1939 Texas Longhorns football team

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1939 Texas Longhorns football
Conference Southwest Conference
1939 record 5–4 (3–3 SWC)
Head coach Dana X. Bible
Home stadium Texas Memorial Stadium
(Capacity: 40,500)
Seasons
« 1938 1940 »
1939 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#1 Texas A&M 6 0 0     11 0 0
Baylor 4 2 0     7 3 0
SMU 4 2 0     6 3 1
Texas 3 3 0     5 4 0
Arkansas 2 3 1     4 5 1
TCU 1 5 0     3 7 0
Rice 0 5 1     1 9 1
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1939 Texas Longhorns football team represented the University of Texas at Austin in the 1939 college football season. The Longhorns were coached by Dana X. Bible in his third season and played as a member of the Southwest Conference (SWC). They finished the season with an overall record of five wins and four losses (5–4, 3–3 SWC).

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 30 Florida* Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX W 12–0  
October 7 at Wisconsin* Camp Randall StadiumMadison, WI W 17–7  
October 14 vs. #3 Oklahoma* Cotton BowlDallas, TX (Red River Rivalry) L 12–24  
October 21 Arkansas Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX (Rivalry) W 14–13  
October 28 Rice Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX W 26–12  
November 4 at #16 SMU Cotton Bowl • Dallas, TX L 0–10  
November 11 at Baylor Municipal StadiumWaco, TX L 0–20  
November 18 TCU Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX W 25–19  
November 30 at #1 Texas A&M Kyle FieldCollege Station, TX (Rivalry) L 0–20  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.

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