1980 Texas Tech Red Raiders football team

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1980 Texas Tech Red Raiders football
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Conference Southwest Conference
1980 record 5–6 (3–5 SWC)
Head coach Rex Dockery (3rd year)
Home stadium Clifford B. and Audrey Jones Stadium
Seasons
← 1979
1981 →
1980 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#14 Baylor $ 8 0 0     10 2 0
#20 SMU 5 3 0     8 4 0
Houston 5 3 0     7 5 0
Texas 4 4 0     7 5 0
Rice 4 4 0     5 6 0
Arkansas 3 5 0     7 5 0
Texas Tech 3 5 0     5 6 0
Texas A&M 3 5 0     4 7 0
TCU 1 7 1     1 10 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1980 Texas Tech Red Raiders football team represented Texas Tech University in the Southwest Conference (SWC) during the 1980 NCAA Division I-A football season. In their third and final season under head coach Rex Dockery, the Red Raiders compiled a 5–6 record (3–5 against SWC opponents), were outscored by a combined total of 188 to 178, and finished in a tie for sixth place in the conference.[1] The team played its home games at Clifford B. and Audrey Jones Stadium in Lubbock, Texas.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 6 UTEP* Jones StadiumLubbock, Texas W 35–7   37,122
September 13 No. 15 North Carolina* Jones Stadium • Lubbock, Texas L 3–9   37,797
September 20 New Mexico* Jones Stadium • Lubbock, Texas W 28–17   38,873
September 27 Baylor Jones Stadium • Lubbock, Texas L 23–24   48,539
October 4 at Texas A&M Kyle FieldCollege Station, Texas L 21–41   65,490
October 18 at Rice Rice StadiumHouston, Texas W 10–3   10,000
November 1 No. 12 Texas Jones Stadium • Lubbock, Texas W 24–20   50,132
November 8 at TCU Amon G. Carter StadiumFort Worth, Texas L 17–24   18,752
November 15 No. 18 SMU Jones Stadium • Lubbock, Texas W 14–0   42,197
November 22 Houston Jones Stadium • Lubbock, Texas L 7–34   36,386
November 29 at Arkansas War Memorial StadiumLittle Rock, Arkansas L 16–22   50,926
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

Source:[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1980 Texas Tech Red Raiders Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 21, 2016. 
  2. ^ "1980 Texas Tech Red Raiders Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 21, 2016.