1952 Texas Longhorns football team

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1952 Texas Longhorns football
Cotton Bowl Classic Champions
Southwest Conference Champions
Conference Southwest Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 11
AP No. 10
1952 record 9-2 (6-0 SWC)
Head coach Ed Price
Home stadium Texas Memorial Stadium
(Capacity: 60,130)
Seasons
« 1951 1953 »
1952 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#10 Texas $ 6 0 0     9 2 0
Rice 4 2 0     5 5 0
SMU 3 2 1     4 5 1
TCU 2 2 2     4 4 2
Baylor 1 3 2     4 4 2
Texas A&M 1 4 1     3 6 1
Arkansas 1 5 0     2 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1952 Texas Longhorns football team represented the University of Texas in the 1952 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 20 at LSU* No. 11 Tiger StadiumBaton Rouge, LA W 35–14   44,000
September 27 at North Carolina* No. 11 Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, NC W 28–7   40,000
October 4 No. 19 Notre Dame* No. 5 Texas Memorial StadiumAustin, TX L 3–14   67,660
October 11 vs. No. 12 Oklahoma* Cotton BowlDallas, TX (Red River Rivalry) L 20–49   75,500
October 18 Arkansas Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX (Rivalry) W 44–7   44,000
October 25 at Rice No. 20 Rice StadiumHouston, TX W 20–7   66,000
November 1 SMU No. 14 Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX W 31–14   57,000
November 8 at Baylor No. 13 Baylor StadiumWaco, TX W 35–33   32,000
November 15 at TCU No. 9 Amon G. Carter StadiumFort Worth, TX W 14–7   32,000
November 27 Texas A&M No. 10 Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX (Rivalry) W 32–12   64,000
January 1, 1953 vs. No. 8 Tennessee* No. 10 Cotton Bowl • Dallas, TX (Cotton Bowl Classic) W 16–0   75,500
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.

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Awards and honors[edit]

  • Bud McFadin, Guard, Cotton Bowl Classic Co-Most Valuable Player
  • Bud McFadin, Consensus All-American[2]

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