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The 2001 Galleryfurniture.com Bowl was the second edition of the college football bowl game (renamed the Houston Bowl the following year), and was played at the Reliant Astrodome in Houston, Texas. The game pitted the Texas A&M Aggies from the Big 12 Conference and the TCU Horned Frogs from Conference USA (C-USA). The game was the final competition of the 2001 football season for each team and resulted in a 28–9 Texas A&M victory. The teams were rivals in the Southwest Conference for many years.

2001 Galleryfurniture.com Bowl
1234 Total
TCU 0702 9
Texas A&M 01477 28
DateDecember 28, 2001
Season2001
StadiumReliant Astrodome
LocationHouston, Texas
Attendance53,480[1]
PayoutUS$750,000 per team[2]
United States TV coverage
NetworkESPN
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Game summaryEdit

Scoring summary
Quarter Time Drive Team Scoring information Score
Plays Yards TOP TCU Texas A&M
2 14:42 1 play, 1 yard 00:02 Texas A&M Mark Farris 1-yard touchdown run, Cody Scates kick good 0 7
2 04:00 TCU Fumble recovery returned 89 yards for touchdown by Charlie Owens, kick good 7 7
2 01:06 8 plays, 51 yards 02:54 Texas A&M Joe Weber 2-yard touchdown run, Cody Scates kick good 7 14
3 01:14 7 plays, 39 yards 02:55 Texas A&M Joe Weber 14-yard touchdown run, Cody Scates kick good 7 21
4 14:40 1 plays, 82 yards 00:12 Texas A&M Mickey Jones 89-yard touchdown reception from Mark Farris, Cody Scates kick good 7 28
4 05:45 4 plays, minus 2 yards 00:56 Texas A&M Team safety after rush outside end zone 9 28
"TOP" = time of possession. For other American football terms, see Glossary of American football. 9 28

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "TCU vs Texas A&M (Dec 28, 2001)". Texas A&M University Sports Information. Archived from the original on January 30, 2005. Retrieved 2015-12-08.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2010-04-19. Retrieved 2008-12-22.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)