1928 Texas Longhorns football team

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1928 Texas Longhorns football
UT&T text logo.svg
Southwest Conference champion
Conference Southwest Conference
1928 record 7–2 (5–1 SWC)
Head coach Clyde Littlefield (2nd season)
Home stadium War Memorial Stadium
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 Texas Longhorns football team represented the University of Texas at Austin in the 1928 college football season.[1] It was the second year under coach Clyde Littlefield,[2] who led the team to their third Southwest Conference title.

1928 was also the first year in which Texas wore their now distinctive "burnt orange" jerseys.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 29 St. Edwards* War Memorial StadiumAustin, Texas W 32–0  
October 6 Texas Tech* War Memorial Stadium • Austin, Texas (Rivalry) W 12–0  
October 13 Vanderbilt* Fair Park Stadium • Dallas L 12–13  
October 20 Arkansas War Memorial Stadium • Austin, Texas (Rivalry) W 20–7  
October 27 Rice Rice FieldHouston (Rivalry) W 13–6  
November 3 SMU War Memorial Stadium • Austin, Texas L 2–6  
November 10 Baylor Cotton PalaceWaco, Texas W 6–0  
November 17 TCU Clark Field • Fort Worth, Texas W 6–0  
November 29 at Texas A&M War Memorial Stadium • Austin, Texas (Rivalry) W 19–0  
*Non-conference game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/texas/1928.html
  2. ^ "Texas Yearly Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved January 8, 2017.