1928 Texas Longhorns football team

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1928 Texas Longhorns football
UT&T text logo.svg
Southwest Conference champion
ConferenceSouthwest Conference
1928 record7–2 (5–1 SWC)
Head coachClyde Littlefield (2nd season)
Home stadiumWar Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1927
1929 →
1928 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Texas $ 5 1 0     7 2 0
Arkansas 2 1 0     7 2 0
Baylor 3 2 0     8 2 0
TCU 3 2 0     8 2 0
SMU 2 2 1     6 3 1
Texas A&M 1 3 1     5 4 1
Rice 0 5 0     2 7 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1928 Texas Longhorns football team represented the University of Texas at Austin in the 1928 college football season.[1] It was the second year under coach Clyde Littlefield,[2] who led the team to their third Southwest Conference title.

1928 was also the first year in which Texas wore their now distinctive "burnt orange" jerseys.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 29St. Edwards*W 32–0
October 6Texas Tech*
  • War Memorial Stadium
  • Austin, TX (rivalry)
W 12–0
October 13vs. Vanderbilt*
L 12–13
October 20Arkansas
  • War Memorial Stadium
  • Austin, TX (rivalry)
W 20–7
October 27at RiceW 13–6
November 3SMU
  • War Memorial Stadium
  • Austin, TX
L 2–6
November 10at BaylorW 6–0
November 17at TCU
W 6–0
November 29Texas A&M
  • War Memorial Stadium
  • Austin, TX (rivalry)
W 19–0
  • *Non-conference game

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/texas/1928.html
  2. ^ "Texas Yearly Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved January 8, 2017.