1965 TCU Horned Frogs football team

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1965 TCU Horned Frogs football
Sun Bowl, L 12–13 vs. Texas Western
Conference Southwest Conference
1965 record 6–5 (5–2 SWC)
Head coach Abe Martin (13th season)
Home stadium Amon G. Carter Stadium
(Capacity: 46,083)
Seasons
← 1964
1966 →
1965 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 3 Arkansas $ 7 0 0     10 1 0
Texas Tech 5 2 0     8 3 0
TCU 5 2 0     6 5 0
Texas 3 4 0     6 4 0
Baylor 3 4 0     5 5 0
SMU 3 4 0     4 5 1
Texas A&M 1 6 0     3 7 0
Rice 1 6 0     2 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1965 TCU Horned Frogs football team represented Texas Christian University (TCU) in the 1965 college football season. The Horned Frogs finished the season 6–5 overall and 5–2 in the Southwest Conference. The team was coached by Abe Martin in his thirteenth year as head coach. The Frogs played their home games in Amon G. Carter Stadium, which is located on campus in Fort Worth, Texas. They were invited to the Sun Bowl where they lost to Texas Western by a score of 13–12.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 18 at No. 1 Nebraska* Memorial StadiumLincoln, Nebraska L 14–34   53,650
September 25 Florida State* Amon G. Carter StadiumFort Worth, Texas W 7–3   -
October 2 at No. 4 Arkansas War Memorial StadiumLittle Rock, Arkansas L 0–28   -
October 9 at Texas Tech Jones StadiumLubbock, Texas L 24–28   -
October 16 Texas A&M Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas W 17–9   -
October 23 at Clemson* Memorial StadiumClemson, South Carolina L 0–3   -
October 30 at Baylor Baylor StadiumWaco, Texas (The Revivalry) W 10–7   -
November 13 2:00 PM at Texas Texas Memorial StadiumAustin, Texas W 25–10   51,500
November 20 Rice Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas W 42–14   -
November 27 SMU Cotton BowlDallas, Texas (Battle for the Iron Skillet) W 10–7   19,000
December 31 vs. Texas Western Sun BowlEl Paso, Texas (Sun Bowl) L 12–13   27,450
*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. ^ "1965 TCU Horned Frogs". Retrieved 15 July 2016.