In October 2014, Sir Richard Branson, founder of Virgin America, flew on the airlines first flight from DFW Airport to Dallas' Love Field. Texas country star Kacey Musgraves was aboard the short flight and sang for passengers.
TCU guard Brandon Parrish says he is still "on Cloud 9" about the Horned Frogs' trip to the NIT semifinals in his senior season and believes this trip will help carry the program to bigger things in the future. Video by Jimmy Burch
TCU guard Alex Robinson says the Horned Frogs head to New York with expectations to win the title. But he is not sure the team deserves to be considered the favorite at the semifinals even though the Frogs qualify share the top seed among the four semifinalists. Video by Jimmy Burch
TCU men's basketball coach Jamie Dixon has several side trips planned to enhance players' New York experience during their NIT stay in the Big Apple, from a visit to Ground Zero to a practice at West Point to a supervised snack from street vendors. Video by Jimmy Burch
Amber VanHecke, 24, a student at the University of North Texas, was stranded in a remote area of the Arizona desert for five days after her car ran out of gas. She kept a video journal of her misadventure.