1987 Arkansas Razorbacks football team

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1987 Arkansas Razorbacks football
Liberty Bowl, L 17–20 vs. Georgia
Conference Southwest Conference
1987 record 9–4 (5–2 SWC)
Head coach Ken Hatfield (4th season)
Offensive scheme Option
Defensive coordinator Fred Goldsmith (4th season)
Home stadium Razorback Stadium
War Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1986
1988 →
1987 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 10 Texas A&M $ 6 1 0     10 2 0
Arkansas 5 2 0     9 4 0
Texas 5 2 0     7 5 0
Texas Tech 3 3 1     6 4 1
Baylor 3 4 0     6 5 0
TCU 3 4 0     5 6 0
Houston 2 4 1     4 6 1
Rice 0 8 0     2 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1987 Arkansas Razorbacks football team represented the University of Arkansas during the 1987 NCAA Division I-A football season.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 12, 1987 Mississippi* No. 13 Veterans Memorial StadiumJackson, MS (Rivalry) W 31–10   57,500
September 19, 1987 Tulsa* No. 12 Razorback StadiumFayetteville, AR W 30–15   46,418
September 26, 1987 No. 5 Miami (FL)* No. 10 War Memorial Stadium • Little Rock, AR L 7–51   55,310
October 3, 1987 at TCU No. 10 Amon G. Carter StadiumFort Worth, TX W 20–10   39,017
October 10, 1987 at Texas Tech No. 20 Jones StadiumLubbock, TX W 31–0   40,584
October 17, 1987 Texas No. 15 War Memorial Stadium • Little Rock, AR L 14–16   54,902
October 24, 1987 Houston No. 15 Razorback Stadium • Fayetteville, AR W 21–17   34,820
October 31, 1987 at Rice Rice StadiumHouston. TX W 38–14   13,200
November 7, 1987 Baylor Razorback Stadium • Fayetteville, AR W 10–7   51,496
November 14, 1987 at No. 19 Texas A&M No. 20 Kyle FieldCollege Station, TX (Rivalry) L 0–14   73,511
November 28, 1987 New Mexico* War Memorial Stadium • Little Rock, AR W 43–25   27,200
December 5, 1987 at Hawaii* Aloha StadiumHonolulu, HI W 38–20   33,294
December 29, 1987 vs. Georgia* Liberty BowlMemphis, TN (Liberty Bowl) L 17–20   53,240
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll.

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