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Midshipmen Fall to Horned Frogs, 47-45

Navy guard Tilman Dunbar (10) is wrapped up going to the basket by TCU 's Devonta Abron, right, in the first half. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

Navy guard Tilman Dunbar (10) is wrapped up going to the basket by TCU 's Devonta Abron, right, in the first half. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

Nov. 20, 2012

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FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Worth Smith scored 14 points and Brandon Venturini tallied 12 points, but the Horned Frogs defeated Navy (2-3) by a final score of 47-45 Tuesday night.

Devonta Abron had 13 points and 12 rebounds in his first start at TCU.

Abron didn't attempt a field goal in the first half but then made five of six shots in the second half and was instrumental in the Frogs turning around a game with nine ties and nine lead changes.

A transfer from Arkansas, Abron led the Razorbacks in rebounding as a true freshman last season before being granted an NCAA waiver to be eligible to play this season.

TCU (4-1) has held four of its first five opponents to fewer than 50 points.


 

 

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