1972 TCU Horned Frogs football team

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1972 TCU Horned Frogs football
Conference Southwest Conference
1972 record 5–6 (2–5 SWC)
Head coach Billy Tohill (2nd season)
Home stadium Amon G. Carter Stadium
(Capacity: 46,083)
Seasons
← 1971
1973 →
1972 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 3 Texas $ 7 0 0     10 1 0
Texas Tech 4 3 0     8 4 0
SMU 4 3 0     7 4 0
Arkansas 3 4 0     6 5 0
Rice 3 4 0     5 5 1
Baylor 3 4 0     5 6 0
TCU 2 5 0     5 6 0
Texas A&M 2 5 0     3 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1972 TCU Horned Frogs football team represented Texas Christian University (TCU) in the 1972 college football season. The Horned Frogs finished the season 5–6 overall and 2–5 in the Southwest Conference. The team was coached by Billy Tohill, 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 23 at Indiana* Memorial StadiumBloomington, Indiana W 31–28   -
September 30 Texas–Arlington* Amon G. Carter StadiumFort Worth, Texas W 38–14   -
October 7 Arkansas Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas L 13–27   42,558
October 14 at Tulsa* Skelly FieldTulsa, Oklahoma W 35–9   -
October 21 at Texas A&M Kyle FieldCollege Station, Texas W 13–10   -
October 28 1:30 PM at No. 13 Notre Dame* Notre Dame StadiumSouth Bend, Indiana L 0–21   59,075
November 4 Baylor Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas (The Revivalry) L 9–42   22,925
November 11 at No. 15 Texas Tech Jones StadiumLubbock, Texas W 31–7   40,120
November 18 2:00 PM No. 7 Texas Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas L 0–27   33,536
November 25 at Rice Rice StadiumHouston, Texas L 21–25   -
December 2 SMU Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas (Battle for the Iron Skillet) L 22–35   18,152
*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. ^ "1972 TCU Horned Frogs". Retrieved 5 July 2016.