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Texas Christian Horned Frogs

Location: Fort Worth, Texas ▪ Colors: Purple & White
Stadium: Amon G. Carter Stadium (cap. 46,000)
Record*: 110 Years, 595-509-50, .537 W-L% (Major School)
*W-L-T adjusted to 595-508-50 by NCAA.

Conferences: Big 12, MWC, CUSA, WAC, SWC and Ind
Conference Champion: 16 Times
Bowls: 30 Bowls, 14-15-1, .483 W-L% (Major Bowls)

Ranked in AP Poll: 15 Times (Preseason), 18 Times (Final), 205 Weeks (Total)

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110 Years

Rk Year Conf W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
1 2015 Big 12 2 2 Gary Patterson (0-0)
2 2014 Big 12 12 1 0 .923 18.96 1.57 3 3 Gary Patterson (12-1) Peach Bowl-W
3 2013 Big 12 4 8 0 .333 1.94 3.85 20 20 Gary Patterson (4-8)
4 2012 Big 12 7 6 0 .538 7.49 4.87 20 15 Gary Patterson (7-6) Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl-L
5 2011 MWC 11 2 0 .846 9.67 -3.17 14 14 14 Gary Patterson (11-2) Poinsettia Bowl-W
6 2010 MWC 13 0 0 1.000 17.96 -1.73 6 2 2 Gary Patterson (13-0) Rose Bowl-W
7 2009 MWC 12 1 0 .923 17.05 -1.33 17 3 6 Gary Patterson (12-1) Fiesta Bowl-L
8 2008 MWC 11 2 0 .846 13.47 -1.23 7 7 Gary Patterson (11-2) Poinsettia Bowl-W
9 2007 MWC 8 5 0 .615 4.45 -1.32 22 19 Gary Patterson (8-5) Texas Bowl-W
10 2006 MWC 11 2 0 .846 9.27 -3.88 22 16 22 Gary Patterson (11-2) Poinsettia Bowl-W
11 2005 MWC 11 1 0 .917 11.21 -1.46 11 11 Gary Patterson (11-1) Houston Bowl-W
12 2004 CUSA 5 6 0 .455 -3.04 -1.22 Gary Patterson (5-6)
13 2003 CUSA 11 2 0 .846 2.83 -5.48 25 10 25 Gary Patterson (11-2) Fort Worth Bowl-L
14 2002 CUSA 10 2 0 .833 5.90 -4.93 22 23 Gary Patterson (10-2) Liberty Bowl-W
15 2001 CUSA 6 6 0 .500 -3.79 -4.04 Gary Patterson (6-6) Gallery Furniture Bowl-L
16 2000 WAC 10 2 0 .833 11.29 -5.79 20 9 21 Dennis Franchione (10-1)
Gary Patterson (0-1)
Mobile Alabama Bowl-L
17 1999 WAC 8 4 0 .667 3.67 -5.75 Dennis Franchione (8-4) Mobile Alabama Bowl-W
18 1998 WAC 7 5 0 .583 2.10 -0.23 Dennis Franchione (7-5) Sun Bowl-W
19 1997 WAC 1 10 0 .091 -16.04 -2.58 Pat Sullivan (1-10)
20 1996 WAC 4 7 0 .364 -10.32 -3.04 Pat Sullivan (4-7)
Rk Year Conf W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
21 1995 SWC 6 5 0 .545 -1.91 -0.36 Pat Sullivan (6-5)
22 1994 SWC 7 5 0 .583 1.31 0.39 Pat Sullivan (7-5) Independence Bowl-L
23 1993 SWC 4 7 0 .364 -5.70 0.30 Pat Sullivan (4-7) W-L-T adjusted to 4-6 by NCAA.
24 1992 SWC 2 8 1 .227 -9.71 0.57 Pat Sullivan (2-8-1)
25 1991 SWC 7 4 0 .636 -0.91 -1.46 Jim Wacker (7-4)
26 1990 SWC 5 6 0 .455 -0.77 2.32 24 Jim Wacker (5-6)
27 1989 SWC 4 7 0 .364 -1.87 5.04 Jim Wacker (4-7)
28 1988 SWC 4 7 0 .364 -5.42 0.58 Jim Wacker (4-7)
29 1987 SWC 5 6 0 .455 3.28 1.37 Jim Wacker (5-6)
30 1986 SWC 3 8 0 .273 -8.93 -2.02 Jim Wacker (3-8)
31 1985 SWC 3 8 0 .273 -10.51 0.67 Jim Wacker (3-8)
32 1984 SWC 8 4 0 .667 6.12 0.53 12 Jim Wacker (8-4) Bluebonnet Bowl-L
33 1983 SWC 1 8 2 .182 -7.97 -0.88 Jim Wacker (1-8-2)
34 1982 SWC 3 8 0 .273 -5.06 0.76 F. Dry (3-8)
35 1981 SWC 2 7 2 .273 0.71 6.44 F. Dry (2-7-2)
36 1980 SWC 1 10 0 .091 -2.80 9.84 F. Dry (1-10)
37 1979 SWC 2 8 1 .227 1.16 10.44 F. Dry (2-8-1)
38 1978 SWC 2 9 0 .182 -0.88 11.66 F. Dry (2-9)
39 1977 SWC 2 9 0 .182 -6.94 8.69 F. Dry (2-9)
40 1976 SWC 0 11 0 .000 -8.90 10.10 Jim Shofner (0-11)
Rk Year Conf W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
41 1975 SWC 1 10 0 .091 -3.98 11.75 Jim Shofner (1-10)
42 1974 SWC 1 10 0 .091 -10.14 6.32 Jim Shofner (1-10)
43 1973 SWC 3 8 0 .273 -0.94 6.33 Billy Tohill (3-8)
44 1972 SWC 5 6 0 .455 5.56 7.10 Billy Tohill (5-6)
45 1971 SWC 6 4 1 .591 0.11 2.20 Jim Pittman (3-3-1)
Billy Tohill (3-1)
46 1970 SWC 4 6 1 .409 4.20 7.47 Fred Taylor (4-6-1)
47 1969 SWC 4 6 0 .400 3.81 8.21 Fred Taylor (4-6)
48 1968 SWC 3 7 0 .300 3.47 8.47 Fred Taylor (3-7)
49 1967 SWC 4 6 0 .400 -2.99 3.21 Fred Taylor (4-6)
50 1966 SWC 2 8 0 .200 -1.38 8.02 Abe Martin (2-8)
51 1965 SWC 6 5 0 .545 9.04 8.76 Abe Martin (6-5) Sun Bowl-L
52 1964 SWC 4 6 0 .400 1.51 7.71 Abe Martin (4-6)
53 1963 SWC 4 5 1 .450 7.87 11.67 Abe Martin (4-5-1)
54 1962 SWC 6 4 0 .600 8.77 6.67 Abe Martin (6-4)
55 1961 SWC 3 5 2 .400 4.30 11.00 Abe Martin (3-5-2)
56 1960 SWC 4 4 2 .500 9.25 10.15 11 11 Abe Martin (4-4-2)
57 1959 SWC 8 3 0 .727 16.44 9.26 13 7 7 Abe Martin (8-3) Bluebonnet Bowl-L
58 1958 SWC 8 2 1 .773 17.32 6.59 8 6 10 Abe Martin (8-2-1) Cotton Bowl-T
59 1957 SWC 5 4 1 .550 9.59 6.39 17 Abe Martin (5-4-1)
60 1956 SWC 8 3 0 .727 15.42 7.24 7 4 14 Abe Martin (8-3) Cotton Bowl-W
Rk Year Conf W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
61 1955 SWC 9 2 0 .818 22.19 7.37 6 6 Abe Martin (9-2) Cotton Bowl-L
62 1954 SWC 4 6 0 .400 9.80 9.40 17 Abe Martin (4-6)
63 1953 SWC 3 7 0 .300 6.16 9.66 Abe Martin (3-7)
64 1952 SWC 4 4 2 .500 8.14 6.64 9 9 Dutch Meyer (4-4-2)
65 1951 SWC 6 5 0 .545 11.85 10.12 11 11 Dutch Meyer (6-5) Cotton Bowl-L
66 1950 SWC 5 5 0 .500 7.63 8.23 Dutch Meyer (5-5)
67 1949 SWC 6 3 1 .650 11.38 8.98 Dutch Meyer (6-3-1)
68 1948 SWC 4 5 1 .450 7.93 9.33 Dutch Meyer (4-5-1)
69 1947 SWC 4 5 2 .455 11.57 10.75 Dutch Meyer (4-5-2) Delta Bowl-L
70 1946 SWC 2 7 1 .250 0.49 6.99 Dutch Meyer (2-7-1)
71 1945 SWC 5 5 0 .500 -1.75 1.85 Dutch Meyer (5-5)
72 1944 SWC 7 3 1 .682 4.25 1.34 Dutch Meyer (7-3-1) Cotton Bowl-L
73 1943 SWC 2 6 0 .250 -16.36 -8.73 Dutch Meyer (2-6)
74 1942 SWC 7 3 0 .700 5.72 1.42 9 Dutch Meyer (7-3)
75 1941 SWC 7 3 1 .682 10.65 7.92 19 Dutch Meyer (7-3-1) Orange Bowl-L
76 1940 SWC 3 7 0 .300 5.36 6.86 Dutch Meyer (3-7)
77 1939 SWC 3 7 0 .300 2.26 3.76 Dutch Meyer (3-7)
78 1938 SWC 11 0 0 1.000 20.65 2.74 1 1 Dutch Meyer (11-0) Sugar Bowl-W
79 1937 SWC 4 4 2 .500 11.05 11.05 14 16 Dutch Meyer (4-4-2)
80 1936 SWC 9 2 2 .769 13.73 5.73 16 16 Dutch Meyer (9-2-2) Cotton Bowl-W
Rk Year Conf W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
81 1935 SWC 12 1 0 .923 17.46 3.77 Dutch Meyer (12-1) Sugar Bowl-W
82 1934 SWC 8 4 0 .667 8.10 3.27 Dutch Meyer (8-4)
83 1933 SWC 9 2 1 .792 10.05 -2.03 Francis Schmidt (10-1-1)
84 1932 SWC 10 0 1 .955 15.00 -1.27 Francis Schmidt (10-0-1)
85 1931 SWC 9 2 1 .792 7.32 -0.76 Francis Schmidt (9-2-1)
86 1930 SWC 9 2 1 .792 9.62 -3.38 Francis Schmidt (9-2-1)
87 1929 SWC 9 0 1 .950 13.19 -4.41 Francis Schmidt (9-0-1)
88 1928 SWC 8 2 0 .800 7.51 -3.29 Matty Bell (8-2)
89 1927 SWC 4 3 2 .556 0.21 -1.90 Matty Bell (4-3-2)
90 1926 SWC 6 1 2 .778 2.61 -2.17 Matty Bell (6-1-2)
91 1925 SWC 7 1 1 .833 0.96 -7.93 Matty Bell (7-1-1)
92 1924 SWC 4 5 0 .444 -3.21 -0.33 Matty Bell (4-5)
93 1923 SWC 4 5 0 .444 -12.69 -8.58 Matty Bell (4-5)
94 1922 Ind 2 5 3 .350 -12.07 -6.57 John McKnight (2-5-3)
95 1921 Ind 6 3 1 .650 -3.68 -8.58 Bill Driver (6-3-1)
96 1920 Ind 9 1 0 .900 2.73 -7.17 Bill Driver (9-1) Fort Worth Classic-L
97 1919 Ind 2 6 0 .250 -13.57 -6.07 T.D. Hackney (1-7)
98 1918 Ind 4 2 0 .667 4.49 -1.68 E.M. Tipton (4-3)
99 1917 Ind 8 2 0 .800 5.13 -4.87 Milton Daniel (8-2)
100 1916 Ind 6 2 1 .722 2.54 -6.79 Milton Daniel (6-2-1)
Rk Year Conf W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
101 1915 Ind 4 5 0 .444 -0.62 -0.73 Ewing Freeland (4-5)
102 1914 Ind 4 4 2 .500 -8.20 -8.40 Daddy Boles (4-4-2)
103 1910 Ind 2 6 1 .278 -9.06 1.72 Kemp Lewis (2-6-1)
104 1909 Ind 5 2 1 .688 6.68 1.68 J.R. Langley (5-2-1)
105 1908 Ind 6 3 0 .667 -1.04 -7.15 J.R. Langley (6-3)
106 1907 Ind 4 2 2 .625 -1.23 -4.98 E.J. Hyde (4-2-2)
107 1906 Ind 2 5 0 .286 -11.14 -2.00 E.J. Hyde (2-5)
108 1905 Ind 4 4 0 .500 -12.58 -13.83 E.J. Hyde (4-4)
109 1904 Ind 1 4 1 .250 -17.21 -6.37 C.E. Cronk (1-4-1)
110 1903 Ind 0 7 0 .000 -22.69 -10.55