Austin, TX (SportsNetwork.com) – Trevone Boykin threw two touchdown passes
and ran for another and No. 6 TCU made a statement with a 48-10 road win over
Texas on Thursday.
Boykin completed 20-of-34 for 233 yards and carried the ball 12 times for 50
in TCU’s sixth straight win. Aaron Green ran for 73 yards and a touchdown and
Josh Doctson made seven receptions for 115 and a score.
TCU (10-1, 7-1 Big 12) will need a win next week in its regular-season finale
against Iowa State and continue
Friday’s Sports Matinee Cheat Sheet
The day after Thanksgiving means a day of quiet contemplation about how much you’ve eaten…and a ton of matinee action in all sports. So we bring you the quick one stop shop for all the afternoon games.
Chicago Bulls at Boston Celtics (-1, 201)
The Chicago Bulls might yet prove to be one of the top teams in the Eastern Conference, but they’ll hardly resemble one when they face the Boston Celtics on Friday. The Bulls could be without three starters — Derrick Rose (hamstring), Joakim Noah (knee) and Taj Gibson (ankle) — when they continue their seven-game continue
By Don Phillips
Two college football games stand out on the board for Friday after Thanksgiving.
Stanford at UCLA
When: 3:30 PM ET, Friday, November 28, 2014
Where: Rose Bowl, Pasadena, California
TV: 3:30 ET, ABC
Line at America’s Bookie: UCLA -5
Stanford’s five losses have each been to Top-20 teams (0-5 vs. AP Top 25 in 2014). The Cardinal is 10-6 in its past 16 games against teams ranked in the AP Top 25, and was 6-1 in such games in 2013. The Stanford Cardinals are ranked seventh nationally in scoring defense (16.5 points/game), sixth in total defense (289.7 yards/game), 10th in passing defense (176.9 yards/game) continue
FACTS & STATS: Site: Wallace Wade Stadium (33,941) — Durham, North Carolina.
Television: ESPNU. Home Record: Wake Forest 3-3, Duke 4-2. Away Record: Wake
Forest 0-5, Duke 4-1. Neutral Record: Wake Forest 0-0, Duke 0-0. Conference
Record: Wake Forest 1-6, Duke 4-3. Series Record: Duke leads, 55-37-2.
GAME NOTES: The Duke Blue Devils take aim at their ninth win of the season, as
they play host to rival Wake Forest in an ACC battle at Wallace Wade Stadium
David Cutcliffe’s Blue Devils seemed poised to win the ACC’s Coastal Division
title, after winning eight of their first continue
FACTS & STATS: Site: FAU Stadium (30,000) — Boca Raton, Florida.
Television: MyTVZ33, Sinclair. Home Record: ODU 4-2, FAU 3-1. Away Record: ODU
1-4, FAU 0-7. Neutral Record: ODU 0-0, FAU 0-0. Conference Record: ODU 3-4,
FAU 2-5. Series Record: First-ever meeting.
GAME NOTES: The Old Dominion Monarchs will try to earn bowl eligibility in the
final game of the regular season when they take on the Florida Atlantic Owls
in Conference USA action at FAU Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
After losing five straight from late September through early November, ODU
salvaged its season with back-to-back wins over FIU continue