1897 Texas Longhorns football team

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1897 Texas Longhorns football
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Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1897 record 6–2 (0–0 SIAA)
Head coach Walter F. Kelly (1st season)
Home stadium Clark Field
Seasons
← 1896
1898 →
1897 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Vanderbilt $ 3 0 0     6 0 1
Georgia 2 0 0     2 1 0
Auburn 2 0 1     2 0 1
Tennessee 1 0 0     4 1 0
Central 1 1 0     1 1 0
Nashville 1 1 0     1 1 0
Alabama 0 0 0     1 0 0
Texas 0 0 0     6 2 0
LSU 0 0 0     1 1 0
Sewanee 1 2 1     1 3 1
Clemson 0 1 0     2 2 0
Cumberland 0 1 0     0 1 0
Georgia Tech 0 1 0     0 1 0
Mercer 0 1 0     0 1 1
Kentucky State 0 2 0     2 4 0
SW Presbyterian 0 0 0     0 0 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1897 Texas Longhorns football team represented the University of Texas at Austin in the 1897 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association football season.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 23 San Antonio* Clark FieldAustin, TX W 10–0  
October 30 at Dallas* Dallas, TX L 18–4  
November 1 Fort Worth* Fort Worth, TX L 6–0  
November 3 at TCU* Waco, TX W 18–10  
November 13 Houston Town Team* Clark Field • Austin, TX W 42–6  
November 20 at San Antonio* San Antonio, TX W 12–0  
November 25 Fort Worth* Clark Field • Austin, TX W 38–0  
December 11 Dallas* Clark Field • Austin, TX W 20–16  
*Non-conference game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on March 4, 2016. Retrieved December 7, 2015.