A TCU football star is reportedly out for the entire 2018 season.
Horned Frogs' Ross Blacklock, the Big 12's Defensive Freshman of the Year, is reportedly out for the 2018 season.
Blacklock, a four-star recruit, suffered an achilles injury at practice on Tuesday.
TCU sophomore defensive tackle Ross Blacklock is out for the 2018 season sources confirmed to HornedFrogBlitz on Wednesday night. Rumors of an injury surfaced after Blacklock posted an update from his Instagram account on Wednesday from Ft. Worth Orthopedics. HFB confirmed the news shortly after that Blacklock was indeed injured.
Sources told HFB that Blacklock was injured during a non-contact drill during the Frogs' practice on Tuesday.
Bruce Feldman confirmed the news.
"BREAKING TCU standout DT Ross Blacklock is expected to be out for the season due to an achilles injury suffered at practice on Tuesday, a source told me. He was the co-Big 12 Defensive Freshman of the Year. 247 first reported the news," he tweeted.
TCU was ranked No. 16 in the preseason Coaches' Poll.