TCU Vs. Virginia: Horned Frogs Look To Improve To 3-0

LAS VEGAS - OCTOBER 30: Waymon James #32 of the Texas Christian University Horned Frogs runs for yardage against the UNLV Rebels at Sam Boyd Stadium October 30 2010 in Las Vegas Nevada. TCU won 48-6. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

TCU hosts the Virginia Cavaliers on Saturday, as the Horned Frogs look to improve to 3-0 on the season.

The TCU Horned Frogs look to improve to 3-0 on Saturday, as they play host to the Virginia Cavaliers.

TCU is coming off of a 20-6 win over the Kansas Jayhawks in TCU's inaugural game in the Big 12. TCU opened up the season with a 56-0 win over Grambling State.

Virginia, which also started out 2-0, fell on Saturday to the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets, 56-20. The Cavaliers surrendered 461 rushing yards to Georgia Tech on 50 carries -- good for a 9.2 yards per carry average.

The Horned Frogs, meanwhile, have averaged 203.5 yards per game on the ground in their first two games of the season. Waymon James leads TCU with 168 yards on the ground, while Matthew Tucker has rushed for 100 of his own.

TCU quarterback Casey Pachall has impressed this year as well, completing 33-of-39 passes for 536 yards and five touchdowns.

TCU opens the week as 17½ point favorites over Virginia. The over/under for the game has not been set.

Kickoff is set for 11 a.m. CT on Saturday. Televised coverage can be found on ESPN.

For more on TCU, check out Frogs 'o War and join the discussion.

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