Horned Frogs Pull Out Overtime Win

TCU quarterback Tye Gunn threw a 5-yard touchdown pass to Michael DePriest in overtime to beat Utah 23-20.  The Utes entered the night riding an 18-game winning streak.  They jumped out to an early 7-0 lead on a quarterback keeper by Quinton Ganther.  The Horned Frogs answered with a quarterback keeper of their own, as Robert Merrill scored from three yards out to tie it at 7.  Utah's Brian Johnson scored on a 2 yard touchdown run in the third to give the Utes a 17-7 lead.  But Merrill would score his second touchdown of the game two minutes later. and Chris Manfredini kicked a 30 yard field goal with 2:10 remaining to send it to overtime.  The Horned Frog defense tightened up and held Utah to a field goal in their first ovetime attempt.  That's when Gunn's touchdown pass won it on third and goal. TCU improves to 2-1 on the season.