Arkansas' Bret Bielema, TCU's Gary Patterson were recently a karaoke duo

TCU running back Kyle Hicks is tackled by Arkansas defender Mc Telvin Agim as he runs the ball in the first half of an NCAA college football game in Fayetteville Ark. Saturday Sept. 9 2017

This time around, the Horned Frogs quarterback happily took a back seat to his teammates on the other side of the ball.

With the forecast calling for mostly sunny skies and temperatures around 80 degrees, Saturday figures to be a ideal weather day for Arkansas' non-conference showdown with No. 23 TCU at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium at 2:30 p.m. CT.

The Horned Frogs held Arkansas to 267 yards of total offense, a week after allowing only 65 yards in a 63-0 victory over Jackson State. Topping the rushing list for the Frogs was Darius Anderson, who racked up 106 yards rushing with a touchdown. But not because it would help the Big 12.

"It's only two ballgames, but we're really excited about where we're at right now", Horned Frogs coach Gary Patterson said.

Arkansas senior quarterback Austin Allen was the hero of last season's victory over TCU.

The Horned Frogs excelled on fourth down, finished the game 10-of-14. As for this game, TCU is a better team now than it was then, while that's not necessarily true of Arkansas. But the Hogs were unable to score points off either turnover.

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"We hungry. We feel like we should be ranked so that is going to push us to get everything out of us that we can this week", Arkansas Defensive End Sosa Agim notes.

Arkansas defeated TCU, 41-38, in double-overtime a year ago in Fort Worth - the first game of the home-and-home series between the two teams.

"I wish I had words to describe the way I feel and the way our guys feel", Bielema said.

John Scott, Arkansas' first-year defensive line coach, was in the National Football League on the New York Jets staff last season but implied he may have lost two years' sleep sending a not all that experienced defensive front in Arkansas' new 3-4 defense up against Hill protected by a huge, veteran offensive line starting four seniors at its five positions. "We have great coaches and great players with good game plans, but it's time to quit talking about that and start putting some action behind it". It looked like they might let the game get away once again on Saturday, particularly after a second-half fumble deep close to the goal line. "I think he ran a little bit tentative", Patterson said of Hicks. Allen passed for 223 yards and three touchdowns in his second career start, and he scored the winning touchdown on a 5-yard run in the second overtime.

Former Argyle standout and Arkansas kicker Cole Hedlund took to the field twice after both aforementioned red zone stops, but struggled, missing both field goals from very short distances.

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