1999 Texas A&M Aggies football team

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1999 Texas A&M Aggies football
Alamo Bowl, L 0–24 vs. Penn State
Conference Big 12 Conference
Division South Division
Ranking
Coaches No. 20
AP No. 23
1999 record 8–4 (5–3 Big 12)
Head coach R. C. Slocum
Offensive coordinator Steve Kragthorpe
Defensive coordinator Mike Hankwitz
Home stadium Kyle Field
(Capacity: 82,600)
Seasons
← 1998
2000 →
1999 Big 12 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Northern Division
#3 Nebraska xy$   7 1         12 1  
#6 Kansas State x   7 1         11 1  
Colorado   5 3         7 5  
Kansas   3 5         5 7  
Iowa State   1 7         4 7  
Missouri   1 7         4 7  
Southern Division
#21 Texas xy   6 2         9 5  
#23 Texas A&M   5 3         8 4  
Oklahoma   5 3         7 5  
Texas Tech   5 3         6 5  
Oklahoma State   3 5         5 6  
Baylor   0 8         1 10  
Championship: Nebraska 22, Texas 6
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
  • y – Championship game participant
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1999 Texas A&M Aggies football team completed the season with an 8–4 record. The Aggies had a Big 12 Conference record of 5–3.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 4 7:00 PM at Louisiana Tech* No. 6 Independence StadiumShreveport, LA W 37–17   40,328
September 18 7:30 PM Tulsa* No. 7 Kyle FieldCollege Station, TX W 62–13   67,647
September 25 2:30 PM Southern Miss* No. 7 Kyle Field • College Station, TX ABC W 23–6   65,264
October 2 6:00 PM at Texas Tech No. 5 Jones StadiumLubbock, TX (A&M–Tech rivalry) FSN L 19–21   53,513
October 9 1:00 PM Baylor No. 13 Kyle Field • College Station, TX (Battle of the Brazos) W 45–13   75,476
October 16 11:30 AM Kansas No. 13 Kyle Field • College Station, TX FSN W 34–17   70,232
October 23 6:00 PM at Oklahoma No. 13 Oklahoma Memorial StadiumNorman, OK FSN L 6–51   74,552
October 30 2:30 PM Oklahoma State No. 22 Kyle Field • College Station, TX W 21–3   74,008
November 6 2:30 PM at No. 9 Nebraska No. 21 Memorial StadiumLincoln, NE ABC L 0–37   77,705
November 13 11:30 AM at Missouri No. 24 Faurot FieldColumbia, MO FSN W 51–14   57,472
November 26 10:00 AM No. 5 Texas No. 24 Kyle Field • College Station, TX (Lone Star Showdown) ABC W 20–16   86,128
December 28 6:30 PM vs. No. 13 Penn State* No. 18 AlamodomeSan Antonio, TX (Alamo Bowl) ESPN L 0–24   65,380
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.

Roster[edit]

Game notes[edit]

Louisiana Tech[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
#7 Texas A&M 6 24 0 7 37
Louisiana Tech 0 10 7 0 17

Tulsa[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Tulsa 7 0 6 0 13
#7 Texas A&M 3 28 7 24 62

Southern Miss[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Southern Miss 0 0 0 6 6
#7 Texas A&M 3 6 7 7 23

Texas Tech[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
#5 Texas A&M 10 0 6 3 19
Texas Tech 0 21 0 0 21

Baylor[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Baylor 3 3 0 7 13
#13 Texas A&M 7 10 21 7 45

Kansas[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Kansas 0 10 7 0 17
#13 Texas A&M 0 17 10 7 34

Oklahoma[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
#13 Texas A&M 0 6 0 0 6
Oklahoma 17 17 14 3 51

Oklahoma State[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Oklahoma State 0 0 0 3 3
#22 Texas A&M 0 7 7 7 21

Nebraska[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
#21 Texas A&M 0 0 0 0 0
#9 Nebraska 0 6 17 14 37

Missouri[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
#24 Texas A&M 7 0 24 20 51
Missouri 0 0 0 14 14

Texas[edit]

This rivalry game would unite the two schools for the year, due to the tragic collapse of Texas A&M's bonfire the week prior to the game. A sellout crowd was met with an awe-inspiring halftime performance from both schools.

1 2 3 4 Total
#5 Texas 2 14 0 0 16
#24 Texas A&M 6 0 7 7 20

Penn State[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
#17 Penn State 7 7 0 10 24
#13 Texas A&M 0 0 0 0 0
Main article: 1999 Alamo Bowl

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