Jump to content
  • hhcmatt
    hhcmatt

    Game Essentials: Texas Christian Horned Frogs

    Sign in to follow this  

    Game Time: Saturday, Dec 10th, 2011 7:00 pm @ TCU

    Follow the game in the forum game thread

     

    [caption id=attachment_541" align="alignleft" width="349" caption="Let's replace a football school with a middling basketball program with a ootball school with a middling basketball program!]tcu.jpg[/caption]

     

     

    Possible Lineups (Horned Frog)

    Position Ht. Yr. PPG
    G Hank Thorns 5-9 Sr. 13.0
    G Nate Butler 6-6 Jr.  3.2
    G J.R. Cadot 6-5 Sr. 12.4
    F Adrick McKinney 6-8 Jr.  7.3
    F Amric Fields 6-9 So.  10.3

     

    Possible Lineups (Huskers)

    Position Ht. Yr. PPG
    G Bo Spencer 6-2  Sr. 16.0
    G Brandon Richardson 6-0  Sr.  5.8
    G Caleb Walker 6-4  Sr.  7.0
    F Brandon Ubel 6-10  Jr.  6.0
    C Jorge Brian Diaz 6-11  Jr. 11.1

     

    The Super-Short Hey I'm travelling edtion!

    Opposing player to watch - Hank Thorns

    This is going to be the Cookie Miller sized terror on the court probably making us wish we had another Cookie Miller....he will be shooting the ball at will from the 2 and 3 while occasionally getting his teammates in the mix.

    Opposing player to watch - Adrick McKinney

    Here is the obligatory 6-8 260# guy that Ubel needs to keep off the boards.  He's not the best player on the team but he's probably the type of body we also covet.

     

    TCU wasn't looking to go to the Big East...they were looking for a way to move into the haves of the BCS in order to capitalize on the football team they have built.  However, when the Big 12 came knocking...well, smell you later Big East.  The unstable Big 12 is a much better fit than the unstabler Big East and travel.  Throw in old friends Texas, Texas Tech, and Baylor and it was a no brainer.

    I cannot find any information on TCU from a fan perspective....it's almost as no one cares about the sport there at all.....and this is mainly a football school who is going to be playing in the Big 12.  Take a look in the mirror Nebraska to figure out who we're playing.

    Much like Nebraska, the Horned Frogs don't run that well of an offense so this could be ugly in general.  While they also aren't very careful with the ball, they will turn you over all day if you're not careful with the ball which has been a problem for the Huskers.  The keys for the Huskers tonight will be to not give up baskets off of turnovers (don't turn the ball over!) and to keep the Frogs off the line.  If TCU has to run offense all night they're going to struggle to score 40.

    Prediction:  Huskers 65- Horned Frogs 63 with a 39% of hope

    Sign in to follow this  


    User Feedback

    Recommended Comments

    There are no comments to display.



    Join the conversation

    You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

    Guest
    Add a comment...

    ×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

      Only 75 emoji are allowed.

    ×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

    ×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

    ×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


×
×
  • Create New...