2001 Texas Longhorns football team

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2001 Texas Longhorns football
Texas Longhorn logo.svg
Holiday Bowl Champions
Holiday Bowl, W 47–43 vs. Washington
Conference Big 12 Conference
South Division
Ranking
Coaches #5
AP #5
2001 record 11–2 (7–1 Big 12)
Head coach Mack Brown
Offensive coordinator Greg Davis
Defensive coordinator Carl Reese
Home stadium Darrell K Royal–Texas Memorial Stadium
(Capacity: 80,092)
Seasons
« 2000 2002 »
2001 Big 12 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
North
#9 Colorado xy   7 1         10 3  
#8 Nebraska x   7 1         11 2  
Iowa State   4 4         7 5  
Kansas State   3 5         6 6  
Missouri   3 5         4 7  
Kansas   1 7         3 8  
South
#5 Texas xy   7 1         11 2  
#6 Oklahoma   6 2         11 2  
Texas A&M   4 4         8 4  
Texas Tech   4 4         7 5  
Oklahoma State   2 6         4 7  
Baylor   0 8         3 8  
Championship: Colorado 39, Texas 37
† – BCS representative as champion
‡ – BCS at-large representative
x – Division champion/co-champions
y – Championship game participant
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2001 Texas Longhorns football team represented the University of Texas during the 2001 NCAA Division I-A football season. They were represented in the Big 12 Conference in the South Division. They played their home games at Darrell K Royal–Texas Memorial Stadium in Austin, Texas. The team was coached by head coach Mack Brown.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 1 6:00 PM New Mexico State* #5 Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial StadiumAustin, TX FSN W 41–7   82,856[1]
September 8 11:00 AM North Carolina* #4 Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX ABC W 44–14   83,106[1]
September 22 8:00 PM at Houston* #5 Robertson StadiumHouston, TX ESPN2 W 53–26   31,784[1]
September 29 6:00 PM Texas Tech #5 Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX (Battle for the Chancellor's Spurs) FSN W 42–7   83,081[1]
October 6 2:30 PM vs. #3 Oklahoma #5 Cotton BowlDallas, TX (Red River Shootout) ABC L 3–14   75,587[1]
October 13 11:30 AM at Oklahoma State #11 Lewis FieldStillwater, OK PPV W 45–17   47,390[1]
October 20 2:30 PM #14 Colorado #9 Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX ABC W 41–7   83,156[1]
October 27 1:00 PM at Missouri #7 Faurot FieldColumbia, MO W 35–16   51,123[1]
November 3 11:30 AM at Baylor #5 Floyd Casey StadiumWaco, TX FSN W 49–10   40,451[1]
November 10 11:30 AM Kansas #5 Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX W 59–0   83,111[1]
November 23 11:00 AM at Texas A&M #5 Kyle FieldCollege Station, TX (Rivalry) ABC W 21–7   87,555[1]
December 1 7:00 PM vs. #9 Colorado #3 Texas StadiumIrving, TX (Big 12 Championship Game) ABC L 37–39   65,675[1]
December 28 7:30 PM vs. #21 Washington* #9 Qualcomm StadiumSan Diego, CA (Holiday Bowl) ESPN W 47–43   60,548[1]
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m "Cumulative Season Statistics". Mackbrowntexasfootball.com. Texas Athletics. Retrieved July 25, 2012. 
  2. ^ MackBrown-TexasFootball.com