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                      === Tucker, TCU drop No.18 Texas ===
 
 Austin,  TX (Sports Network)  - Matthew Tucker ran for a pair of touchdowns to
 lead  TCU  past No.  18 Texas,  20-13, and  give the  Horned Frogs their 600th
 victory in school history.
 
 Tucker  finished with 57  yards on 14 carries for TCU (7-4, 4-4 Big 12), which
 has won two of its last three.
 
 Trevone Boykin completed 7-of-9 passes for 82 yards with an interception while
 adding a game-high 77 yards on 10 carries in the win.
 
 "We  are growing up  as a football team. It wasn't perfect, but we found a way
 to  win," TCU coach  Gary Patterson said. "We are still making mistakes at the
 quarterback position. We just need to keep growing up."
 
 David Ash started the game at quarterback for Texas and completed 10-of-21 for
 104  yards and  two interceptions and a lost fumble before getting replaced in
 the fourth quarter by Case McCoy.
 
 McCoy  went 11-for-17  through the  air for  110 yards,  but tossed  the game-
 sealing  interception as  the Longhorns  (8-3,  5-3) had  their four-game  win
 streak snapped.
 
 "I'm  disappointed  in the loss. We  missed a great opportunity tonight to get
 back  in the mix for some things," Texas coach Mack Brown said. "You can't win
 a football game when you have four turnovers and only gain one."
 
 Texas  received the ball  first and drove as far as the TCU 30 with the aid of
 an  unnecessary  roughness penalty  at the  end of an  Ash scramble, but Jason
 Verrett  stepped  in front of  an Ash pass over  the middle, giving the Horned
 Frogs the ball at their own six.
 
 Boykin  found Corey  Fuller for  a 35-yard  gain on  the next  play and  after
 converting  a  4th-and-3 at  the Texas  41 with a  4-yard reception by Fuller,
 Tucker  capped the 14-play march with a 2-yard touchdown run with 5:29 left in
 the first quarter.
 
 Tucker  was initially ruled  down at the 1-yard line on the play, but a review
 showed  he was able  to stretch the ball across the goal line as he was on top
 of a pile after leaping up the middle.
 
 Marquise  Goodwin's 41-yard return on the ensuing kickoff set the Longhorns up
 on  their  own 43,  and Texas  was able  to capitalize  on the favorable field
 position with a 25-yard field goal by Nick Jordan.
 
 B.J.  Catalon  reeled off a 41-yard  run on TCU's  next touch to move the ball
 deep  into Texas territory,  but the Horned Frogs could not push the ball into
 the end zone and Jaden Oberkrom's 33-yard field-goal attempt missed wide right
 to keep it a 7-3 game just over four minutes into the second quarter.
 
 Ash  then  hit Jaxon Shipley for  gains of 14, 10  and 10 yards as Texas drove
 inside  the Horned  Frogs' red zone before Elisha Olabode intercepted Ash near
 the goal line and returned it to the TCU 19.
 
 The  Horned Frogs were  held to a three-and-out, but Ash had the ball slip out
 of  his hands  as he  was cocking  back for  a pass  two plays  later and  TCU
 recovered the fumble at the Texas 16-yard line.
 
 Three plays later, Tucker rumbled across the goal line from a yard out to give
 TCU a 14-3 lead at the break.
 
 Adrian Phillips intercepted an errant Boykin pass on the opening possession of
 the  third  quarter and  Texas was  able to use  the turnover  to cut into its
 deficit.
 
 After  converting a 4th-and-1 at the TCU 41 with a 1-yard run by Joe Bergeron,
 Jordan connected on a 25-yard kick to bring the Longhorns within 14-6.
 
 TCU  countered  with Oberkrom's 18-yard  kick, and  following a Texas punt, he
 connected on a 41-yard field goal to give the Frogs a 20-6 advantage less than
 two minutes into the fourth quarter.
 
 McCoy, who also replaced Ash for the Longhorns' final drive of the first half,
 took  over under  center  for  Texas following  another  three-and-out by  the
 Longhorns  and  was able to move  the ball as far  as the TCU 36, but his pass
 attempt on a 4th-and-3 fell incomplete to turn the ball over on downs.
 
 McCoy later found four different receivers for double-digit gains on a 9-play,
 82-yard march, which Jeremy Hills capped with an 8-yard touchdown run to bring
 Texas within 20-13 with 3:07 remaining in the game.
 
 The Longhorns regained the ball at their own 34 with 1:44 left for a chance at
 the  tying score,  but after scrambling for  13 yards on the first play, McCoy
 was picked off by Sam Carter to seal the victory for TCU.
 
                                   Game Notes
 
 Texas leads the all-time series between the teams, 61-21-1 ... TCU improved to
 4-1  on the  road in conference play  this season ... The Horned Frogs are now
 14-9  against  ranked opponents under Patterson  ... Texas held a 300-299 edge
 in  total  yards  ...  Shipley  paced  all receivers  with  80  yards  on  six
 receptions.
 
 
 11/23 01:15:25 ET

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