1952 Texas Longhorns football team

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1952 Texas Longhorns football
Southwest Conference champion
Cotton Bowl Classic champion
Conference Southwest Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 11
AP No. 10
1952 record 9–2 (6–0 SWC)
Head coach Ed Price (2nd season)
Home stadium Memorial Stadium
(Capacity: 60,130)
Seasons
← 1951
1953 →
1952 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 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 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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