1986 Arkansas Razorbacks football team

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1986 Arkansas Razorbacks football
Orange Bowl vs. Oklahoma, L, 8–42
Conference Southwest Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 16
AP No. 15
1986 record 9–3 (6–2 SWC)
Head coach Ken Hatfield
Offensive scheme Option
Defensive coordinator Fred Goldsmith
Captain James Shibest
Captain Derrick Thomas
Captain Theo Young
Home stadium Razorback Stadium
War Memorial Stadium
Seasons
« 1985 1987 »
1986 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#13 Texas A&M $ 7 1 0     9 3 0
#15 Arkansas 6 2 0     9 3 0
#12 Baylor 6 2 0     9 3 0
Texas Tech 5 3 0     7 5 0
SMU 5 3 0     6 5 0
Texas 4 4 0     5 6 0
Rice 2 6 0     4 7 0
TCU 1 7 0     3 8 0
Houston 0 8 0     1 10 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1986 Arkansas Razorbacks football team represented the University of Arkansas during the 1986 NCAA Division I-A football season.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 13, 1986 Ole Miss* No. 18 War Memorial StadiumLittle Rock, AR (Rivalry) W 21–0   55,230
September 20, 1986 Tulsa* No. 12 Razorback StadiumFayetteville, AR W 34–17   51,080
September 27, 1986 New Mexico State* No. 9 War Memorial Stadium • Little Rock, AR W 42–11   55,106
October 4, 1986 TCU No. 8 Razorback Stadium • Fayetteville, AR Raycom W 34–17   41,808
October 11, 1986 Texas Tech No. 8 Razorback Stadium • Fayetteville, AR L 7–17   49,012
October 18, 1986 at Texas No. 14 Texas Memorial StadiumAustin, TX (The Big Shootout) ESPN W 21–14   67,344
October 25, 1986 at Houston No. 14 Robertson StadiumHouston, TX W 30–13   16,060
November 1, 1986 Ricedagger No. 13 Razorback Stadium • Fayetteville, AR W 45–14   49,980
November 8, 1986 at Baylor No. 10 Baylor StadiumWaco, TX Raycom L 14–29   44,500
November 15, 1986 No. 7 Texas A&M No. 17 Razorback Stadium • Fayetteville, AR (Rivalry) ABC W 14–10   54,912
November 22, 1986 at SMU No. 11 Texas StadiumIrving, TX W 41–0   33,382
January 1, 1987 vs. No. 3 Oklahoma* No. 9 Orange BowlMiami, FL (Orange Bowl) NBC L 8–42   52,717
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

Personnel[edit]

Coaching staff[edit]

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Awards[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/arkansas/1986-schedule.html
  2. ^ 2011 Arkansas football media guide
  3. ^ 2011 Arkansas football media guide