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1972 Texas Longhorns Schedule and Results

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Record: 10-1, .909 W-L% (4th of 127) ▪ Rank: 3rd in Final AP Poll
Conference: SWC (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Darrell Royal (10-1)

PS/G: 24.6 (30th of 127) ▪ PA/G: 11.0 (7th of 127)
SRS: 23.72 (5th of 127) ▪ SOS: 11.72 (3rd of 127)

Bowl Game: Won Cotton Bowl 17-13 versus Alabama

AP Poll Summary

Pre 9/11 9/18 9/25 10/2 10/9 10/16 10/23 10/30 11/6 11/13 11/20 11/27 12/4 Final
14 15 14 12 9 10 14 10 9 9 7 7 6 7 3

11 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 23, 1972 Sat (14) Texas Miami (FL) Ind W 23 10 1 0 0 W 1
2 Sep 30, 1972 Sat (12) Texas @ Texas Tech SWC W 25 20 2 0 0 W 2
3 Oct 7, 1972 Sat (9) Texas Utah State Ind W 27 12 3 0 0 W 3
4 Oct 14, 1972 Sat (10) Texas N (2) Oklahoma Big 8 L 0 27 3 1 0 L 1 Dallas, TX
5 Oct 21, 1972 Sat (14) Texas (17) Arkansas SWC W 35 15 4 1 0 W 1
6 Oct 28, 1972 Sat (10) Texas @ Rice SWC W 45 9 5 1 0 W 2
7 Nov 4, 1972 Sat (9) Texas Southern Methodist SWC W 17 9 6 1 0 W 3
8 Nov 11, 1972 Sat (9) Texas @ Baylor SWC W 17 3 7 1 0 W 4
9 Nov 18, 1972 Sat (7) Texas @ Texas Christian SWC W 27 0 8 1 0 W 5
10 Nov 23, 1972 Thu (7) Texas Texas A&M SWC W 38 3 9 1 0 W 6
11 Jan 1, 1973 Mon (7) Texas N (4) Alabama SEC W 17 13 10 1 0 W 7 Cotton Bowl (Dallas, TX)