1984 TCU Horned Frogs football team

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1984 TCU Horned Frogs football
Conference Southwest Conference
1984 record 8–4 (5–3 SWC)
Head coach Jim Wacker (2nd season)
Home stadium Amon G. Carter Stadium
(Capacity: 46,083)
Seasons
← 1983
1985 →
1984 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 8 SMU + 6 2 0     10 2 0
Houston + 6 2 0     7 5 0
TCU 5 3 0     8 4 0
Arkansas 5 3 0     7 4 1
Texas 5 3 0     7 4 1
Baylor 4 4 0     5 6 0
Texas A&M 3 5 0     6 5 0
Texas Tech 2 6 0     4 7 0
Rice 0 8 0     1 10 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1984 TCU Horned Frogs football team represented Texas Christian University (TCU) in the 1984 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Horned Frogs finished the season 8–4 overall and 5–3 in the Southwest Conference. The team was coached by Jim Wacker, 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. They were invited to the Astro-Bluebonnet Bowl where they lost to West Virginia by a score of 14–31.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 15 at Utah State* Romney StadiumLogan, Utah W 62–18   -
September 22 Kansas State* Amon G. Carter StadiumFort Worth, Texas W 42–10   28,412
September 29 at No. 11 SMU Texas StadiumIrving, Texas (Battle for the Iron Skillet) L 17–26   58,206
October 6 at Arkansas Razorback StadiumFayetteville, Arkansas W 32–31   42,208
October 13 Rice Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas W 45–24   -
October 20 North Texas* Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas W 34–3   -
October 27 Baylor Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas (The Revivalry) W 38–28   23,885
November 3 at Houston No. 20 AstrodomeHouston W 21–14   -
November 10 Texas Tech No. 15 Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas W 27–16   34,075
November 17 2:30 PM at No. 10 Texas No. 12 Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas ABC L 23–44   47,280
November 24 at Texas A&M No. 17 Kyle FieldCollege Station, Texas L 21–35   -
December 31 vs. West Virginia Houston Astrodome • Houston (Bluebonnet Bowl) L 14–31   43,260
*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. ^ "1984 TCU Horned Frogs". Retrieved 8 June 2016.