Numbers like that will only help the TCU football team. Once considered only a recruiting player in Texas. Nationally televised bowl games with this much attention, will help TCU's national recruiting efforts.
The win gave TCU's seniors a 41-10 record over four seasons and 11 wins for the third time in four years.
Coach Gary Patterson stated after the game, ""I've been talking about this group all year," They play hard. ... This is the winningest TCU group of seniors. I can't tell you how much we're going to miss them."
2009 Top Bowl Games To Date
7.1 mil: Champs Sports, Florida St./Wisconsin
6.5 mil: Emerald, California/Miami
5.1 mil: Poinsettia, TCU/Boise St.
4.4 mil: Hawaii, Notre Dame/Hawaii
3.4 mil: Las Vegas, Arizona/BYU)