One team is playing for pride while the other is playing to keep their bowl hopes alive in this battle in the state of Texas between these two Big 12 schools.
In the last fifteen meetings between these two in-state rivals, the Horned Frogs have prevailed eleven times.
The ten previous encounters between these two universities have resulted in seven victories for TCU.
The Horned Frogs have defeated the Bears in four of the previous five meetings in this series.
In their most recent meeting, the Horned Frogs triumphed 29-28 over the Bears on the road.
Distance between Universities: The separation between the two schools is 87 miles.
Name of this in-state rivalry: The Bluebonnet Battle
Fascinating Fact: This rivalry is among the top 20 college football rivalries between two institutions in terms of duration and other criteria.
The best meeting between these two universities in the previous ten years: In the 2019 game that required triple overtime, Baylor prevailed to maintain their perfect record.
Present win streak: TCU is currently riding a three-game winning streak in their rivalry after winning the last three meetings between these two universities.
Final Game Forecast: TCU 28, Baylor 21.