1995 Texas Longhorns football team

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1995 Texas Longhorns football
Texas Longhorn logo.svg
Southwest Conference champion
Sugar Bowl, L 10–28 vs. Virginia Tech
Conference Southwest Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 14
AP No. 14
1995 record 10–2–1 (7–0 SWC)
Head coach John Mackovic (4th year)
Offensive coordinator Gene Dahlquist (4th year)
Defensive coordinator Gary Darnell (2nd year)
Home stadium Texas Memorial Stadium
(Capacity: 77,809)
Seasons
← 1994
1996 →
1995 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#14 Texas $ 7 0 0     10 2 1
#15 Texas A&M 5 2 0     9 3 0
#23 Texas Tech 5 2 0     9 3 0
Baylor 5 2 0     7 4 0
TCU 3 4 0     6 5 0
Houston 2 5 0     2 9 0
Rice 1 6 0     2 8 1
SMU 0 7 0     1 10 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1995 Texas Longhorns football team represented the University of Texas at Austin during the 1995 NCAA Division I-A football season. They were represented in the Southwest Conference in its final year of existence. They played their home games at Texas Memorial Stadium in Austin, Texas. The team was led by head coach John Mackovic.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 2 11:00 PM at Hawaii* No. 18 Aloha StadiumHonolulu, HI ESPN2 W 38–17   43,243
September 16 2:30 PM Pittsburgh* No. 15 Texas Memorial StadiumAustin, TX ABC W 38–27   62,875
September 23 11:30 AM at No. 21 Notre Dame* No. 13 Notre Dame StadiumSouth Bend, IN NBC L 27–55   59,075
September 30 12:00 PM at SMU No. 21 Cotton BowlDallas, TX Raycom W 35–10   26,921
October 7 1:00 PM Rice No. 20 Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX W 37–13   66,184
October 14 2:30 PM vs. No. 13 Oklahoma* No. 18 Cotton BowlDallas, TX (Red River Shootout) ABC T 24–24   75,587
October 21 12:00 PM No. 14 Virginia* No. 16 Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX Raycom W 17–16   70,427
November 4 6:30 PM No. 23 Texas Tech No. 13 Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX (Rivalry) ESPN W 48–7   77,809
November 11 1:00 PM at Houston No. 11 AstrodomeHouston, TX W 52–20   32,520
November 18 12:00 PM TCU No. 10 Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX Raycom W 27–19   63,342
November 23 7:00 PM Baylor No. 9 Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX ESPN W 21–13   58,497
December 2 2:30 PM at No. 16 Texas A&M No. 9 Kyle FieldCollege Station, TX (Lone Star Showdown) ABC W 16–6   76,221
December 31 6:00 PM vs. No. 13 Virginia Tech* No. 9 Louisiana SuperdomeNew Orleans, LA (Sugar Bowl) ABC L 10–28   70,283
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.

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