1949 Texas Longhorns football team

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1949 Texas Longhorns football
ConferenceSouthwest Conference
1949 record6–4 (3–3 SWC)
Head coachBlair Cherry (3rd season)
Home stadiumMemorial Stadium
(Capacity: 60,130)
Seasons
← 1948
1950 →
1949 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 5 Rice $ 6 0 0     10 1 0
No. 20 Baylor 4 2 0     8 2 0
TCU 3 3 0     6 3 1
Texas 3 3 0     6 4 0
SMU 2 3 1     5 4 1
Arkansas 2 4 0     5 5 0
Texas A&M 0 5 1     1 8 1
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1949 Texas Longhorns football team represented the University of Texas in the 1949 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 17 Texas Tech* Memorial StadiumAustin, TX (rivalry) W 43–0  
September 24 at Temple* Temple StadiumPhiladelphia, PA W 54–0  
October 4 Idaho* Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX W 56–7  
October 8 vs. No. 3 Oklahoma* No. 12 Cotton BowlDallas, TX (Red River Shootout) L 14–20  
October 15 Arkansas No. 16 Fayetteville, AR (rivalry) W 27–14  
October 22 No. 9 Rice No. 10 Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX (rivalry) L 15–17  
October 29 at No. 11 SMU No. 19 Cotton Bowl • Dallas, TX L 6–7  
November 5 No. 6 Baylor Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX W 20–0  
November 12 TCU No. 13 Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX (rivalry) L 13–14  
November 24 at Texas A&M Kyle FieldCollege Station, TX (rivalry) W 42–14  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2010-11-01. Retrieved 2009-12-11.