1968 TCU Horned Frogs football team

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1968 TCU Horned Frogs football
Conference Southwest Conference
1968 record 3–7 (2–5 SWC)
Head coach Fred Taylor (2nd season)
Home stadium Amon G. Carter Stadium
(Capacity: 46,083)
Seasons
← 1967
1969 →
1968 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 6 Arkansas + 6 1 0     10 1 0
No. 3 Texas + 6 1 0     9 1 1
No. 14 SMU 5 2 0     8 3 0
Texas Tech 4 3 0     5 3 2
Baylor 3 4 0     3 7 0
Texas A&M 2 5 0     3 7 0
TCU 2 5 0     3 7 0
Rice 0 7 0     0 9 1
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1968 TCU Horned Frogs football team represented Texas Christian University (TCU) in the 1968 college football season. The Horned Frogs finished the season 3–7 overall and 2–5 in the Southwest Conference. The team was coached by Fred Taylor in his second 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 21 at Georgia Tech* Bobby Dodd StadiumAtlanta L 7–17   -
September 28 Iowa* Amon G. Carter StadiumFort Worth, Texas W 28–17   -
October 5 No. 20 Arkansas Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas L 7–17   -
October 12 SMU Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas (Battle for the Iron Skillet) L 14–21   31,542
October 19 at Texas A&M Kyle FieldCollege Station, Texas L 7–27   -
October 26 at No. 18 LSU* Tiger StadiumBaton Rouge, Louisiana L 7–10   -
November 2 Baylor Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas (The Revivalry) W 47–14   -
November 9 at Texas Tech Jones StadiumLubbock, Texas L 14–31   40,140
November 16 1:00 PM No. 2 Texas Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas L 21–47   40,000
November 23 at Rice Rice StadiumHouston, Texas W 24–14   -
*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. ^ "1968 TCU Horned Frogs". Retrieved 12 July 2016.