2002 Texas Longhorns football team

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2002 Texas Longhorns football
Texas Longhorn logo.svg
Cotton Bowl Classic Champions
Cotton Bowl Classic vs. LSU, W 35–20
Conference Big 12 Conference
South Division
Ranking
Coaches #7
AP #6
2002 record 11–2 (6–2 Big 12)
Head coach Mack Brown
Offensive coordinator Greg Davis
Offensive scheme Spread
Defensive coordinator Carl Reese
Home stadium Darrell K Royal–Texas Memorial Stadium
(Capacity: 80,092)
Seasons
« 2001 2003 »
2002 Big 12 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
North
#20 Colorado xy   7 1         9 5  
#7 Kansas State   6 2         11 2  
Iowa State   4 4         7 7  
Nebraska   3 5         7 7  
Missouri   2 6         5 7  
Kansas   0 8         2 10  
South
#5 Oklahoma xy   6 2         12 2  
#6 Texas x   6 2         11 2  
Texas Tech   5 3         9 5  
Oklahoma State   5 3         8 5  
Texas A&M   3 5         6 6  
Baylor   1 7         3 9  
Championship: Oklahoma 29, Colorado 7
† – BCS representative as conference champion
x – Division champion/co-champions
y – Championship game participant
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2002 Texas Longhorns football team represented the University of Texas at Austin in the 2002 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team was coached by head football coach Mack Brown and led on the field by senior quarterback Chris Simms.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
August 31 7:00 PM North Texas* #3 Darrell K Royal–Texas Memorial StadiumAustin, TX PPV W 27–0   83,051[1]
September 4 8:00 PM at North Carolina* #3 Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, NC ABC W 52–21   60,500[1]
September 21 8:00 PM Houston* #3 Darrell K Royal–Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX PPV W 41–11   82,936[1]
September 28 2:30 PM at Tulane* #3 Louisiana SuperdomeNew Orleans, LA ESPN W 49–0   46,678[1]
October 5 11:30 AM Oklahoma State #2 Darrell K Royal–Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX FSN W 17–15   83,116[1]
October 12 2:30 PM vs. #2 Oklahoma #3 Cotton BowlDallas, TX (Red River Shootout) ABC L 24–35   75,587[1]
October 19 6:00 PM at #17 Kansas State #8 KSU StadiumManhattan, KS FSN W 17–14   50,659[1]
October 26 2:30 PM #17 Iowa State #7 Darrell K Royal–Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX ABC W 21–10   83,071[1]
November 2 6:00 PM at Nebraska #7 Memorial StadiumLincoln, NE FSN W 27–24   78,268[1]
November 9 11:30 AM Baylor #4 Darrell K Royal–Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX PPV W 41–0   83,016[1]
November 16 2:30 PM at Texas Tech #4 Jones SBC StadiumLubbock, TX (Battle for the Chancellor's Spurs) ABC L 38–42   52,047[1]
November 29 11:00 AM Texas A&M #10 Darrell K Royal–Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX (Rivalry) ABC W 50–20   83,711[1]
January 1 10:00 AM vs. LSU* #9 Cotton Bowl • Dallas, TX (Cotton Bowl Classic) FOX W 35–20   70,817[1]
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m "Cumulative Season Statistics". University of Texas at Austin.