1928 TCU Horned Frogs football team

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1928 TCU Horned Frogs football
Conference Southwest Conference
1928 record 8–2 (3–2 SWC)
Head coach Matty Bell (6th season)
Home stadium Clark Field
Seasons
← 1927
1929 →
1928 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Texas $ 5 1 0     7 2 0
Arkansas 3 1 0     7 2 0
Baylor 3 2 0     8 2 0
TCU 3 2 0     8 2 0
SMU 2 2 1     6 3 1
Texas A&M 1 3 1     5 4 1
Rice 0 5 0     2 7 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1928 TCU Horned Frogs football team represented Texas Christian University (TCU) in the 1928 college football season. The Horned Frogs finished the season 8–2 overall and 3–2 in the Southwest Conference. The team was coached by Matty Bell in his sixth and final year as head coach. The Frogs played their home games at Clark Field, which was located on campus in Fort Worth, Texas.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 22 Texas A&M-Commerce* Clark Field • Fort Worth, Texas W 21–0   -
September 29 Daniel Baker* Clark Field • Fort Worth, Texas W 19–0   -
October 6 at Hardin–Simmons* Buckaroo Stadium [1]Breckenridge, Texas[2] W 19–3   -
October 13 Austin* Clark Field • Fort Worth, Texas W 21–0   -
October 20 at Texas A&M Kyle FieldCollege Station, Texas W 6–0   -
October 27 Texas Tech Clark Field • Fort Worth, Texas W 28–6   -
November 3 Baylor Clark Field • Fort Worth, Texas (The Revivalry) L 6–7   -
November 10 at Rice Rice FieldHouston W 7–0   -
November 17 Texas Clark Field • Fort Worth, Texas L 0–6   -
November 24 SMU Ownby StadiumDallas (Battle for the Iron Skillet) W 15–6   -
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game. All times are in Central Time.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Special Train Will Carry Several Hundred Students to Breckenridge". The Simmons Brand. October 6, 1928. p. 1. Retrieved 12 January 2017. 
  2. ^ "Starting Lineup Uncertain As Cowboys Embark For Frog Game". The Simmons Brand. October 6, 1928. p. 3. Retrieved 11 January 2017. 
  3. ^ "1928 TCU Horned Frogs". Retrieved 22 August 2016.