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1981 Texas Longhorns Schedule and Results

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Record: 10-1-1, .875 W-L% (6th of 137) ▪ Rank: 2nd in Final AP Poll
Conference: SWC (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Fred Akers (10-1-1)

PS/G: 21.8 (57th of 137) ▪ PA/G: 13.2 (16th of 137)
SRS: 17.43 (8th of 137) ▪ SOS: 7.69 (11th of 137)

Bowl Game: Won Cotton Bowl 14-12 versus Alabama

AP Poll Summary

Pre 9/7 9/14 9/21 9/28 10/5 10/12 10/19 10/26 11/2 11/9 11/16 11/23 11/30 Final
9 8 6 4 3 3 1 10 6 5 10 8 7 6 2

12 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 12, 1981 Sat (8) Texas Rice SWC W 31 3 1 0 0 W 1
2 Sep 19, 1981 Sat (6) Texas North Texas Ind W 23 10 2 0 0 W 2
3 Sep 26, 1981 Sat (4) Texas (14) Miami (FL) Ind W 14 7 3 0 0 W 3
4 Oct 10, 1981 Sat (3) Texas N (10) Oklahoma Big 8 W 34 14 4 0 0 W 4 Dallas, TX
5 Oct 17, 1981 Sat (1) Texas @ Arkansas SWC L 11 42 4 1 0 L 1
6 Oct 24, 1981 Sat (10) Texas @ (8) Southern Methodist SWC W 9 7 5 1 0 W 1
7 Oct 31, 1981 Sat (6) Texas Texas Tech SWC W 26 9 6 1 0 W 2
8 Nov 7, 1981 Sat (5) Texas @ Houston SWC T 14 14 6 1 1 T 1
9 Nov 14, 1981 Sat (10) Texas Texas Christian SWC W 31 15 7 1 1 W 1
10 Nov 21, 1981 Sat (8) Texas Baylor SWC W 34 12 8 1 1 W 2
11 Nov 26, 1981 Thu (7) Texas @ Texas A&M SWC W 21 13 9 1 1 W 3
12 Jan 1, 1982 Fri (6) Texas N (3) Alabama SEC W 14 12 10 1 1 W 4 Cotton Bowl (Dallas, TX)