Patterson hopes arcade will add edge to recruiting

first_imgKristen Clarke is a senior studying sports & broadcast journalism from Barrington, Illinois. She is a member of the TCU Cheerleading team. Welcome TCU Class of 2025 Linkedin Defender first TCU soccer player be drafted into the National Women’s Soccer League printTCU Football latest recruitment tool isn’t on the field or in the locker room. The Huffman Football Center offers athletes a place to relax and hang out with teammates.Golden Tee, Pac-Man and Iron Man pinball–just a few of the games in the new arcade that might change the future of TCU football recruiting.The announcement came out right before National Signing Day, which might have helped any of the recruits that were on the fence.Inside are games including basketball double shot and Foosball. The Huffman also features theater-like seating in front of several flatscreen TVs.“It’s hard with who we’re recruiting against,” said coach Gary Patterson. Of the 2017 Texas Football Recruits, The Top-10 opted to play college ball almost anywhere but the Big 12.“We have to do a better job as schools in the state of Texas in how we keep them,” Patterson said.The new addition benefits both future and current members of TCU Football.“The arcade is great for our team’s chemistry,” said player Grayson Muehlstein. “It’s a place where we can relax and have some fun spending time with teammates.”TCU Football tweeted about the new arcade:[View the story “Signing Day, Huffman Football Center ” on Storify]Beyond recruiting, Patterson increased the Frogs’ competitive edge by hiring former California head coach Sonny Dykes as an offensive analyst. Dykes can’t interact with the players; his purpose is to critique performance and help with TCU’s game plan and watching tape– giving the frogs additional coaching manpower as they prepare for the upcoming season. The new players lounge adds an edge to TCU’s recruiting game. Kristen Clarke ReddIt Twitter Kristen Clarkehttps://www.tcu360.com/author/kristen-clarke/ ReddIt Kristen Clarkehttps://www.tcu360.com/author/kristen-clarke/ Twitter TCU places second in the National Student Advertising Competition, the highest in school history Kristen Clarkehttps://www.tcu360.com/author/kristen-clarke/ TCU begins $2M renovation to surface of football practice field Website| + posts Kristen Clarkehttps://www.tcu360.com/author/kristen-clarke/ There’s a new Horned Frog in town World Oceans Day shines spotlight on marine plastic pollution Facebook Previous articleArlington Heights High School Choir performs with ForeignerNext articleThe Podell and Pickell Show – Marc Istook Interview Kristen Clarke RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Former wide receiver launches clothing line on TCU’s Pro Day Linkedinlast_img

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