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1947 Texas Longhorns Schedule and Results

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Record: 10-1, .909 W-L% (5th of 120) ▪ Rank: 5th in Final AP Poll
Conference: SWC (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Blair Cherry (10-1)

PS/G: 26.5 (13th of 120) ▪ PA/G: 6.7 (8th of 120)
SRS: 28.75 (2nd of 120) ▪ SOS: 11.30 (9th of 120)

Bowl Game: Won Sugar Bowl 27-7 versus Alabama

AP Poll Summary

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11 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 20, 1947 Sat Texas Texas Tech BIAA W 33 0 1 0 0 W 1
2 Sep 27, 1947 Sat Texas @ Oregon PCC W 38 13 2 0 0 W 2 Portland, OR
3 Oct 4, 1947 Sat Texas North Carolina Southern W 34 0 3 0 0 W 3
4 Oct 11, 1947 Sat (3) Texas N (15) Oklahoma Big 6 W 34 14 4 0 0 W 4 Dallas, TX
5 Oct 18, 1947 Sat (3) Texas N Arkansas SWC W 21 6 5 0 0 W 5 Memphis, TN
6 Oct 25, 1947 Sat (3) Texas Rice SWC W 12 0 6 0 0 W 6
7 Nov 1, 1947 Sat (3) Texas @ (8) Southern Methodist SWC L 13 14 6 1 0 L 1
8 Nov 8, 1947 Sat (8) Texas Baylor SWC W 28 7 7 1 0 W 1
9 Nov 15, 1947 Sat (7) Texas Texas Christian SWC W 20 0 8 1 0 W 2
10 Nov 27, 1947 Thu (7) Texas @ Texas A&M SWC W 32 13 9 1 0 W 3
11 Jan 1, 1948 Thu (6) Texas N (7) Alabama SEC W 27 7 10 1 0 W 4 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)