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1959 Texas Longhorns Schedule and Results

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Record: 9-2, .818 W-L% (9th of 112) ▪ Rank: 4th in Final AP Poll
Conference: SWC  ▪ Conference Record: 5-1 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Darrell Royal (9-2)

PS/G: 19.6 (27th of 112) ▪ PA/G: 8.7 (12th of 112)
SRS: 19.57 (4th of 112) ▪ SOS: 8.39 (19th of 112)

Bowl Game: Lost Cotton Bowl 23-14 versus Syracuse

AP Poll Summary

Pre 9/21 9/28 10/5 10/12 10/19 10/26 11/2 11/9 11/16 11/23 11/30 Final
17 15 10 4 3 3 4 3 2 5 4 4 4

11 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 19, 1959 Sat (17) Texas @ Nebraska Big 7 W 20 0 1 0 0 W 1
2 Sep 26, 1959 Sat (15) Texas Maryland ACC W 26 0 2 0 0 W 2
3 Oct 3, 1959 Sat (10) Texas California AAWU W 33 0 3 0 0 W 3
4 Oct 10, 1959 Sat (4) Texas N (13) Oklahoma Big 7 W 19 12 4 0 0 W 4 Dallas, TX
5 Oct 17, 1959 Sat (3) Texas @ (12) Arkansas SWC W 13 12 5 0 0 W 5 Little Rock, AR
6 Oct 24, 1959 Sat (3) Texas Rice SWC W 28 6 6 0 0 W 6
7 Oct 31, 1959 Sat (4) Texas @ Southern Methodist SWC W 21 0 7 0 0 W 7
8 Nov 7, 1959 Sat (3) Texas Baylor SWC W 13 12 8 0 0 W 8
9 Nov 14, 1959 Sat (2) Texas (18) Texas Christian SWC L 9 14 8 1 0 L 1
10 Nov 26, 1959 Thu (4) Texas @ Texas A&M SWC W 20 17 9 1 0 W 1
11 Jan 1, 1960 Fri (4) Texas N (1) Syracuse Ind L 14 23 9 2 0 L 1 Cotton Bowl (Dallas, TX)