Home Team: Southern Methodist Mustangs
Visiting Team: TCU Horned Frogs
Location: Dallas, TX
Kickoff: 5 PM PDT — 9/7/2018
TV & Streaming: ESPN2
Odds: TCU 22.5 –O/U 66
Southern Methodist hosts TCU in a American Athletic Conference-Big 12 Conference matchup Friday at 5 PM PDT.
The Mustangs enter this game 0-1 on the season after falling to North Texas 46-23 in Week 1. The Horned Frogsare 1-0 after beating Southern University 55-7 last week.
TCU leads the all-time series 45-21-0. September 16, 2017 was the last matchup between the two programs with TCU defeating Southern Methodist 56-36.
TCU has won the last 2 meetings between the two schools.
The Mustangs’ defense has allowed 529 yards per game through Week 1, which ranks No. 111 in college football.
Horned Frogs ranks No. 16 in college football at five yards per carry on their way to 235 rushing yards in one game.
The Horned Frogs have scored 55 points per game this season, including a season high of 55 versus Southern University.
Southern Methodist tallied 256 total yards in Week 1 versus North Texas and enter this game ranked No. 117 in the country in total offense.
PLAYERS TO WATCH
Mustangs QB Ben Hicks has passed for 252 yards this season, including a 252-yard performance Week 1 versus North Texas.
TCU sophomore RB Emari Demercado ranks No. 138 in college football with 57 yards rushing. His season high of 57 yards came Week 1 versus Southern University.
SAF Patrick Nelson has recorded 1.5 sacks in one game to lead the Southern Methodist pass rush.
Horned Frogs SAF Ridwan Issahaku has a team-high one interception entering play this weekend.
Mustangs RB Braeden West leads the team with 86 receiving yards on three receptions. He caught three passes for 86 yards last week versus North Texas.
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