1996 Missouri Tigers football team

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1996 Missouri Tigers football
Conference Big 12 Conference
North Division
1996 record 5–6 (3–5 Big 12)
Head coach Larry Smith
Home stadium Faurot Field
(Capacity: 62,023)
Seasons
« 1995 1997 »
1996 Big 12 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
North
#6 Nebraska x   8 0         11 2  
#8 Colorado   7 1         11 2  
#17 Kansas State   6 2         9 3  
Missouri   3 5         5 6  
Kansas   2 6         4 7  
Iowa State   1 7         2 9  
South
#23 Texas x   6 2         8 5  
Texas Tech   5 3         6 5  
Texas A&M   4 4         6 6  
Oklahoma   3 5         3 8  
Oklahoma State   2 6         5 6  
Baylor   1 7         4 7  
Championship: Texas 37, Nebraska 27
*† – Bowl Alliance representative as champion
‡ – Bowl Alliance at-large representative
x – Division champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1996 Missouri Tigers football team represented the University of Missouri during the 1996 NCAA Division I-A football season. They played their home games at Faurot Field in Columbia, Missouri. They were members of the Big 12 Conference in the North Division. The team was coached by head coach Larry Smith.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
August 31 7:00 PM at #8 Texas Darrell K Royal–Texas Memorial StadiumAustin, TX FSN L 10–40   70,613
September 14 7:00 PM Memphis* Faurot FieldColumbia, MO L 16–19   41,543
September 21 6:00 PM Clemson* Faurot Field • Columbia, MO FSN W 38–24   39,128
September 28 1:00 PM at Iowa State Cyclone StadiumAmes, IA (Telephone Trophy) L 31–45   44,941
October 3 7:00 PM at SMU* Cotton BowlDallas, TX W 27–26   23,132
October 12 1:00 PM #22 Kansas State Faurot Field • Columbia, MO L 10–35   45,211
October 26 1:00 PM Oklahoma Statedagger Faurot Field • Columbia, MO W 35–28 OT  37,879
November 2 1:00 PM #7 Colorado Faurot Field • Columbia, MO PPV L 13–41   34,440
November 9 1:00 PM at #5 Nebraska Memorial StadiumLincoln, NE (Rivalry) L 7–51   75,133
November 16 1:00 PM at Baylor Floyd Casey StadiumWaco, TX W 49–42 3OT  22,705
November 23 11:30 AM Kansas Faurot Field • Columbia, MO (Border War) FSN W 42–25   36,821
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "1996 Missouri Football Schedule". Missouri Athletics. Archived from the original on December 20, 1998. Retrieved November 7, 2012.