Recruits React to TCU's big win

TCU pulled off their biggest win of the season on Saturday as the Frogs defeated former No. 3 Oklahoma. Several prospects were in attendance and reached out to get their thoughts on the Frogs' big win.

TCU improved to 4-0 and 1-0 in Big 12 play with one of the biggest wins in school history in their 37-33 win over Oklahoma.

Both teams entered the game in the top 25; TCU at No. 25 in both the AP and Coaches Polls and Oklahoma at No. 3 and No. 4. After the win, the Frogs now sit at No. 9 in the AP poll and No. 12 in the Coaches Poll.

The Frogs had a spectacular showing against an Oklahoma defense that many had deemed the best in years under Bob Stoops. TCU racked up 469 yards and 31 points which impressed media and fans across the country.

Most importantly, it impressed those in attendance; particular the impressive number of high caliber prospects in attendance. caught up with some of those recruits to get their thoughts on the Frogs’ big win!

Brennen Wooten – 2016 Commit
"A great atmosphere and hard fought game! I'm excited about the future! We had a great plan going in and we executed and came away with a huge W.”

Niko Small – 2015 Commit
"It doesn’t surprise me. I’m glad I was there to enjoy it. TCU defense is amazing, they make so many plays. I can’t wait to be a part of that."

Tony James – 2015 Commit
"That was the most exciting game I've ever been too, felt like I was on the field with them at times! From every snap of the ball till the play was done, they gave 110%, great Team win!"

Semaj Thomas – 2015 Commit
"It was amazing for the Frogs to take down the No. 4 ranked team. I'm over at my school telling them Go Frogs and with a big smile it's amazing."

Joe Broadnax – 2015 Commit
"It's a good feeling to be able to be part of TCU."

Tre'vontae Hights – 2015 Commit
"It was an exciting game! Definitely proved themselves to everyone who was doubting them this year."

Mike Williams – 2016 Offer
"Probably goes right next to last year's Baylor-Oklahoma State game last year. People doubted TCU I even had my doubts about the offense but Coach Patterson got his team Ready and that defense gave up 33 points and still seemed dominate especially the DL!"

Alec Dunham – 2015 Commit
"Excited. I don't think real TCU fans are surprised, more relieved because we expected it."

Jaelan Austin – 2015 Commit
"I think it was a big win just in the sense of proving to the nation we're a team that can play with anybody and we already knew that, we just needed to show it. As far as recruits, it's opening eyes of guys like Carlos Strickland and Malik Jefferson and more importantly, putting Funkytown on the map."

Jarrison Stewart – 2015 Commit
"It was a good win for TCU, they handled some adversity."

Mike Freeze – 2015 commit
"I thought TCU played a great football game. They played hard and the atmosphere was awesome. I had a great time watching them get the upset."

Jonathan Song – 2015 commit
"While watching the game last night and being part of a great atmosphere, i'm even more excited to be part of a great program like TCU!"

Hunter Donnelly – 2016 target
"I thought that it was a huge win for the program. It really showed how good their defense and that they come with it."

Jack Anderson – 2017 target
“It was crazy!”

Anthony Hines – 2017 Offer
“I actually didn’t make it but I watched it on T.V. and TCU looked great!”

Raleigh Texada – 2016 target
“I’ve never in my life been in attendance of such a great game and awesome environment. I was most excited to see my brother make some big plays to help his team get the win. It was an awesome experience.”

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