TCU is one of four teams in the nation to be 7-0 on the season.
TCU men’s basketball claimed the Corpus Christi Coastal Classic Championship Saturday night with a 61-52 victory over the previously undefeated Mississippi State.
Three players scored in double-figures during Saturday’s game. Sophomore Chris Washburn led the way, scoring 12 points. The Grand Prairie native also grabbed eight rebounds.
Following the contest, Williams was named the tournament’s Most Outstanding Player.
Mississippi State, now 5-1, was led by Fred Thomas, who scored a game-high 14 points.
The lead changed eight times throughout the game.
After Mississippi State made it a five point game with 3:36 left to go, Kyan Anderson’s three-pointer made it a 53-45 game with a little over two minutes remaining.
TCU was able to close out the game the rest of the way to move to 7-0 on the season for the first time since 1997-1998.
TCU takes on Ole Miss Thursday at 8 p.m.