By the Numbers: Baylor


    TCU will end its season against the No. 9 Baylor Bears. Here are 15 facts and figures about the game.

    1: Interceptions thrown by Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty. Petty has completed 64.1 percent for a Big 12-leading 335.1 yards per game.

    5: Number of spots Baylor fell in the AP Top 25 poll after losing to Oklahoma State. The Bears fell from No. 4 to No. 9.

    16: Seniors that will be honored before the Baylor game. The seniors posted a 35-13 career record, won two conference championships and the 2011 Rose Bowl.

    16: Sellouts at Amon G. Carter in the last 20 games. Standing room only tickets are available for Saturday’s game.

    26: Passing touchdowns thrown by Petty. In addition, Petty has rushed for 10 touchdowns which ranks second for Baylor.

    32: Made point after touchdowns (PAT) attempts by TCU placekicker Jaden Oberkrom this season. Oberkrom and Baylor placekicker Aaron Jones are the only Big 12 kickers that have hit all their PAT attempts.

    40: Career touchdown passes thrown by Casey Pachall. Pachall tied Sammy Baugh (1934-36) for fourth all-time at TCU against Kansas State.

    46.9: Average punt yards by Baylor punter Spencer Roth. Roth leads the Big 12 despite only punting 32 times through 10 games with a long of 72 yards.

    58: Number of receptions for Baylor’s leading receiver Antwan Goodley. Fourteen different players have caught passes including seven players with at least 10 catches.

    90: Tackles for loss by the TCU defense which is fifth in the nation. The Frogs are also tied for fourth with 18 interceptions.

    119.3: Receiving yards per game for Baylor wide receiver Goodley. Goodley has 1,193 total receiving yards. Josh Doctson leads the Frogs with 34 receiving yards per game.

    661.6: Total yards of offense per game for Baylor this season. The Bears average 8.2 yards per play and have 70 touchdowns. TCU has put up 338.9 yards per game and 29 touchdowns.

    841: Rushing yards for redshirt freshman running back Shock Linwood. Linwood, who ranks second on the team in rushing behind Lache Seastrunk, has eight rushing touchdowns.

    4-1: Head coach Gary Patterson’s record against Baylor head coach Art Briles. Briles lost twice as the coach at Houston (2003-07) and is 1-2 against the Frogs as the Baylor’s coach.

    51-50-7: TCU’s lead in the all-time series against Baylor. TCU won last year’s game 49-21 in Waco. The Frogs and Bears first met in 1899 which ended in a scoreless tie.