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1937 Baylor Bears football
ConferenceSouthwest Conference
1937 record7–3 (3–3 SWC)
Head coachMorley Jennings (12th season)
CaptainCarl Brazell
Home stadiumWaco Stadium
Seasons
← 1936
1938 →
1937 Southwest Conference football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#18 Rice 4 1 1     6 3 2
#16 TCU 3 1 2     4 4 2
#14 Arkansas 3 2 1     6 2 2
Baylor 3 3 0     7 3 0
Texas A&M 2 2 2     5 2 2
SMU 2 4 0     5 6 0
Texas 1 5 0     2 6 1
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1937 Baylor Bears football team represented Baylor University in the Southwest Conference (SWC) during the 1937 college football season. In their 12th season under head coach Morley Jennings, the Bears compiled a 7–3 record (3–3 against conference opponents), were ranked No. 4 in the weekly AP Poll after winning their first six games, lost three of their last four games, finished in fourth place in the conference, and outscored opponents by a combined total of 178 to 64.[1][2] They played their home games at Waco Stadium in Waco, Texas. Carl Brazell was the team captain.[2]

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentRankSiteResult
September 25Southwestern (TX)*W 39–2
October 1at Oklahoma City*Oklahoma City, OKW 33–0
October 9Arkansas
  • Waco Stadium
  • Waco, TX
W 20–14
October 16at Centenary*Shreveport, LAW 20–0
October 23at No. 13 Texas A&MNo. 15W 13–0
October 30TCUNo. 6
  • Waco Stadium
  • Waco, TX
W 6–0
November 6TexasNo. 4
  • Waco Stadium
  • Waco, TX
L 6–9
November 13at SMUNo. 13L 7–13
November 20Loyola (CA)Beaumont, TXW 27–13
November 27at RiceL 7–13
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

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