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1962 SeasonEdit

1962 SMU Mustangs football
ConferenceSouthwest Conference
1962 record2–8 (2–5 SWC)
Head coachHayden Fry
Home stadiumCotton Bowl (c. 75,504)
Seasons
← 1961
1963 →
DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 22at Maryland*L 0–733,000
September 29No. 9 USC*L 3–3314,000
October 6Air Force*
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
L 20–2528,000
October 20Rice
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
W 15–715,000
October 27at Texas TechW 14–032,000
November 3at No. 5 TexasL 0–641,000
November 10Texas A&M
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
L 7–1239,500
November 17at No. 7 ArkansasL 7–941,000
November 24Baylor
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
L 13–1712,000
December 1TCU
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
L 9–1415,400
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

1963 SeasonEdit

1963 SMU Mustangs football
Sun Bowl vs. Oregon, L 14–21
ConferenceSouthwest Conference
1963 record4–7 (2–5 SWC)
Head coachHayden Fry
Home stadiumCotton Bowl (c. 75,504)
Seasons
← 1962
1964 →
DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 28at Michigan*L 16–2736,659
October 5Air Force*W 10–030,000
October 11No. 4 Navy*
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
W 32–2837,000
October 19at RiceL 7–1352,000
October 26Texas Tech
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
L 6–1319,000
November 2No. 1 Texas
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
L 12–1759,000
November 9at Texas A&MW 9–715,000
November 16Arkansas
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
W 14–724,000
November 30at TCUL 15–2219,672
December 7at BaylorL 6–2026,000
December 31vs. Oregon*L 14-2126,500
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

1964 SeasonEdit

1964 SMU Mustangs football
ConferenceSouthwest Conference
1964 record1–9 (0–7 SWC)
Head coachHayden Fry
Home stadiumCotton Bowl (c. 75,504)
Seasons
← 1963
1965 →
DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 19at Florida*L 8–2433,000
September 26at No. 5 Ohio State*L 8–2780,737
October 3Arlington State*W 14–020,000
October 17Rice
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
L 6–724,000
October 24at Texas TechL 0–1236,000
October 31at No. 6 TexasL 0–769,000
November 7Texas A&M
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
L 0–2332,000
November 14at No. 3 ArkansasL 0–4433,000
November 21Baylor
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
L 13–1615,000
November 28TCU
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
L 6–1712,000
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

1965 SeasonEdit

1965 SMU Mustangs football
ConferenceSouthwest Conference
1965 record4–5–1 (3–4 SWC)
Head coachHayden Fry
Home stadiumCotton Bowl (c. 75,504)
Seasons
← 1964
1966 →
DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 18at Miami (FL)*W 7–346,494
September 25at Illinois*L 0–4245,714
October 2No. 2 Purdue*T 14–1417,000
October 16at RiceW 17–1430,000
October 23Texas Tech
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
L 24–2640,000
October 30No. 9 Texas
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
W 31–1440,000
November 6at Texas A&MW 10–019,000
November 13No. 2 Arkansas
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
L 3–2468,500
November 20at BaylorL 10–2020,000
November 27at TCUL 7–1019,000
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

1966 SeasonEdit

1966 SMU Mustangs football
ConferenceSouthwest Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 9
APNo. 10
1966 record8-3 (6–1 SWC)
Head coachHayden Fry
Home stadiumCotton Bowl (c. 75,504)
Seasons
← 1965
1967 →

1967 SeasonEdit

1967 SMU Mustangs football
ConferenceSouthwest Conference
1967 record3–7 (3–4 SWC)
Head coachHayden Fry
Home stadiumCotton Bowl (c. 75,504)
Seasons
← 1966
1968 →
DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 16at Texas A&MW 20–1734,000
September 23at Missouri*L 0–2153,000
October 7at Minnesota*L 3–2341,840
October 13Army*L 6–2426,500
October 21at RiceL 10–1442,000
October 28Texas Tech
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
L 7–2134,000
November 4Texas
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
L 28–3543,000
November 18Arkansas
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
L 17–3525,000
November 25at BaylorW 16–1020,000
December 2TCU
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
W 28–1417,000
  • *Non-conference game

1968 SeasonEdit

1968 SMU Mustangs football
ConferenceSouthwest Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 16
APNo. 14
1968 record8–3 (5–2 SWC)
Head coachHayden Fry
Home stadiumCotton Bowl (c. 72,032)
Seasons
← 1967
1969 →

1969 SeasonEdit

1969 SMU Mustangs football
ConferenceSouthwest Conference
1969 record3–7 (3–4 SWC)
Head coachHayden Fry
Home stadiumCotton Bowl (c. 72,032)
Seasons
← 1968
1970 →
DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 13Air ForceL 22–2644,300
September 20at Georgia Tech*L 21–2442,624
September 27at Michigan State*L 15–2372,189
October 10TCU
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
W 19–1731,575
October 18at RiceW 34–1430,000
October 25Texas Tech
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
L 24–2727,465
November 1No. 2 Texas
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
L 14–4555,287
November 8at Texas A&ML 10–2033,220
November 15No. 4 Arkansas
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
L 15–2835,673
November 22at BaylorW 12–620,000
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

RosterEdit

1969 SMU Mustangs football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
QB 10 Chuck Hixson Jr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  •   Injured
  •   Redshirt

1970 SeasonEdit

1970 SMU Mustangs football
ConferenceSouthwest Conference
1970 record5-6 (3–4 SWC)
Head coachHayden Fry
Home stadiumCotton Bowl (c. 72,032)
Seasons
← 1969
1971 →

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 12Oklahoma*L 11–2851,909
September 19at Tennessee*L 3–2854,158
September 26New Mexico State*
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
W 34–2130,264
October 3at Northwestern*W 21–2030,003
October 17Rice
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
W 10–024,955
October 24at Texas TechL 10–1446,258
October 31at No. 1 TexasL 15–4266,500
November 7Texas A&M
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
W 6–327,918
November 14at No. 7 ArkansasL 3–3643,000
November 21Baylor
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
W 23–1022,963
November 28at TCUL 17–2617,118
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

RosterEdit

1970 SMU Mustangs football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
QB 11 Gary Carter Sr
RB 17 Gary Hammond Jr
QB 10 Chuck Hixson Sr
T 63 Bill Line Jr
G 73 John Meyer
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
DB 24 Pat Curry
DB 43 Robert Popelka So
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  •   Injured
  •   Redshirt

Team players in the NFLEdit

Player Position Round Pick NFL club
Chuck Hixson Quarterback 13 328 Kansas City Chiefs

1971 SeasonEdit

ScheduleEdit

1971 SMU Mustangs football
ConferenceSouthwest Conference
1971 record4–7 (3–4 SWC)
Head coachHayden Fry
Home stadiumCotton Bowl (c. 72,032)
Seasons
← 1970
1972 →
DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 18at No. 10 OklahomaL 0–3048,500
September 25at Missouri*L 12–2449,200
October 2New Mexico State*W 28–2531,120
October 9at Air ForceL 0–3045,050
October 16at RiceW 16–1025,000
October 23Texas Tech
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
W 18–1725,681
October 30No. 14 Texas
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
L 18–2240,551
November 6at Texas A&ML 10–2728,570
November 13No. 17 Arkansas
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
L 13–1830,773
November 20at BaylorW 20–625,000
November 27TCU
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
L 16–1818,128
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

RosterEdit

1971 SMU Mustangs football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
QB 17 Gary Hammond Sr
RB 28 Alvin Maxson So
T 73 John Meyer Jr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
DB 24 Pat Curry Jr
DB 43 Robert Popelka Jr
DE 46 Jim Ryan
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  •   Injured
  •   Redshirt

1972 SeasonEdit

1972 SMU Mustangs football
ConferenceSouthwest Conference
1972 record7–4 (4–3 SWC)
Head coachHayden Fry
Home stadiumCotton Bowl (c. 72,032)
Texas Stadium (c. 65,000)
Seasons
← 1971
1973 →
DateOpponentRankSiteResultAttendance
September 16Wake Forest*W 56–1020,175
September 23at Florida*W 21–1442,849
September 30at Virginia Tech*L 10–1326,000
October 7New Mexico State*
  • Texas Stadium
  • Irving, TX
W 55–627,221
October 21RiceW 29–1420,398
October 28Texas TechNo. 18
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
L 3–1735,953
November 4at No. 9 TexasL 9–1772,500
November 11Texas A&M
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas
L 17–2732,109
November 18at ArkansasW 22–738,342
November 25Baylor
  • Cotton Bowl
  • Dallas, TX
W 12–718,035
December 2at TCUW 35–2218,152
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

RosterEdit

1972 SMU Mustangs football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
RB 28 Alvin Maxson Jr
T 73 John Meyer Sr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
DB 24 Pat Curry Sr
DB 43 Robert Popelka Sr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  •   Injured
  •   Redshirt

ReferencesEdit