Mountaineers vs Horned Frogs Final: 30-27 - Recap
|Mountaineers vs Horned Frogs Final: 30-27 - Recap|
Charles Sims tore up the turf for 154 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Mountaineers to a 30-27 win over the Horned Frogs at Amon Carter Stadium.
The Mountaineers were a 12-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 46.5.
Clint Trickett completed 25 of 41 pass attempts for 267 yards for the Mountaineers in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Horned Frogs defense.
B.J. Catalon rushed for 39 yards for TCU, while Aaron Green added 18 yards. Casey Pachall threw for 394 yards for the Horned Frogs, while receivers Trevone Boykin and Josh Doctson had 100 and 92 yards respectively.
TCU outgained West Virginia 454-415 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 30-24 by the Horned Frogs.
West Virginia lost the time of possession battle 31:34/28:26, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
West Virginia looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Texas. TCU will aim to get back on the winning track at Iowa State.