What happened on this day in Texas Longhorn sports history?
Below is a list of major events in Texas Longhorn sports history that happened on this day. They can have been for current teams, former athletes, or related events. There’s something new every day.
September 27, 1919Football: Howard Payne versus Texas 1919
Texas beats Howard Payne in football 26-0.
September 27, 1924Football: Southwestern versus Texas 1924
Texas beats Southwestern in football 27-0.
September 27, 1931Football: Simmons versus Texas 1931
Texas beats Simmons in football 36-0.
September 27, 1941Football: Texas at Colorado 1941
Texas beats Colorado in football 34-6.
September 27, 1942Ernie Koy, Sr. Makes Final MLB Appearance
Football player turned outfielder Ernie Koy, Sr. plays in his last Major League game, for the Philadelphia Phillies.
September 27, 1947Football: Texas at Oregon 1947
Texas beats Oregon in football 38-13.
September 27, 1952Football: Texas at N. Carolina 1952
#11 Texas beats N. Carolina in football 28-7.
September 27, 1969Football: Texas Tech versus Texas 1969
#4 Texas beats Texas Tech in football 49-7.
September 27, 1974Chris Carter is Born
Safety Chris Carter is born in Tyler, Texas.
September 27, 1975Football: Texas Tech versus Texas 1975
#6 Texas beats Texas Tech in football 42-18.
September 27, 1977Volleyball: Southwest Texas versus Texas 1977
Texas beats Southwest Texas in volleyball 15-4, 15-9, 15-9.
September 27, 1979Volleyball: New Mexico versus Texas 1980
Texas beats New Mexico in volleyball 15-10, 15-6.
September 27, 1979Volleyball: Texas at BYU 1979
BYU beats Texas in volleyball 4-15, 15-11, 9-15.
September 27, 1980Volleyball: Tennessee versus Texas 1980
Texas beats Tennessee in volleyball 15-10, 15-9.
September 27, 1980Volleyball: Texas at San Jose State 1980
Texas beats San Jose State in volleyball 15-11, 15-10.
September 27, 1980Volleyball: Cal-Irvine versus Texas 1980
Texas beats Cal-Irvine in volleyball 16-14, 2-15, 15-9.
September 27, 1980Football: Oregon State versus Texas 1980
#7 Texas beats Oregon State in football 35-0.
September 27, 1985Volleyball: Texas at Stanford 1985
#2 Stanford beats Texas in volleyball 8-15, 14-16, 15-13, 15-5, 16-18.
September 27, 1986Volleyball: UCLA versus Texas 1986
#5 UCLA beats Texas in volleyball 15-17, 13-15, 15-3, 9-15.
September 27, 1987Dave Walters is Born
Olympic swimmer Dave Walters is born in Yorktown, Virginia.« 1 of 2 »
I am adding entries just about every day, so if there’s a piece of Texas Longhorn history that you believe is missing, let me know.
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