hang with the Horned Frogs on Saturday as TCU blasted the Mustangs 48-17 in Week 5 action at Amon Carter Stadium.
TCU was the ATS victor, as they covered the 17-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 50.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Trevone Boykin completed 15 of 26 pass attempts for 228 yards for the Horned Frogs in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
K.C. Nlemchi rushed for 46 yards for Southern Methodist, while Prescott Line added 10 yards. Garrett Gilbert threw for 276 yards for the Mustangs, while receivers Jeremy Johnson and Darius Joseph had 159 and 82 yards respectively.
Southern Methodist lost the offensive yardage battle to TCU 335-292 yards in Saturday's game. TCU had more first downs as that total ended up 16-15.
Southern Methodist lost the time of possession battle 31:35/28:25, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
TCU looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Oklahoma. Southern Methodist will aim to get back on the winning track vs Rutgers.