No. 6 Texas Christian University Horned Frogs won its season opener against the No. 24 Oregon State Beavers on Saturday, 30-21. TCU was led by quarterback Andy Dalton, who has surpassed the record for most wins in Horned Frogs history with his 30th win. Dalton was tied at 29 wins with Sammy Baugh, a two-time All-American in the middle of the 1930s.
Dalton had two interceptions in each opening play in the first and second half, resulting to Oregon touchdowns. He more than made up for these interceptions by completing 17 of 25 passes for 175 yards and running for two touchdowns. His second touchdown with 1:11 left in the third quarter put TCU in the lead for good.
Ed Wesley also came up with a good performance for the Horned Frogs as he rushed for 136 yards that included a touchdown.
For the Oregon State Beavers, brothers Jacquizz and James Rodgers scored one touchdown each as they made their college football debut in their home state Texas.