1997 Baylor Bears football team

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1997 Baylor Bears football
Conference Big 12 Conference
Division South Division
1997 record 2–9 (1–7 Big 12)
Head coach Dave Roberts (1st season)
Home stadium Floyd Casey Stadium
(Capacity: 50,000)
Seasons
← 1996
1998 →
1997 Big 12 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Northern Division
No. 2 Nebraska † xy$   8 0         13 0  
No. 8 Kansas State  %   7 1         11 1  
No. 23 Missouri   5 3         7 5  
Colorado   3 5         5 6  
Kansas   3 5         5 6  
Iowa State   1 7         1 10  
Southern Division
No. 20 Texas A&M xy   6 2         9 4  
No. 24 Oklahoma State   5 3         8 4  
Texas Tech   5 3         6 5  
Texas   2 6         4 7  
Oklahoma   2 6         4 8  
Baylor   1 7         2 9  
Championship: Nebraska 54, Texas A&M 15
  • † – Coaches Poll National Champion
    $ – Bowl Alliance representative as champion
    % – Bowl Alliance at-large representative
    x – Division champion/co-champions
    y – Championship game participant
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1997 Baylor Bears football team (variously "Baylor", "BU", or the "Bears") represented Baylor University in the 1997 NCAA Division I-A football season. They were represented in the Big 12 Conference in the South Division. They played their home games at Floyd Casey Stadium in Waco, Texas. They were coached by head coach Dave Roberts.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
August 30 2:30 PM No. 14 Miami (FL)* Floyd Casey StadiumWaco, Texas ABC L 14–45   36,750
September 6 8:00 PM at Fresno State* Bulldog StadiumFresno, California W 37–35   32,266
September 26 11:30 AM at No. 8 Michigan* Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, Michigan ESPN L 3–38   106,041
October 4 6:00 PM Texas Tech Floyd Casey Stadium • Waco, Texas L 14–35   35,275
October 11 6:00 PM No. 3 Nebraska Floyd Casey Stadium • Waco, Texas L 21–49   38,175
October 18 11:30 AM at Oklahoma Oklahoma Memorial StadiumNorman, Oklahoma FSN L 23–24   68,578
October 25 1:00 PM at Iowa State Jack Trice StadiumAmes, Iowa L 17–24   34,404
November 1 1:00 PM Texas Floyd Casey Stadium • Waco, Texas W 23–21   42,719
November 8 1:00 PM at No. 21 Texas A&M Kyle FieldCollege Station, Texas (Battle of the Brazos) L 10–38   64,006
November 15 1:00 PM at Missouri Faurot FieldColumbia, Missouri L 24–42   43,825
November 22 2:30 PM Oklahoma State Floyd Casey Stadium • Waco, Texas ABC L 14–24   34,794
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ DeLassus, David. "Baylor Game by Game Redults 1995-1999". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved March 30, 2014.