1997 TCU Horned Frogs football team

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1997 TCU Horned Frogs football
TCU Horned Frogs logo.svg
ConferenceWestern Athletic Conference
1997 record1–10 (1–7 WAC)
Head coachPat Sullivan (6th season)
Home stadiumAmon G. Carter Stadium
(Capacity: 44,008)
Seasons
← 1996
1998 →
1997 WAC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Mountain Division
New Mexico x   6 2         9 4  
Rice   5 3         7 4  
SMU   5 3         6 5  
Utah   5 3         6 5  
BYU   4 4         6 5  
UTEP   3 5         4 7  
Tulsa   2 6         2 9  
TCU   1 7         1 10  
Pacific Division
No. 17 Colorado State x$   7 1         11 2  
Air Force   6 2         10 3  
Fresno State   5 3         6 6  
Wyoming   4 4         7 6  
San Diego State   4 4         5 7  
San Jose State   4 4         4 7  
UNLV   2 6         3 8  
Hawaii   1 7         3 9  
Championship: Colorado State 41, New Mexico 13
  • $ – Conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1997 TCU Horned Frogs football team represented Texas Christian University (TCU) in the 1997 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Horned Frogs finished the season 1–10 overall and 1–7 in the Western Athletic Conference. The team was coached by Pat Sullivan, in his sixth and final 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 Site TV Result Attendance
September 6 1:00 PM at Kansas* Memorial StadiumLawrence, Kansas L 10–17   32,100
September 13 7:05 PM Utah Amon G. Carter StadiumFort Worth, Texas L 18–32   25,382
September 20 7:00 PM at Vanderbilt* Vanderbilt StadiumNashville, Tennessee L 16–40   34,824
October 4 8:05 PM No. 5 North Carolina* Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas L 10–31   29,415
October 11 at UNLV Sam Boyd StadiumLas Vegas, Nevada L 19–21   -
October 18 Tulsa Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas L 22–33   -
October 25 12:00 PM at BYU Cougar StadiumProvo, Utah L 10–31   63,004
November 1 New Mexico Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas L 10–40   -
November 8 Rice Rice StadiumHouston, L 19–38   -
November 15 at UTEP Sun BowlEl Paso, Texas L 17–24   -
November 20 7:05 PM SMU Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas (Battle for the Iron Skillet) W 21–18   19,094
*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. ^ "1997 TCU Horned Frogs". Retrieved 1 June 2016.