1995 Texas Tech Red Raiders football team

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1995 Texas Tech Red Raiders football
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Copper Bowl champion
Copper Bowl, W 55–41 vs. Air Force
Conference Southwest Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 20
AP No. 23
1995 record 9–3 (5–2 SWC)
Head coach Spike Dykes
Offensive coordinator Richard Winder
Defensive coordinator John Goodner
Home stadium Clifford B. and Audrey Jones Stadium
(Capacity: 50,500)
Seasons
← 1994
1996 →
1995 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 14 Texas $ 7 0 0     10 2 1
No. 15 Texas A&M 5 2 0     9 3 0
No. 23 Texas Tech 5 2 0     9 3 0
Baylor 5 2 0     7 4 0
TCU 3 4 0     6 5 0
Houston 2 5 0     2 9 0
Rice 1 6 0     2 8 1
SMU 0 7 0     1 10 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1995 Texas Tech Red Raiders football team represented Texas Tech University in the 1995 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Red Raiders offense scored 385 points while the defense allowed 247 points. The club competed in the Copper Bowl.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 9 2:30 PM at No. 4 Penn State* Beaver StadiumUniversity Park, Pennsylvania ABC L 23–24   96,034
September 16 6:30 PM Missouri* Jones StadiumLubbock, Texas W 41–14   36,242
September 30 11:00 AM at Baylor No. 24 Floyd Casey StadiumWaco, Texas ABC L 7–9   40,882
October 7 1:00 PM No. 8 Texas A&M Jones Stadium • Lubbock, Texas (A&M–Tech Rivalry) W 14–7   51,205
October 14 6:30 PM Arkansas State* No. 25 Jones Stadium • Lubbock, Texas W 63–25   37,521
October 21 2:00 PM Ricedagger No. 25 Jones Stadium • Lubbock, Texas W 31–26   54,231
October 28 2:00 PM at New Mexico* No. 22 University StadiumAlbuquerque, New Mexico KUPT W 34–7   25,088
November 4 6:30 PM at No. 13 Texas No. 23 Texas Memorial StadiumAustin, Texas (Texas–Texas Tech Rivalry) ESPN L 7–48   77,809
November 11 1:00 PM TCU Jones Stadium • Lubbock, Texas (TCU–Texas Tech Rivalry) KJTV W 27–6   37,529
November 18 1:00 PM at SMU Cotton BowlDallas W 45–14   11,738
November 25 12:00 PM at Houston AstrodomeHouston, Texas Raycom W 38–26   15,220
December 27 7:00 PM vs. Air Force* Arizona StadiumTucson, Arizona (Copper Bowl) ESPN W 55–41   41,004
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.

Team players drafted into the NFL[edit]

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Marcus Coleman Defensive back 5 133 New York Jets
Zach Thomas Linebacker 5 154 Miami Dolphins

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