1986 Texas A&M Aggies football team

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1986 Texas A&M Aggies football
Southwest Conference champion
Cotton Bowl Classic champion
Conference Southwest Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 12
AP No. 13
1986 record 9–3 (7–1 SWC)
Head coach Jackie Sherrill
Offensive coordinator Lynn Amedee
Defensive coordinator R. C. Slocum
Home stadium Kyle Field
Seasons
← 1985
1987 →
1986 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 13 Texas A&M $ 7 1 0     9 3 0
No. 15 Arkansas 6 2 0     9 3 0
No. 12 Baylor 6 2 0     9 3 0
Texas Tech 5 3 0     7 5 0
SMU 5 3 0     6 5 0
Texas 4 4 0     5 6 0
Rice 2 6 0     4 7 0
TCU 1 7 0     3 8 0
Houston 0 8 0     1 10 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1986 Texas A&M Aggies football team represented Texas A&M University in the 1986 NCAA Division I-A football season as a member of the Southwest Conference (SWC).[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 13 7:00 PM at No. 15 LSU* No. 7 Tiger StadiumBaton Rouge, Louisiana (Rivalry) ESPN L 17-35   79,713
September 20 North Texas* No. 16 Kyle FieldCollege Station, Texas W 48-28    
September 27 Southern Mississippi* Kyle Field • College Station, Texas W 16-7    
October 4 1:30 PM Texas Tech No. 14 Kyle Field • College Station, Texas (Rivalry) W 45-8   62,876
October 11 at Houston No. 14 AstrodomeHouston, Texas Raycom W 19-7    
October 18 No. 11 Baylor No. 20 Kyle Field • College Station, Texas (Battle of the Brazos) ABC W 31-30   74,739
October 25 Rice No. 10 Kyle Field • College Station, Texas W 45-10    
November 1 at SMU No. 10 Texas StadiumIrving, Texas W 39-35   58,125
November 15 at No. 17 Arkansas No. 7 War Memorial StadiumLittle Rock, Arkansas (Rivalry) ABC L 7-14   54,912
November 22 TCU No. 13 Kyle Field • College Station, Texas (Rivalry) Raycom W 74-10    
November 27 at Texas No. 10 Texas Memorial StadiumAustin, Texas (Rivalry) ESPN W 10-3    
January 1 12:30 PM vs. No. 11 Ohio State* No. 8 Cotton BowlDallas, Texas (Cotton Bowl Classic) CBS L 12-28   74,188
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time Zone.

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