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Game Seven: Texas A&M

October 25, 1:00 p.m.
Lubbock, Texas

GENERAL INFORMATION
Location: College Station, Texas
Founded: 1876
Enrollment: 43,093
President: Dr. Ray Bowen
Athletic Director: Wally Groff / Texas A&M '64
Conference: Big 12
Nickname: Aggies
School Colors: Maroon & White
Stadium: Kyle Field
Capacity: 70,210
Playing Surface: Grass
First Year of Football: 1894
All-Time Record: 574-370-49

MEDIA INFORMATION
Sports Information Director: Alan Cannon
Office Phone: 409/845-5725
Email Address: acannon@athletics.tamu.edu
Associate SID: Collin Killian
SID Mailing Address: Sports News Office, College Station, TX 77843-1228
SID Fax: 409/845-0564
Press Box Phone: 409/845-4526
Internet Address: http://sports.tamu.edu

COACHING STAFF
Head Coach: R.C. Slocum / McNeese State '67
Record at School: 74-21-2 / 8 years
Career Record: 74-21-2 / 8 years
Football Office Phone: 409/845-3500
Best Time to Reach Coach: Mon-Thurs., 10 a.m.-noon
Assistant Coaches: Ray Dorr / West Virginia Wesleyan '65/ Quarterbacks; Mike Hankwitz / Defensive Coord., Inside LBs / Michigan '70; Tam Hollingshead / SMU '76 / Tight Ends; Bill Johnson / Northwestern State '80 / Defensive Line; Steve Kragthorpe / West Texas A&M '87 / Wide Receivers; Steve Marshall / Louisville '79 / Offensive Coord., Off. Line; Ken Rucker / Carson Newman '76 / Running Backs; Larry Slade / Shepherd College '73 / Defensive Backs; Shawn Slocum / Texas A&M '87 / Outside Linebackers
Athletic Trainer: Karl Kapchinski

1997 OUTLOOK
Basic Offense: Multiple Pro Sets
Basic Defense: 3-4
1996 Record: 6-6
1996 Conference Record/Finish: 4-4 / 3rd Big 12 South
Bowl: none
Final National Ranking: none
Lettermen Returning: 44 (24 off., 16 def., 4 spec.)
Lettermen Lost: 14 (3 off., 10 def., 2 spec.)
Starters Returning: 17 (9 off., 6 def., 2 spec.)
Starters Lost: 7 (2 off., 5 def., 0 spec.)

RETURNING LEADERS
RUSHING             Att  Yds  Avg TDs
Sirr Parker         149  704  4.7   2
D'Andre Hardeman    109  669  6.1  17
PASSING             Comp Att Int  Yds   Pct    TDs
Branndon Stewart    146  299  7  1904   48.8    9
Randy McCown         11   27  1   186   40.7    0
RECEIVING            Rec  Yds  Avg     TDs
Donte Hawkins        32   409  12.8    0
Derrick Spiller      14   194  13.9    0
TACKLES              UT  AT  Tot Int Sacks  TFL
Dat Nguyen           98  48  146 3   1.5    9 / -22
Warrick Holdman      45  28  73  0   2.5    9 / -20
Rich Coady           42  22  64  3   0.5    3 / -5
Series Records
Team Highs      Texas Tech  Texas A&M
Total Offense   431, 1987   522, 1986
Rushing         324, 1967   431, 1978
Passing         279, 1987   285, 1986
Team Lows   Texas Tech  Texas A&M
Total Offense   169, 1993   149, 1983
Rushing           8, 1991    36, 1982
Passing          25, 1983    16, 1974

Individual Highs
Texas Tech Total Offense -- 260 by Billy Joe Tolliver, 1987
Texas A&M Total Offense -- 253 by Edd Hargett, 1967
Texas Tech Rushing -- 198 by Byron Hanspard, 1996
Texas A&M Rushing -- 232 by Darren Lewis, 1990
Texas Tech Passing -- 272 by Billy Joe Tolliver, 1987
Texas A&M Passing -- 252 by Gary Kubiak, 1982

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