1966 TCU Horned Frogs football team

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1966 TCU Horned Frogs football
Conference Southwest Conference
1966 record 2–8 (2–5 SWC)
Head coach Abe Martin (14th season)
Home stadium Amon G. Carter Stadium
(Capacity: 46,083)
Seasons
← 1965
1967 →
1966 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 10 SMU $ 6 1 0     8 3 0
Arkansas 5 2 0     8 2 0
Texas 5 2 0     7 4 0
Texas A&M 4 3 0     4 5 1
Baylor 3 4 0     5 5 0
Texas Tech 2 5 0     4 6 0
TCU 2 5 0     2 8 0
Rice 1 6 0     2 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1966 TCU Horned Frogs football team represented Texas Christian University (TCU) in the 1966 college football season. The Horned Frogs finished the season 2–8 overall and 2–5 in the Southwest Conference, the team was coached by Abe Martin in his fourteenth and final year as head coach. The Frogs played their home games in Amon G. Carter Stadium, which is located on campus in Fort Worth, Texas.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 17 at No. 3 Nebraska* Memorial StadiumLincoln, Nebraska L 10–14   60,974
September 24 at Ohio State* Ohio StadiumColumbus, Ohio L 7–14   75,375
October 1 No. 7 Arkansas Amon G. Carter StadiumFort Worth, Texas L 0–21   40,000
October 8 Texas Tech Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas W 6–3   25,064
October 15 at Texas A&M Kyle FieldCollege Station, Texas L 7–35   -
October 22 at Auburn* Jordan–Hare StadiumAuburn, Alabama L 6–7   -
October 29 Baylor Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas (The Revivalry) W 6–0   -
November 12 1:00 PM No. 8 Texas Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas L 3–13   40,000
November 19 at Rice Rice StadiumHouston, Texas L 10–21   -
November 26 SMU Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas (Battle for the Iron Skillet) L 0–21   30,000
*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. ^ "1966 TCU Horned Frogs". Retrieved 14 July 2016.