1987 TCU Horned Frogs football team

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1987 TCU Horned Frogs football
Conference Southwest Conference
1987 record 5–6 (3–4 SWC)
Head coach Jim Wacker (5th season)
Home stadium Amon G. Carter Stadium
(Capacity: 46,083)
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 TCU Horned Frogs football team represented Texas Christian University (TCU) in the 1987 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Horned Frogs finished the season 5–6 overall and 3–4 in the Southwest Conference. The team was coached by Jim Wacker, in his fifth year as head coach. The Frogs played their home games in Amon G. Carter Stadium, which is located on campus in Fort Worth, Texas.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
September 5 at Boston College* Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, Massachusetts L 20–38   -
September 12 at Air Force* Falcon StadiumAir Force Academy, Colorado L 10–21   41,000
September 19 BYU* Amon G. Carter StadiumFort Worth, Texas W 33–12   -
October 3 No. 10 Arkansas Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas L 10–20   39,017
October 10 at Rice Rice StadiumHouston, Texas W 30–16   -
October 17 North Texas* Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas W 19–10   -
October 24 at Baylor Baylor StadiumWaco, Texas (The Revivalry) W 24–0   36,138
October 31 Houston Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas W 35–7   -
November 7 12:00 PM at Texas Tech Jones StadiumLubbock, Texas Raycom L 35–36   28,516
November 14 12:00 PM at Texas Texas Memorial StadiumAustin, Texas Raycom L 21–24   63,642
November 21 No. 16 Texas A&M Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, Texas Raycom L 24–42   40,164
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game. All times are in Central Time.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "1987 TCU Horned Frogs". Retrieved 6 June 2016.