NCAA Game Summary - T-C-U at S-M-U|
(Saturday, September 20th)
Final Score: TCU 48, SMU 7
Dallas, TX (Sports Network) - Marcus Jackson ran for 115 yards and a touchdown
on only seven rushing attempts to lead the TCU Horned Frogs to a 48-7 victory
over the SMU Mustangs in the Battle for the Iron Skillet.
Joseph Turner added two rushing touchdowns for TCU (4-0).
Bo Levi Mitchell completed 20-of-36 passes for 218 yards and one touchdown
with two interceptions in the loss for SMU (1-3).
TCU led 14-0 after the first quarter on the strength of a four-yard touchdown
run by Turner and a 24-yard interception return for a score by Jerry Hughes.
The Horned Frogs stretched their advantage to 20-0 by intermission on a pair
of field goals by Ross Evans, a 19-yarder and a 23-yarder.
Turner scored his second touchdown in the third quarter on a four-yard run,
and Andy Dalton added a five-yard scoring scamper for the Horned Frogs just
over three minutes later. Midway through that third stanza, TCU owned a 34-0
SMU scored its only touchdown of the game with 5:25 left in the third quarter
on a four-yard toss from Mitchell to Cole Loftin.
TCU added a pair of touchdowns in the final frame that brought the score to
its final of 48-7. Jackson tossed a one-yard touchdown pass to Evan Frosch,
and the quarterback later kept the ball himself and raced 79 yards for a
While TCU posted 23 first downs and 498 total yards, SMU had a mere 10 first
downs and 210 total yards.
09/21 00:19:13 ET