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1979 Texas Longhorns Schedule and Results

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Record: 9-3, .750 W-L% (19th of 140) ▪ Rank: 12th in Final AP Poll
Conference: SWC (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Fred Akers (9-3)

PS/G: 18.4 (80th of 140) ▪ PA/G: 8.7 (2nd of 140)
SRS: 19.86 (6th of 140) ▪ SOS: 10.61 (4th of 140)

Bowl Game: Lost Sun Bowl 14-7 versus Washington

AP Poll Summary

Pre 9/10 9/17 9/24 10/1 10/8 10/15 10/22 10/29 11/5 11/12 11/19 11/26 12/3 Final
4 4 4 4 4 4 2 9 8 8 6 6 6 11 12

12 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 22, 1979 Sat (4) Texas Iowa State Big 8 W 17 9 1 0 0 W 1
2 Sep 29, 1979 Sat (4) Texas @ (5) Missouri Big 8 W 21 0 2 0 0 W 2
3 Oct 6, 1979 Sat (4) Texas Rice SWC W 26 9 3 0 0 W 3
4 Oct 13, 1979 Sat (4) Texas N (3) Oklahoma Big 8 W 16 7 4 0 0 W 4 Dallas, TX
5 Oct 20, 1979 Sat (2) Texas @ (10) Arkansas SWC L 14 17 4 1 0 L 1 Little Rock, AR
6 Oct 27, 1979 Sat (9) Texas @ Southern Methodist SWC W 30 6 5 1 0 W 1
7 Nov 3, 1979 Sat (8) Texas Texas Tech SWC W 14 6 6 1 0 W 2
8 Nov 10, 1979 Sat (8) Texas @ (5) Houston SWC W 21 13 7 1 0 W 3
9 Nov 17, 1979 Sat (6) Texas Texas Christian SWC W 35 10 8 1 0 W 4
10 Nov 24, 1979 Sat (6) Texas (17) Baylor SWC W 13 0 9 1 0 W 5
11 Dec 1, 1979 Sat (6) Texas @ Texas A&M SWC L 7 13 9 2 0 L 1
12 Dec 22, 1979 Sat (11) Texas N (13) Washington Pac-10 L 7 14 9 3 0 L 2 Sun Bowl (El Paso, TX)