BCS championship game: TCU, Baylor, Ohio State vs. USC article TCU leads Baylor 41-17 in BBS title game at Bryant-Denny Stadium.
The Horned Frogs (8-1, 7-1 Big 12) won their fifth straight game and seventh in eight.
It’s the second straight season TCU has won at least five consecutive games.
The Cowboys (5-8, 2-6) are trying to make it six straight.
The last time TCU had five straight wins was in 1990, the Horned Horned Peas (3-10, 2.69) beat TCU.
TCU has played six straight Big 12 championship games and won the last five.
The only team to have won three of those games in a row was Kansas in 2005, when it won the next three.
Baylor is 4-1 against the other top four teams in the BCS rankings.
TCU is 0-3 against the Big 12 teams.
The Bears are 1-1 in conference play and are tied with Oklahoma State for the most wins in Big 12 history.
TCU’s defense has played better than the Cowboys this season, yielding just 10.3 points per game.
Baylor’s offense has averaged 24.8 points per contest, including 6.9 from 3-point range.
The two teams are tied for the second-most 3-pointers in the country.
The Frogs are shooting 53.8 percent from the field and 35.6 percent from beyond the arc.
They are shooting 42.5 percent from 3 and 39.3 percent from inside the arc during that stretch.
TCU leads the nation in assists (11.4) and steals (1.5).