Monday, June 25, 2012

How TCU stacks up in the Big 12: Football


We'll spend the last few days before TCU's official jump to the Big 12 looking at how various aspects of the Horned Frogs' athletic department stack up against the programs they'll be facing in the new conference. Today, we start with football:

All-Time wins
Texas 858
Oklahoma 819
West Virginia 701
TCU 591
Kansas 574
Baylor 542
Oklahoma State 533
Texas Tech 524
Iowa State 498
Kansas State 475

National Championships (claimed):
Oklahoma 7
Texas 4
TCU 2
...everyone else tied with 0

Appearances in the Top 10 of the final polls:
Oklahoma 36
Texas 28
TCU 10
Kansas State 6
West Virginia 5
Oklahoma State 3
Kansas 2
Baylor 1
Texas Tech 1
Iowa State 0

BCS Bowl wins:
Oklahoma  3 (in 8 appearances)
Texas 3 (4)
West Virginia 3 (3)
TCU 1 (2)
Kansas 1 (1)
Oklahoma State 1 (1)
Kansas State 0 (1)
Iowa State 0 (0)
Baylor 0 (0)
Texas Tech 0 (0)

Total bowl wins:
Oklahoma 27 (in 45 appearances)
Texas 26 (50)
West Virginia 14 (31)
Oklahoma State 14 (22)
TCU 13 (28)
Texas Tech 12 (34)
Baylor 10 (18)
Kansas State 6 (15)
Kansas 6 (12)
Iowa State 3 (11)

Times that ESPN College Game Day has been to campus:
Oklahoma 6
Texas 6
Oklahoma State 3
TCU 1
Kansas State 1
West Virginia 1
Texas Tech 1
Kansas 0
Iowa State 0
Baylor 0

2 comments:

VikingFrog said...

Respectable numbers.

FrogHorn07 said...

Texas and Oklahoma are in a league of their own, historically. After WWII they just took off athletically. It was not until the 85 scholarship rule do you start to see any type of parity.