TCU Men's Basketball Postgame Notes


Feb. 4, 2017

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TCU MEN'S BASKETBALL POSTGAME NOTES
TCU vs. Texas
Attendance: 6,507
Final: TCU 78, Texas 63

Team Notes
* TCU swept Texas for the first time since the 1986-87 season, when head coach Jamie Dixon was in his senior season with the Horned Frogs.
* The Horned Frogs are now 5-5 in the Big 12. The five wins represent their most in five seasons in the conference.
* TCU shot 51.7 percent from the field, giving it three straight games over 50 percent from the field for the first time since February 2001.
* Jaylen Fisher's five assists gave him 101 on the season. With Alex Robinson at 128, TCU has two players with at least 100 assists for the first time since the 2001-02 campaign with Corey Santee (180) and Junior Blount (131).
* The 15-point margin of victory was TCU's largest over Texas since a 70-54 win in Austin Feb. 18, 1987.
* TCU led 38-35 at the half and is now 13-1 when ahead at the break.
* The Horned Frogs improved to 12-3 at home.
* TCU had 20 assists, marking its third-straight game with at least that number and eighth time on the season.
* TCU featured the same starting lineup (Jaylen Fisher, Alex Robinson, Kenrich Williams, JD Miller and Vladimir Brodziansky) for the 13th time in the last 14 games.
* TCU great Kurt Thomas had his jersey number (40) retired in a halftime ceremony.
* TCU returns to action Tuesday when it hosts Texas Tech at 8 p.m.

Individual Notes
* Vladimir Brodziansky had a team-high 18 points to reach double figures in scoring for a team-best 16th time this season.
* Brodziansky's four blocked shots were one shy of equaling a career high.
* Alex Robinson's 17 points gave him four straight games in double figures and 15 on the season.
* Robinson had eight assists for the second straight game. It was his fifth contest on the season with at least eight assists.
* Kenrich Williams had eight rebounds to lead TCU for the 16th time in 23 games this season.
 

 

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