Oct. 13, 2012
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Tonight's matchup was the 108th meeting in the series that dates back to 1899. Baylor now has a 50-51-7 all-time record against TCU, including a 33-30-5 record in games played in Waco.
Baylor had its school-record-tying 9-game winning streak at Floyd Casey Stadium snapped. It was tied as the nation's 7th-longest home winning streak entering the game.
Cameron Kaufhold and Chris McAllister served as captains vs. TCU.
Baylor is now 7-12 in October games in the Art Briles era.
Saturday's game was the 16th time in the last 17 games Baylor has played on national television.
Baylor is now 7-20 when trailing at the half during the Briles era (1-1 this season).
Baylor's 7 first-half points were its fewest since being held to 3 points in the first half of a 31-30 OT win at Kansas on Nov. 12, 2011.
Baylor's school-record streak of 11 consecutive games with 30-plus points came to an end. It was the 3rd-longest active streak nationally behind Oklahoma State (23) and
Oregon (19) entering the day.
The Bears had also scored 45 or more points in 8 consecutive games, which was the nation's longest active streak at the start of the day.
Baylor posted 432 yards of offense, ending its streak of games with 500+ yards at 10 straight.
Baylor's offense has averaged at least 6.0 yards-per-play in each of the last 11 games (7.9 ypp vs. TCU).
Baylor lost a fumble in the 2nd quarter, its first lost fumble of the season. BU was 1 of only 3 teams nationally without a lost fumble entering the game.
WR Terrance Williams had 3 receptions for 163 receiving yards. His yardage total tied the 16th-most in a single game in school history.
Williams caught a 74-yard TD pass from QB Nick Florence on the 2nd play from scrimmage -- the longest Baylor play this season at the time.
Williams added a 77-yard TD catch in the 3rd quarter, his 23rd career receiving TD (8th this season) and the Bears' longest play of the season.
Williams had his 9th career 100-yard receiving game (4th this season).
With 2 touchdown passes in the game, Florence moved into sole possession of 10th place on Baylor's career passing touchdowns list (26).
Florence had a 5-yard rushing touchdown in the 3rd quarter, his 6th career rushing TD (2nd this season).
Florence moved into 11th place on Baylor's career passing yards list (3,866).
Florence also moved into a tie for 9th on Baylor's career TD responsibility list (32; 6 rushing, 26 passing).
Florence passed for 289 yards, the first time this season he's come up short of the 300-yard mark.
WR Tevin Reese improved his reception streak to 28 consecutive games with at least one catch, tied for the 13th-longest active streak nationally.
Reese moved into 11th place on Baylor's career receptions list (119).
WR Lanear Sampson improved his reception streak to 35 consecutive games, the 3rd-longest active streak nationally.
LB Bryce Hager (7 tackles) had his streak of games with 10+ tackles snapped at 4 straight, but he recorded his 1st career sack.
NB Ahmad Dixon had a career-high 13 tackles, including his 1st career sack.
S Chance Casey had a career-high 13 tackles.
K Aaron Jones made 3 extra points to bring his program-leading career total to 253 points.
C Ivory Wade made his team-leading 38th-career start, and RG Cyril Richardson made his 20th consecutive start, which is 2nd-most on the team.