1896 Texas Longhorns football team

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1896 Texas Longhorns football
UT&T text logo.svg
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1896 record 4–2–1 (1–1 SIAA)
Head coach Harry Orman Robinson (1st season)
Home stadium Clark Field
Seasons
← 1895
1897 →
1896 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
LSU + 3 0 0     6 0 0
Georgia + 2 0 0     4 0 0
Vanderbilt 3 0 2     3 2 2
Auburn 3 1 0     3 1 0
Georgia Tech 1 1 1     1 1 1
Texas 1 1 0     4 2 1
Alabama 1 1 0     2 1 0
Kentucky State 1 1 0     3 6 0
Sewanee 3 3 0     3 3 0
Tulane 1 2 0     3 2 0
SW Presbyterian 0 1 0     0 1 0
Nashville 0 1 1     0 1 1
Mercer 0 2 1     0 2 1
Central 0 2 1     0 3 1
Mississippi A&M 0 2 0     0 4 0
Cumberland            
  • + – Conference co-champions

The 1896 Texas Longhorns football team represented the University of Texas at Austin in the 1896 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association football season.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 17 Galveston High* Clark FieldAustin, TX W 42–0  
October 24 at Dallas* Dallas, TX T 0–0  
November 7 San Antonio* Clark Field • Austin, TX W 12–4  
November 14 at Tulane New Orleans, LA W 12–4  
November 16 at LSU State FieldBaton Rouge, LA L 0–14  
November 26 Dallas* Clark Field • Austin, TX W 22–4  
December 14 Missouri* Clark Field • Austin, TX L 0–10  
*Non-conference game.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Texas Yearly Results (1895-1899)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved August 2, 2015. 
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on March 4, 2016. Retrieved August 24, 2015.