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Home opener against 2004 college champions

America's pastime returns to Fort Worth today as the TCU baseball team takes on the Cal State Fullerton Titans for this season's home opener at Lupton Stadium.


This marks the fifth series between the two teams and it will be the first time the Titans travel to Fort Worth to take on the Horned Frogs.

Freshman Frog’s performance keys sixth straight win

Sunday marked the sixth consecutive conference victory for the Lady Frogs, and the team now has a one-game lead in second place in the...

Frog Fountain being prepared for return

The familiar sound of running water briefly returned to the center of campus Wednesday afternoon.


Frog Fountain, the iconic structure in the Campus Commons, is undergoing tests before a dedication in mid-March.


"Today is one of the only times we'll be turning it off and on," said Harold Leeman, associate director for major projects with the Physical Plant.


There is no specific date set yet for the dedication, but the preparation and testing process will be going on for the next two to three weeks, said Lisa Albert, communications specialist.

Quick investigation of end zone collapse commendable

It is known that half of the new facade of the south end zone fell into a pile of dust and twisted metal early Friday morning.


Although the surveillance tapes are not being released to the public, the commendable action of the administration and construction companies is the swift response taken toward investigating this incident.


Luckily, the structural collapse did not happen while crews were on the work site and moreover, it did not happen during a football game when the stands would most likely be full of fans.

On eve of signing day, tornado hits recruit’s town

In the town of Savannah, Tenn., the concept of disaster is not typically a conversation topic. Trouble may come in the form of a few guys looking for mischief down by the shores of Pickwick Lake or after some hard loss in a Friday night rivalry at the football stadium.


Disaster struck Savannah on Tuesday night during one of the most devastating tornado outbreaks in Tennessee history.

Top-10 opponents fill schedule slots

Consistency is paramount in golf - for the women's program, top-25 finishes when the seasons come to a close are the status-quo under coach Angie Ravaioli-Larkin.


Since entering the Mountain West Conference, the Horned Frogs have earned three consecutive NCAA Regional Tournament bids and have taken a conference championship title.

Rodeo clowns protect cowboys, entertain crowds

They have names like Twister, Speed Trap and Rebel Yell.These bulls show no mercy to the men like Pumpkintown Frank and Jeremy Choate.Lucky...

Fort Worth watering holes where you can pretend to be a...

Friday


112th Southwestern Exposition and Live Stock Show (Will Rogers Memorial Coliseum)


For 112 years, Fort Worth has lived up to its motto as "Where the West Begins" during the annual rodeo and stock show. Cowboys and cowgirls from countries as far as Wales and Australia compete for rodeo stardom in Fort Worth.

Dougherty’s attempts to gain student support commendable

At this point last season, the men's basketball team had a 10-8 record and had lost its fourth consecutive game.


That loss was near the beginning of an abysmal 11-game losing streak. However, one year later, the team is in a different position with an 11-6 record and sole possession of second place in the Mountain West Conference, which sent two teams to the NCAA Tournament and two teams to the National Invitational Tournament last year.

MVP Dalton, Frogs hang on through second-half rally

HOUSTON -- A month and a half ago, the Horned Frogs (8-5) were looking for a bowl-granting sixth victory.Senior safety Brian Bonner spoke up...
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