1927 Arkansas Razorbacks football team

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1927 Arkansas Razorbacks football
Conference Southwest Conference
1927 record 8–1 (3–1 SWC)
Head coach Francis Schmidt (6th year)
Home stadium The Hill
Seasons
« 1926 1928 »
1927 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Texas A&M $ 4 0 1     8 0 1
SMU 4 1 0     7 2 0
Arkansas 3 1 0     8 1 0
Texas 2 2 1     6 2 1
TCU 1 2 2     4 3 2
Rice 1 3 0     2 6 1
Baylor 0 5 0     2 7 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1927 Arkansas Razorbacks football team represented the University of Arkansas in the Southwest Conference (SWC) during the 1927 college football season. In their sixth year under head coach Francis Schmidt, the Razorbacks compiled an 8–1 record (3–1 against SWC opponents),[1] finished in third place in the SWC,[2] and outscored all opponents by a combined total of 218 to 76. The team's only loss came against Texas A&M by a 40–6 score.[3]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 1, 1927 Ozark College* The Hill • Fayetteville, AR W 32–0  
October 8, 1927 Baylor The Hill • Fayetteville, AR W 13–6  
October 15, 1927 at Texas A&M Kyle FieldCollege Station, TX (Rivalry) L 6–40  
October 22, 1927 Missouri Rolla* The Hill • Fayetteville, AR W 34–0  
October 29, 1927 at LSU State Fair StadiumShreveport, LA (Rivalry) W 28–0  
November 5, 1927 at TCU Ft. Worth, TX W 10–3  
November 12, 1927 Oklahoma A&M* The Hill • Fayetteville, AR W 33–20  
October 19, 1927 Austin* The Hill • Fayetteville, AR W 42–0  
October 26, 1927 Hendrix* Kavanaugh StadiumLittle Rock, AR W 20–7  
*Non-conference game.

The LSU game counted on Arkansas' conference record even though the Tigers were not in the Southwest Conference.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1927 Arkansas Razorbacks Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved August 4, 2015. 
  2. ^ "1927 Southwest Conference Year Summary". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved August 5, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Arkansas Yearly Results (1925-1929)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved August 4, 2015.