1976 TCU Horned Frogs football team

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1976 TCU Horned Frogs football
Conference Southwest Conference
1976 record 0–11 (0–8 SWC)
Head coach Jim Shofner (3rd season)
Home stadium Amon G. Carter Stadium
(Capacity: 46,083)
Seasons
← 1975
1977 →
1976 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 4 Houston + 7 1 0     10 2 0
No. 13 Texas Tech + 7 1 0     10 2 0
No. 7 Texas A&M 6 2 0     10 2 0
Baylor 4 3 1     7 3 1
Texas 4 4 0     5 5 1
Arkansas 3 4 1     5 5 1
Rice 2 6 0     3 8 0
SMU 2 6 0     3 8 0
TCU 0 8 0     0 11 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1976 TCU Horned Frogs football team represented Texas Christian University (TCU) in the 1976 NCAA Division I football season. The Horned Frogs finished the season 0–11 overall and 0–8 in the Southwest Conference, the team was coached by Jim Shofner, in his third 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 11 at SMU Cotton BowlDallas (Battle for the Iron Skillet) L 14–34   24,328
September 18 at Tennessee* Neyland StadiumKnoxville, Tennessee L 0–31   79,564
September 25 at No. 6 Nebraska* Memorial StadiumLincoln, Nebraska L 10–64   74,981
October 2 at Arkansas Razorback StadiumFayetteville, Arkansas L 14–46   37,186
October 9 Rice Amon G. Carter StadiumFort Worth, Texas L 23–26   -
October 23 at Miami (FL)* Miami Orange BowlMiami L 0–49   -
October 30 at Houston AstrodomeHouston L 21–49   18,263
November 6 No. 5 Texas Tech Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas L 10–14   20,986
November 13 2:00 PM Texas Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas L 7–34   16,523
November 20 at No. 11 Texas A&M Kyle FieldCollege Station, Texas L 10–59   44,055
November 27 Baylor Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas (The Revivalry) L 19–24   11,480
*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. ^ "1976 TCU Horned Frogs". Retrieved 22 June 2016.