1971 Baylor Bears football
ConferenceSouthwest Conference
1971 record1–9 (0–7 SWC)
Head coachBill Beall (3rd season)
Home stadiumBaylor Stadium
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Template:1971 Southwest Conference football standings

The 1971 Baylor Bears football team represented the Baylor University in the 1971 college football season. The Bears offense scored 74 points, while the Bears defense allowed 236 points. In the Battle of the Brazos, Texas A&M beat the Bears by a score of 10–9.


September 18at Kansas*L 0–2236,362
September 25Indiana*W 10–027,500
October 1at Miami (FL)*L 15–4126,876
October 9No. 17 Arkansas
  • Baylor Stadium
  • Waco, Texas
L 7–3533,000
October 23at Texas A&ML 9–1028,662
October 30TCUdagger
  • Baylor Stadium
  • Waco, Texas
L 27–3430,000
November 6at No. 15 TexasL 0–2458,000
November 13at Texas TechL 0–2732,169
November 20SMU
  • Baylor Stadium
  • Waco, Texas
L 6–2025,000
November 27at RiceL 0–2315,000
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game


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