1989 Baylor Bears football team

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1989 Baylor Bears football
Conference Southwest Conference
1989 record 5–6 (4–4 SWC)
Head coach Grant Teaff (18th season)
Home stadium Floyd Casey Stadium
Seasons
← 1988
1990 →
1989 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 13 Arkansas $ 7 1 0     10 2 0
No. 14 Houston 6 2 0     9 2 0
No. 20 Texas A&M 6 2 0     8 4 0
Texas Tech 5 3 0     9 3 0
Baylor 4 4 0     5 6 0
Texas 4 4 0     5 6 0
TCU 2 6 0     4 7 0
Rice 2 6 0     2 8 1
SMU 0 8 0     2 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1989 Baylor Bears football team represented the Baylor University in the 1989 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Bears finished the season fourth in the Southwest Conference; in the season's final game, Baylor defeated Texas by the score of 50 to 7. It was Baylor's seventh victory in Austin and the first there since 1951.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 9 at No. 8 Oklahoma* Oklahoma Memorial StadiumNorman, Oklahoma L 7–33   74,600
September 16 at Georgia* Sanford StadiumAthens, Georgia WTBS L 3–15   82,007
September 23 Kansas* Floyd Casey StadiumWaco, Texas W 46–3   26,765
September 30 Texas Tech Floyd Casey Stadium • Waco, Texas (Rivalry) Raycom W 29–15   38,785
October 7 at No. 12 Houston AstrodomeHouston L 10–66   31,433
October 14 at SMU Ownby StadiumDallas Raycom W 49–3   21,434
October 21 No. 23 Texas A&M Floyd Casey Stadium • Waco, Texas (Battle of the Brazos) L 11–14   45,565
October 28 TCUdagger Floyd Casey Stadium • Waco, Texas (Rivalry) Raycom W 27–9   35,713
November 11 at No. 10 Arkansas Razorback StadiumFayetteville, Arkansas ESPN L 10–19   51,352
November 18 Rice Floyd Casey Stadium • Waco, Texas L 3–6   22,133
November 25 at Texas Texas Memorial StadiumAustin, Texas W 50–7   49,081
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game. All times are in Central Time.

Team players drafted into the NFL[edit]

The following players were drafted into professional football following the season.

Player Position Round Pick Franchise
James Francis Linebacker 1 12 Cincinnati Bengals
Robert Blackmon Defensive back 2 34 Seattle Seahawks

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