1982 Texas Longhorns football team

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1982 Texas Longhorns football
Texas Longhorn logo.svg
Sun Bowl vs. North Carolina, L 10–26
Conference Southwest Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 18
AP No. 17
1982 record 9–3 (7–1 SWC)
Head coach Fred Akers
Offensive coordinator Ron Toman
Defensive coordinator David McWilliams
Home stadium Texas Memorial Stadium
(Capacity: 77,809)
Seasons
← 1981
1983 →
1982 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#2 SMU $ 7 0 1     11 0 1
#17 Texas 7 1 0     9 3 0
#9 Arkansas 5 2 1     9 2 1
Houston 4 3 1     5 5 1
Baylor 3 4 1     4 6 1
Texas A&M 3 5 0     5 6 0
Texas Tech 3 5 0     4 7 0
TCU 2 6 0     3 8 0
Rice 0 8 0     0 11 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1982 Texas Longhorns football team represented the University of Texas at Austin in the 1982 NCAA Division I-A football season.

Schedule[edit]

The Longhorns finished the regular season with a 9-2 record and lost to North Carolina in the 1982 Sun Bowl.

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 18 7:00 PM Utah* No. 18 Texas Memorial StadiumAustin, TX W 21-12   70,158
September 25 7:00 PM Missouri* No. 17 Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX W 21-0   76,438
October 2 7:30 PM at Rice No. 15 Rice StadiumHouston, TX W 34-7   50,000
October 9 2:00 PM vs. Oklahoma* No. 13 Cotton BowlDallas, TX (Red River Shootout) CBS L 22-28   75,587
October 23 2:30 PM No. 4 SMU No. 19 Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX ABC L 17-30   80,157
October 30 2:00 PM at Texas Tech Jones StadiumLubbock, TX (Rivalry) W 27-0   52,041
November 6 1:00 PM Houston Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX W 50-0   76,657
November 13 2:00 PM at TCU No. 20 Amon G. Carter StadiumFort Worth, TX W 38-21   22,468
November 20 2:00 PM at Baylor No. 17 Baylor StadiumWaco, TX W 31-23   38,000
November 25 1:00 PM Texas A&M No. 14 Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX (Rivalry) W 53-16   72,368
December 4 2:30 PM No. 6 Arkansas No. 12 Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX (Rivalry) ABC W 33-7   67,903
December 25 2:00 PM vs. North Carolina* No. 8 Sun Bowl StadiumEl Paso, TX (Sun Bowl) CBS L 10-26   31,359
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.

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