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1997 Baylor Bears football
ConferenceBig 12 Conference
DivisionSouth Division
1997 record2–9 (1–7 Big 12)
Head coachDave Roberts (1st season)
Home stadiumFloyd Casey Stadium
(Capacity: 50,000)
Seasons
← 1996
1998 →
1997 Big 12 football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
North
#2 Nebraska x   8 0         13 0  
#8 Kansas State   7 1         11 1  
#23 Missouri   5 3         7 5  
Colorado   3 5         5 6  
Kansas   3 5         6 5  
Iowa State   1 7         1 10  
South
#20 Texas A&M x   6 2         9 4  
#24 Oklahoma State   5 3         8 4  
Texas Tech*   5 3         6 5  
Texas   2 6         4 7  
Oklahoma   2 6         4 8  
Baylor   1 7         2 9  
Championship: Nebraska 54, Texas A&M 15
*Ineligible for conference championship game and postseason due to a self-imposed postseason ban.
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1997 Baylor Bears football team (variously "Baylor", "BU", or the "Bears") represented Baylor University in the 1997 NCAA Division I-A football season. They were represented in the Big 12 Conference in the South Division. They played their home games at Floyd Casey Stadium in Waco, Texas. They were coached by head coach Dave Roberts.

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
August 302:30 PMNo. 14 Miami (FL)*ABCL 14–4536,750
September 68:00 PMat Fresno State*W 37–3532,266
September 2611:30 AMat No. 8 Michigan*ESPNL 3–38106,041
October 46:00 PMTexas Tech
  • Floyd Casey Stadium
  • Waco, Texas
L 14–3535,275
October 116:00 PMNo. 3 Nebraska
  • Floyd Casey Stadium
  • Waco, Texas
L 21–4938,175
October 1811:30 AMat OklahomaFSNL 23–2468,578
October 251:00 PMat Iowa StateL 17–2434,404
November 11:00 PMTexas
  • Floyd Casey Stadium
  • Waco, Texas
W 23–2142,719
November 81:00 PMat No. 21 Texas A&M
L 10–3864,006
November 151:00 PMat MissouriL 24–4243,825
November 222:30 PMOklahoma State
  • Floyd Casey Stadium
  • Waco, Texas
ABCL 14–2434,794
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Central time
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