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1990 SMU Mustangs football
Conference Southwest Conference
1990 record 1–10 (0–8 SWC)
Head coach Forrest Gregg (2nd year)
Home stadium Ownby Stadium (c. 23,783)
Seasons
« 1989 1991 »
1990 Southwest Conference football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#12 Texas 8 0 0     10 2 0
#10 Houston 7 1 0     10 1 0
#15 Texas A&M 5 2 1     9 3 1
Baylor 5 2 1     6 4 1
Rice 3 5 0     5 6 0
TCU 3 5 0     5 6 0
Texas Tech 3 5 0     4 7 0
Arkansas 1 7 0     3 8 0
SMU 0 8 0     1 10 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1990 Southern Methodist University Mustangs football team represented the Southern Methodist University in the 1990 college football season. SMU opened with a 44-7 win over Vanderbilt, but struggled the remainder of the season still recovering from the Death penalty. The Mustangs offense scored 197 points while the defense allowed 426 points. Forrest Gregg, who was retiring after the season, was carried off the field following a loss to Arkansas in the final game.[1]

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 8Vanderbilt*W 44–718,700
September 15at Tulane*L 7–4320,434
September 29TCU
  • Ownby Stadium
  • University Park, TX
L 21–4220,100
October 6at North Texas*L 7–1422,750
October 13at BaylorL 17–5230,134
October 20No. 9 Houston
  • Ownby Stadium
  • University Park, TX
L 17–4423,250
October 27at No. 13 TexasL 3–5265,128
November 3Texas A&M
  • Ownby Stadium
  • University Park, TX
L 17–3823,783
November 10at RiceL 28–3017,900
November 17at Texas TechL 7–6231,355
November 24Arkansas
  • Ownby Stadium
  • University Park, Texas
L 29–4217,100
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

References Edit

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