1931 Texas Tech Matadors football
1931 record6–3
Head coachPete Cawthon (2nd season)
CaptainJack Durham
Home stadiumTech Field
← 1930
1932 →

The 1931 Texas Tech Matadors football team represented Texas Tech University as an independent during the 1931 college football season. In their second season under head coach Pete Cawthon, the Matadors compiled a 6–3 record and outscored opponents by a combined total of 150 to 66.[1] The team played its home games at Tech Field.


September 25West Texas StateW 21–05,000
October 3at New Mexico A&MLas Cruces, NMW 7–0
October 13vs. HaskellL 0–8
October 23Colorado Mines
  • Tech Field
  • Lubbock, TX
W 46–04,500
October 31at BaylorL 0–32
November 6Abilene Christian
  • Tech Field
  • Lubbock, TX
W 26–6
November 11at Texas Mines
L 12–143,000
November 20New Mexico
  • Tech Field
  • Lubbock, TX
W 32–62,500
November 26at Simmons (TX)Abilene, TXW 6–0



  1. 1.0 1.1 "Texas Tech Football 2017 Media Guide". Texas Tech University. 2017. p. 102. Retrieved September 27, 2017.
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