American Football Database
American Football Database
1952 Baylor Bears football
ConferenceSouthwest Conference
1952 record4–4–2 (1–3–2 SWC)
Head coachGeorge Sauer (3rd season)
Home stadiumBaylor Stadium
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Template:1952 Southwest Conference football standings The 1952 Baylor Bears football team represented Baylor University in the 1952 college football season. They finished with a 4-4-2 record and placed fifth in the Southwest Conference for the year. Four players – Jack Sisco (Center), Robert Knowles (Tackle), Bill Athey (Guard) and Jerry Coody (Back) – were selected as All-Conference players.[1]


September 20Wake Forest*W 17–14
October 4Washington State*
  • Baylor Stadium
  • Waco, Texas
W 31–7
October 11vs. ArkansasL 17–20
October 18at Texas Tech*W 21–1015,500
October 25[[{{{school}}}|Texas A&M]]dagger
W 21–20
November 1at TCUT 20–20
November 8No. 13 Texas
  • Baylor Stadium
  • Waco, Texas
L 33–35
November 15at Houston*L 6–28
November 22at SMU
T 7–7
November 29Rice
  • Baylor Stadium
  • Waco, Texas
L 14–20
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game


  1. Baylor University, "The Round Up 1953" yearbook via the Baylor University Libraries Digital Collections. Accessed April 29, 2013.