Austin Kangaroos

Overall record: 5-5 - Conference: 1-2
All times Eastern   (* Conference; • In-region)
9/6 vs. Rhodes L, 34-13 BX P P
9/13 at East Texas Baptist L, 43-27 BX
9/20 vs. Occidental W, 21-12 BX RC RC
9/27 vs. Howard Payne W, 19-16 BX
10/4 at Southwestern W, 20-13 BX P
10/18 at Southwestern Assemblies W, 27-20 BX P
10/25 at Hendrix L, 38-28 BX
11/1 vs. Southwestern * • W, 47-29 BX RC P P
11/8 vs. Texas Lutheran * • L, 36-24 BX RC
11/15 at Trinity (Texas) * • L, 41-0 BX P
Overall record: 5-5 - Conference: 1-2
All times Eastern   (* Conference; • In-region)
11/1 vs. Southwestern * • W, 47-29 BX RC P P
11/8 vs. Texas Lutheran * • L, 36-24 BX RC
11/15 at Trinity (Texas) * • L, 41-0 BX P
Texas Lutheran 3-0 9-2
Trinity (Texas) 2-1 4-6
Austin 1-2 5-5
Southwestern 0-3 1-8

Past Records

2016 (0-0, 0-0 SCAC)
2015 (5-5, 1-2 SCAC)
2014 (5-5, 1-2 SCAC)
2013 (5-5, 2-1 SCAC)
2012 (2-8, 0-0 IND)
2011 (0-10, 0-6 SCAC)
2010 (4-5, 2-4 SCAC)
2009 (4-5, 2-4 SCAC)
2008 (5-5, 3-4 SCAC)
2007 (4-6, 2-5 SCAC)
2006 (4-6, 2-4 SCAC)
2005 (1-9, 1-8 SCAC)
2004 (3-7, 3-6 SCAC)
2003 (3-7, 3-6 SCAC)
2002 (4-6, 4-5 SCAC)
2001 (3-6, 3-5 SCAC)
2000 (7-3, 6-3 SCAC)
1999 (3-7, 2-5 SCAC)

Team Quick Facts



Coach: Loren Dawson (Arizona State '93)
Conference: SCAC
Enrollment: 1249
Location: Sherman, TX
Colors: Crimson, Gold
Stadium: Jerry E. Apple (2500)
Surface: Grass

News Releases

October 4, 2016
Rusher's collegiate rise began humbly
Running back Aurren Cooksey was a high school star who ended up on Louisiana College's JV roster....
September 20, 2016
Trinity roaring toward the national stage
As a player on the 2002 Stagg Bowl team, current Trinity coach Jerheme Urban knows what life is like...
September 15, 2016
The playcaller and the playwright
A theatre professor spent two seasons behind the scenes with the UW-Oshkosh coaching staff and...
September 13, 2016
Berry rusher channels confidence on record day
Running back Austin Lowe is helping to propel a Berry offense that just set a school record for...
September 10, 2016
Austin College Holds Off Howard Payne 19-17
SHERMAN, Texas – The Austin College football team raced out to a big lead early and held off a...
November 18, 2015
SAA welcomes Austin, Trinity back in for football
Four years ago, seven schools broke away from the SCAC to form their own conference. Now that...
October 7, 2015
Ross on the run for 'Roos
Madison Ross, a first-team Academic All-American at Austin College, is having an All-American...
September 21, 2015
Austin College's Ross, Bouchez Named SCAC Players of the Week
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – Austin College football players Madison Ross and Ben Bouchez have been...
September 19, 2015
Ross, Defense Lead Austin College to Rout of Whittier
Madison Ross rushed for a career-best 207 yards and the Austin College defense returned three...
September 17, 2015
AC's Woodyard Featured in Sports Illustrated's Faces in the Crowd
After piling up nearly 400 yards of total offense and four touchdowns in his first collegiate start...
September 5, 2015
Austin College Offense Erupts in 55-41 Victory
SHERMAN, Texas - The Austin College football piled up 605 yards of total offense and pulled away in...
July 28, 2015
Austin College Enters Transition Season in 2015
The 2015 campaign will see plenty of transition for the Austin College football team, as head coach...
March 9, 2015
Austin College Named Silva Defensive Coordinator, adds Manning to Staff
SHERMAN, Texas – The Austin College football program has promoted assistant coach Mike Silva...
November 5, 2014
Austin College progressing at its own pace
The progress of the Austin College football team is pretty easy to see, whether on the field or on...
November 5, 2014
Austin College Ready for SCAC Title Showdown with TLU
Four years after finishing 0-10, the 'Roo football seniors head into their Senior Day with a shot at...
November 1, 2014
Rushing Attack Powers Austin College Past Southwestern
Madison Ross rushed for 189 yards and Bryce Murphy added 111 as the Austin College football team...
October 8, 2014
Austin College Looking to Carry Momentum into Second Half of 2014
With three straight wins and numerous conference and national accolades, the 'Roo football team is...
October 4, 2014
Austin College Holds Off Southwestern for Third Straight Win
The Austin College football team held off Southwestern for a 20-13 victory on Saturday, giving the...
September 27, 2014
Defense Lifts Austin College to Late Victory over Howard Payne
For the second straight week, the ‘Roos used three second half interceptions and a blocked...
September 20, 2014
Big Third Quarter Propels Austin College Past Occidental
After trailing 12-7 early in the third quarter, the Austin College football team used an 83-yard...
November 16, 2013
Austin College Tops Trinity for First Time Since 1993
The Austin College football team capped off the 2013 season with a dominant 35-7 win over Southern...
October 26, 2013
Offensive Explosion Carries Austin College Past Hendrix 45-38
The Austin College football team gained 569 yards of total offense, including 344 rushing yards, and...
October 19, 2013
Ground Game Propels Austin College Past SAGU
The Austin College football team picked up its second straight home victory with a 27-17 win over...
October 5, 2013
Austin College Runs Past Southwestern in 31-0 Victory
Led by a career day from senior running back James Nwankpah, the Austin College football team piled...
September 14, 2013
East Texas Baptist Tops Austin College 52-34 in Offensive Shootout
The Austin College and East Texas Baptist University football teams combined for more than 1,000...
August 21, 2013
2013 Austin College Football Season Preview
The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference landscape will have a different look in the 2013...
January 31, 2013
Austin College Alumnus Set to Referee Super Bowl XLVII
Former Austin College football player and 1997 Athletics Hall of Honor inductee Byron Boston has...
September 29, 2012
'Roo Football Falls to No. 13 Birmingham-Southern
Austin College piled up a season high 370 yards of total offense but it wasn't enough to overcome...
September 8, 2012
Big Second Half for ETBU Drops 'Roo Football
For the second straight week the Austin College football team held a halftime lead but came up...
September 1, 2012
TLU Scores 35 Unanswered to Top Austin College
Austin College took a 16-3 lead early in the second quarter, but visiting Texas Lutheran University...
February 16, 2012
Texas Lutheran leaving ASC
The Bulldogs will head to the slimmed-down SCAC in time for the 2013 football season, which will...
December 13, 2011
UAA teams splitting into conferences
The four teams playing football in the UAA are splitting and joining two conferences, which will...
October 20, 2011
SCAC's last gasp is one for the history books
The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference is splitting up after this season, and both new...
June 9, 2011
Analysis: After the SCAC shuffle
Where does the conference and the South Region go from here? Around the Nation columnist Keith...
June 7, 2011
Seven break away from SCAC
The geographic footprint of the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference was so big DePauw decided to...
March 24, 2009
Colorado College drops sport
Colorado College became the third Division III school to drop football this offseason, making the...
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