By the Numbers: vs. TCU

Noah Brooks

62-23-1 – Texas’ record against TCU. Since TCU has joined the Big 12, Texas is 1-3 against the Horned Frogs. 

98-17 – In the last two years, TCU has put up 98 total points in its wins against Texas, while the Longhorns have only scored 17 total points. 

6 – Texas had six turnovers in its 24-21 loss to Kansas, three interceptions and three fumbles. 

3-17 – The Longhorns converted only three third-downs out of 17 attempts against the Jayhawks last Saturday.

51 – Texas junior running back D’Onta Foreman had 51 rushing attempts against Kansas, breaking his season and career high by 16 carries. The 51 carries also breaks a school single game record.

332 – Texas held Kansas to 332 total yards, though 163 of those yards came in the fourth quarter.

12 – Foreman now has 12 straight games of 100 or more rushing yards, breaking Earl Campbell’s 39-year-old school record of 11 games.

251 – Texas has allowed 251 first downs by their opponents, tied 22nd for most first downs allowed in the FBS.

2,740 – The passing yards by freshman quarterback Shane Buechele. He has exceeded the total amount of passing yards from last year by nearly 1,000 yards.

1,863 – The rushing yards by Foreman this season. He now leads the FBS in total rushing yards and rushing yards per game (186.3).

498.9 – Texas is now averaging 498.9 offensive yards per game, the 17th highest in the FBS. TCU is not far behind, averaging 493.3 offensive yards per game.

3.6 – TCU is averaging 3.6 sacks per game, the third highest in the FBS. The Horned Frogs have 36 total sacks across 10 games.

16 – TCU has the 16th ranked passing offense in the FBS, passing an average of 302.4 yards per game. 

420.8 – TCU has allowed an average of 420.8 yards per game, ranking 74th in the FBS. Texas is ranked 97th, allowing an average of 444.7 yards per game.

44 – TCU’s defense has allowed its opponents to convert on third down 44 percent of the time, tied for 103rd lowest percentage in the FBS.

7.5 – TCU has an average of 7.5 penalties per game, ranked 110th in the FBS. Texas has an average of 7.18 penalties per game.

541 – In a 31-6 loss to Oklahoma State last Saturday, TCU allowed 541 yards, including 334 rushing yards. 

145 – TCU had 145 yards rushing against Oklahoma State, with 79 of those yards coming from quarterback Kenny Hill. Running back Kyle Hicks only had 47 yards on 25 carries. 

15 – TCU safety Denzel Johnson had 15 total tackles against the Cowboys – eight solo, seven assisted and two tackles for losses.