1957 Baylor Bears football team

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1957 Baylor Bears football
Conference Southwest Conference
1957 record 3–6–1 (0–5–1 SWC)
Head coach Sam Boyd (2nd season)
Home stadium Baylor Stadium
Seasons
← 1956
1958 →
1957 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 8 Rice $ 5 1 0     7 4 0
No. 11 Texas 4 1 1     6 4 1
No. 9 Texas A&M 4 2 0     8 3 0
SMU 3 3 0     4 5 1
Arkansas 2 4 0     6 4 0
TCU 2 4 0     5 4 1
Baylor 0 5 1     3 6 1
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1957 Baylor Bears football team represented Baylor University in the 1957 college football season. The team finished with a record of 3-6-1. Clyde Letbetter (Guard) was chosen as an All-Southwest Conference player.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 21 Villanova* No. 7 Baylor StadiumWaco, Texas W 7–0  
September 28 Houston* No. 11 Baylor Stadium • Waco, Texas W 14-6  
October 5 at Miami (FL)* No. 11 Miami Orange BowlMiami L 7–13  
October 12 No. 11 Arkansas Baylor Stadium • Waco, Texas L 17–20  
October 19 at Texas Tech Jones StadiumLubbock, Texas (Rivalry) W 15–12  
October 26 at No. 2 Texas A&M Kyle FieldCollege Station, Texas (Battle of the Brazos) L 0–14  
November 2 TCUdagger Baylor Stadium • Waco, Texas (Rivalry) L 6–19  
November 9 at Texas Texas Memorial StadiumAustin, Texas T 7–7  
November 23 SMU Baylor Stadium • Waco, Texas L 7–14  
November 30 at No. 9 Rice Rice StadiumHouston, Texas L 0–20  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Baylor University, "The Round Up 1958" yearbook via the Baylor University Libraries Digital Collections. Accessed April 29, 2013. http://digitalcollections.baylor.edu/cdm/ref/collection/tx-annl/id/25769