American Football Database
1970 TCU Horned Frogs football
ConferenceSouthwest Conference
1970 record4–6–1 (3–4 SWC)
Head coachFred Taylor (4th season)
Home stadiumAmon G. Carter Stadium
(Capacity: 46,083)
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Template:1970 Southwest Conference football standings The 1970 TCU Horned Frogs football team represented Texas Christian University (TCU) in the 1970 college football season. The Horned Frogs finished the season 4–6–1 overall and 3–4 in the Southwest Conference. The team was coached by Fred Taylor, in his fourth and final 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 12Texas–Arlington*W 31–7
September 19at Purdue*L 0–1565,808
September 26at Wisconsin*T 14–1461,538
October 3No. 11 Arkansas
  • Amon G. Carter Stadium
  • Fort Worth, TX
L 14–4939,000
October 10at Oklahoma State*L 20–34
October 17at Texas A&MW 31–15
October 31Baylor
  • Amon G. Carter Stadium
  • Fort Worth, TX (rivalry)
W 24–1721,817
November 7at Texas TechL 14–2240,100
November 132:00 p.m.No. 2 Texas
  • Amon G. Carter Stadium
  • Fort Worth, TX (rivalry)
L 0–5840,179
November 21at RiceL 15–17
November 28SMU
  • Amon G. Carter Stadium
  • Fort Worth, TX (rivalry)
W 26–1717,118
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Central time



1970 TCU Horned Frogs football team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Class
G 76 Morriss, GuyGuy Morriss
Pos. # Name Class
DE 78 Creech, BobBob Creech
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

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