American Football Database
1948 TCU Horned Frogs football
ConferenceSouthwest Conference
1948 record4–5–1 (1–4–1 SWC)
Head coachDutch Meyer (15th season)
Home stadiumAmon G. Carter Stadium
(Capacity: 30,500)
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Template:1948 Southwest Conference football standings The 1948 TCU Horned Frogs football team represented Texas Christian University (TCU) in the 1948 college football season. The Horned Frogs finished the season 4–5–1 overall and 1–4–1 in the Southwest Conference. The team was coached by Dutch Meyer in his fifteenth year as head coach. The Frogs played their home games in Amon G. Carter Stadium, which is located on campus in Fort Worth, Texas.


September 18at Kansas*W 14–13
September 25at Oklahoma A&M*W 21–14
October 2ArkansasL 14–27
October 9at No. 17 Indiana*
W 7–6
October 16at Texas A&MW 27–14
October 23No. 18 Oklahoma*
  • Amon G. Carter Stadium
  • Fort Worth, TX
L 18–21
October 30No. 20 Baylor
  • Amon G. Carter Stadium
  • Fort Worth, TX (rivalry)
L 3–6
November 13Texas
  • Amon G. Carter Stadium
  • Fort Worth, TX (rivalry)
L 7–14
November 20at RiceL 7–21
November 27at No. 8 SMUT 7–7
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game