The Texas football program dates back to 1893. Each day, we look at a little piece of Longhorn history. We’re starting by looking at each Longhorn football season.
The third season of the Ed Price reign at Texas finished with a second straight Southwest Conference title (technically they tied with Rice, who represented the conference in the Cotton Bowl because a 18-13 win over the Longhorns) and a 7-3 overall record.
Texas continued to own the Aggies, beating them 21-12 to end the season.
The biggest win of the season came when Texas hosted No. 3-ranked Baylor in early November and edged them out 21-20 at him. Texas finished No. 11 in the final rankings.
The 1953 team began a four-year bowl game hiatus for the Longhorns.
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