1970 TCU Horned Frogs football team

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1970 TCU Horned Frogs football
Conference Southwest Conference
1970 record 4–6–1 (3–4 SWC)
Head coach Fred Taylor (4th season)
Home stadium Amon G. Carter Stadium
(Capacity: 46,083)
Seasons
← 1969
1971 →
1970 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 3 Texas $ 7 0 0     10 1 0
No. 11 Arkansas 6 1 0     9 2 0
Texas Tech 5 2 0     8 4 0
Rice 3 4 0     5 5 0
SMU 3 4 0     5 6 0
TCU 3 4 0     4 6 1
Baylor 1 6 0     2 9 0
Texas A&M 0 7 0     2 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1970 TCU Horned Frogs football team represented Texas Christian University (TCU) in the 1970 college football season. The Horned Frogs finished the season 4–6–1 overall and 3–4 in the Southwest Conference. The team was coached by Fred Taylor, in his fourth 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.

Roster[edit]

1970 TCU Horned Frogs football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
G 76 Guy Morriss
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
DE 78 Bob Creech
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Injured Injured
  • Redshirt Redshirt

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 12 Texas–Arlington* Amon G. Carter StadiumFort Worth, Texas W 31–7   -
September 19 at Purdue* Ross–Ade StadiumWest Lafayette, Indiana L 0–15   65,808
September 26 at Wisconsin* Camp Randall StadiumMadison, Wisconsin T 14–14   61,538
October 3 No. 11 Arkansas Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas L 14–49   39,000
October 10 at Oklahoma State* Boone Pickens StadiumStillwater, Oklahoma L 20–34   -
October 17 at Texas A&M Kyle FieldCollege Station, Texas W 31–15   -
October 31 Baylor Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas (The Revivalry) W 24–17   21,817
November 7 at Texas Tech Jones StadiumLubbock, Texas L 14–22   40,100
November 13 2:00 PM No. 2 Texas Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas L 0–58   40,179
November 21 at Rice Rice StadiumHouston, Texas L 15–17   -
November 28 SMU Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas (Battle for the Iron Skillet) W 26–17   17,118
*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. ^ "1970 TCU Horned Frogs". Retrieved 11 July 2016.