TCU opens next season with three games at home and four out of the first five, and its grudge match with Baylor is scheduled for the middle of the conference schedule – Week 10 on Nov. 5.
The Big 12 released the 2016 football schedule Tuesday.
For the Horned Frogs, the conference schedule begins with Iowa State in Week 3, after non-conference games against South Dakota State and Arkansas.
TCU meets Oklahoma in Week 5, and Oklahoma State in Week 12.
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The Frogs pay their every-other-year Thanksgiving visit to Texas on Nov. 24, but on a short week after the Oklahoma State game.
The schedule has seven home games and five road games.
Here is the schedule. Game times and television have not been determined.
2016 TCU football schedule
Sept. 3 vs. South Dakota State
Sept. 10 vs. Arkansas
Sept. 17 vs. Iowa State
Sept. 24 at SMU
Oct. 1 vs. Oklahoma
Oct. 8 at Kansas
Oct. 15 bye
Oct. 22 at West Virginia
Oct. 29 vs. Texas Tech
Nov. 5 at Baylor
Nov. 12 bye
Nov. 19 vs. Oklahoma State
Nov. 24 at Texas
Dec. 3 vs. Kansas State