1962 Texas Longhorns football team

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1962 Texas Longhorns football
SWC champion
Cotton Bowl Classic, L 0–13 vs. LSU
Conference Southwest Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 4
AP No. 4
1962 record 9–1–1 (6–0–1 SWC)
Head coach Darrell Royal
Home stadium Texas Memorial Stadium
(Capacity: 60,130)
Seasons
« 1961 1963 »
1962 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#4 Texas $ 6 0 1     9 1 1
#6 Arkansas 6 1 0     9 2 0
TCU 5 2 0     6 4 0
Baylor 3 4 0     4 6 0
Texas A&M 3 4 0     3 7 0
Rice 2 4 1     2 6 2
SMU 2 5 0     2 8 0
Texas Tech 0 7 0     1 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1962 Texas Longhorns football team represented the University of Texas at Austin during the 1962 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 22 7:30 PM Oregon* No. 2 Texas Memorial StadiumAustin, TX W 25–13   50,000
September 29 7:30 PM at Texas Tech* No. 3 Jones StadiumLubbock, TX (Rivalry) W 34–0   41,500
October 6 7:30 PM Tulane* No. 3 Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX W 35–8   50,000
October 13 2:00 PM vs. Oklahoma* No. 2 Cotton BowlDallas, TX (Red River Shootout) CBS W 9–6   75,504
October 20 7:30 PM No. 7 Arkansas No. 1 Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX (Rivalry) W 7–3   64,530
October 27 8:00 PM at Rice No. 1 Rice StadiumHouston, TX T 14–14   73,000
November 3 2:00 PM SMU No. 5 Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX W 6–0   51,000
November 10 2:00 PM at Baylor No. 5 Baylor StadiumWaco, TX W 27–12   30,000
November 17 2:00 PM at TCU No. 5 Amon G. Carter StadiumFort Worth, TX W 14–0   42,393
November 22 2:00 PM Texas A&M No. 4 Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX (Rivalry) CBS W 13–3   57,000
January 1 1:30 PM vs. No. 7 LSU* No. 4 Cotton Bowl • Dallas, TX (Cotton Bowl Classic) CBS L 0–13   75,500
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.

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Awards and honors[edit]

  • Johnny Treadwell, Guard, Cotton Bowl co-Most Valuable Player
  • Johnny Treadwell, Consensus All-American[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Official website of the Texas Longhorns – Texas Football. MackBrown-TexasFootball.com. Retrieved on June 13, 2011.
  2. ^ Official website of the Texas Longhorns – Texas Football. MackBrown-TexasFootball.com. Retrieved on June 13, 2011.