1977 TCU Horned Frogs football team

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1977 TCU Horned Frogs football
Conference Southwest Conference
1977 record 2–9 (1–7 SWC)
Head coach F. A. Dry (1st season)
Home stadium Amon G. Carter Stadium
(Capacity: 46,083)
Seasons
← 1976
1978 →
1977 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 4 Texas $ 8 0 0     11 1 0
No. 3 Arkansas 7 1 0     11 1 0
Texas A&M 6 2 0     8 4 0
Houston 4 4 0     6 5 0
Texas Tech 4 4 0     7 5 0
Baylor 3 5 0     5 6 0
SMU 3 5 0     4 7 0
TCU 1 7 0     2 9 0
Rice 0 8 0     1 10 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1977 TCU Horned Frogs football team represented Texas Christian University (TCU) in the 1977 NCAA Division I football season. The Horned Frogs finished the season 2–9 overall and 1–7 in the Southwest Conference. The team was coached by F. A. Dry, in his first 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 10 SMU Amon G. Carter StadiumFort Worth, Texas (Battle for the Iron Skillet) L 21–45   19,576
September 17 Oregon* Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas L 24–29   -
September 24 at No. 2 USC* Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles L 0–51   54,620
October 1 No. 12 Arkansas Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas L 6–42   22,713
October 8 at Rice Rice StadiumHouston, Texas W 35–15   -
October 22 Miami (FL)* Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas W 21–17   -
October 29 Houston Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas L 14–42   -
November 5 at Texas Tech Jones StadiumLubbock, Texas L 17–49   42,124
November 12 2:00 PM at No. 1 Texas Texas Memorial StadiumAustin, Texas L 14–44   50,150
November 18 No. 14 Texas A&M Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas L 23–52   -
November 26 at Baylor Baylor StadiumWaco, Texas (The Revivalry) L 9–48   15,000
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game. All times are in Central Time.

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Roster[edit]

1977 TCU Horned Frogs football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
WR 26 Mike Renfro Sr
TE 86 James Wright
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
DT 79 Marshall Harris Jr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

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

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1977 TCU Horned Frogs". Retrieved 21 June 2016.