1964 Arkansas Razorbacks football

FWAA national champion
Southwest Conference champion

Cotton Bowl Classic, W 10–7 vs. Nebraska

Conference
Southwest Conference

Ranking

Coaches
No. 2

AP
No. 2

1964 record
11–0 (7–0 SWC)

Head coach
Frank Broyles (7th year)

Home stadium
Razorback Stadium
War Memorial Stadium

Seasons

« 1963
1965 »

1964 Southwest Conference football standings

v
t
e

Conf
 
 
Overall

Team
W
 
L
 
T
 
 
W
 
L
 
T

#2 Arkansas $
7

0

0
 
 
11

0

0

#5 Texas
6

1

0
 
 
10

1

0

Baylor
4

3

0
 
 
5

5

0

Texas Tech
3

3

1
 
 
6

4

1

Rice
3

3

1
 
 
4

5

1

TCU
3

4

0
 
 
4

6

0

Texas A&M
1

6

0
 
 
1

9

0

SMU
0

7

0
 
 
1

9

0

$ – Conference champion

Rankings from AP Poll

The 1964 Arkansas Razorbacks football team represented the University of Arkansas in the Southwest Conference (SWC) during the 1964 college football season. In their seventh year under head coach Frank Broyles, the Razorbacks compiled an undefeated 11–0 record (7–0 against SWC opponents), won the SWC championship, and outscored all opponents by a combined total of 231 to 64.[1][2] The Razorbacks were ranked #2 in both the final AP Poll and the final UPI Coaches Poll and were recognized as the national champion based on a poll by the Football Writers Association of America.[3]
Southwest Conference Champions[4]
Arkansas linebacker Ronnie Caveness was selected by the Associated Press, Newspaper Enterprise Association, Football Writers Association of America, Time magazine, and the Sporting News as a first-team player on the 1964 College Football All-America Team. Caveness was later inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame.

Contents

1 Schedule
2 Cotton Bowl Classic
3 National championship
4 References

Schedule[edit]

Date
Opponent#
Rank#
Site
Result

September 19
Oklahoma State*

War Memorial Stadium • Little Rock, AR
W 14–10  

September 26
Tulsa*

Razorback Stadium • Fayetteville, AR
W 31–22  

October 3
at TCU

Amon G. Carter Stadium • Fort Worth, TX
W 29–6  

October 10
Baylor
No. 9
War Memorial Stadium • Little Rock, AR
W 17–6  

October 17