March 1, 2006
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) -- Chudi Chinweze scored 16 points and had a game-high seven rebounds to lead TCU to a 69-65 victory over Utah on Wednesday night.
Judson Stubbs and Nile Murry each added 15 for TCU (6-23, 2-13 Mountain West Conference), and Brent Hackett had 10.
The Horned Frogs trailed 34-32 at halftime and tied the score six times in the second half before taking the lead for good on a free throw by Stubbs with 3:50 left to play.
Johnnie Bryant led Utah (12-14, 5-10) with a game-high 19 points and made 5-of-9 3-pointers. Shaun Green added 13, shot 3-of-6 from 3-point range and had a game-high six assists. Bryant Markson scored 12 points for the Utes and Luke Nevill had 11.
TCU shot 44 percent from the field and Utah shot 54 percent.