Big 12 Conference - One True Champion
stop
Article Image
Play
Courtesy: Athletics Communications

Late TD Helps TCU Defeat Iowa State, 21-17

Courtesy: cyclones.com
Release: 11/09/2013
         
Send this article to a friend Print RSS

AMES, Iowa – TCU’s Trevone Boykin scored on a one-yard run with 38 seconds remaining as the Horned Frogs rallied to defeat Iowa State, 21-17, Saturday afternoon at Jack Trice Stadium in front of an announced attendance of 54,922. With the loss, Iowa State falls to 1-8 overall and 0-6 in Big 12 play. TCU improves to 4-6 overall and 2-5 in conference play.

Turning Point of the Game
After trailing 14-7 at the half, Iowa State held a 17-14 lead as the game moved to the fourth quarter but the Cyclones were unable to increase the lead. The Horned Frogs took over at their own 42-yard line with just 2:34 remaining and ran 10 plays that resulted in Boykin’s sneak with just 38 seconds left. ISU was able to move the ball to its own 45 but that was all the closer it would get as TCU held on for its second Big 12 win.

Discuss it now. Visit our facebook page to have your say on the turning point of today's game.

Offensive Game Ball Goes To...
E.J. Bibbs finished with a career-high seven catches for 63 yards in the loss. Bibbs, who has at least two catches in all nine games this season, is the first Cyclone tight end since Collin Franklin to catch at least seven balls in a game.

Bibbs now has 29 catches this season.

Defensive Game Ball Goes To...
Jeremiah George saw his double-digit tackle streak come to an end at seven games as the senior made a team-high nine stops. But the Clearwater, Fla. native still had a significant impact on the game, making one tackle for a loss and also picking off a pass in the fourth quarter for his second interception this season.

Cyclone Nation, who was your player of the game? Tweet the player along with the hashtag #CyclONEgameball to @CycloneFB and we'll announce the fan's pick on Monday morning.

Cyclone Quick Hits
*DeVondrick Nealy’s 98-yard kick return was Iowa State’s second this season (Jarvis West, Texas Tech). The last time Iowa State had two kick returns for a touchdown was 1963.
*Deon Broomfield’s interception in the second quarter was his seventh career takeaway.
*Jacob Dunning and Grant Rohach made their first career starts. Seven freshmen have started for the Cyclones this season.
*Kirby Van Der Kamp is now 2-for-2 passing for 50 yards in his career after connecting with Justin Coleman on a fake punt in the second quarter.
*Cory Morrissey recorded his first career sack in the third quarter.

Next Up
Iowa State travels to Oklahoma next weekend for an 11 a.m. kickoff. FS1 will televise the game.

Fan Tweet Of The Game

More on Men's Basketball
The Team
Head coach Fred Hoiberg | Coaching Staff
Roster | Big 12 Standings | Weekly Release


Multimedia
Big 12 On Television FAQ | Weekly Clearance Info
Big 12 Network Station Clearance List

Social Media
Twitter | Facebook

Facilities
Hilton Coliseum
Sukup Basketball Practice Facility


Historical Information
Archives | Encyclopedia
Records | Results | Tradition


Inside Iowa State
Camps | Cyclone Alley | For Recruits
Hilton Magic | In the NBA
Inside MBB Video | Video Library | Why Iowa State



advertisement
Big12Sports.com
Uploaded Ad
CyHawk
Cyclone Connections
Cyclone Spotlight
Cyclone Sidebar
NCAA
Cy's Pets of the Week
2:00 Timeout
U.S. Cellular Text the Coach
Sweet Caroline
Fight Song
asd:12