|1997 Texas Tech Red Raiders football|
|Conference||Big 12 Conference|
|1997 record||6–5 (5–3 Big 12)|
|Head coach||Spike Dykes (11th season)|
|Home stadium||Clifford B. and Audrey Jones Stadium|
|1997 Big 12 football standings|
|No. 2 Nebraska † xy$||8||–||0||13||–||0|
|No. 8 Kansas State %||7||–||1||11||–||1|
|No. 23 Missouri||5||–||3||7||–||5|
|No. 20 Texas A&M xy||6||–||2||9||–||4|
|No. 24 Oklahoma State||5||–||3||8||–||4|
|Championship: Nebraska 54, Texas A&M 15|
The 1997 Texas Tech Red Raiders football team represented Texas Tech University in the Big 12 Conference (Big 12) during the 1997 NCAA Division I-A football season. In their 11th season under head coach Spike Dykes, the Red Raiders compiled a 6–5 record (5–3 against Big 12 opponents), finished in a tie for second place in Southern Division of the Big 12, and outscored opponents by a combined total of 245 to 217. The team played its home games at Clifford B. and Audrey Jones Stadium in Lubbock, Texas.
|August 30||6:45 PM||at No. 5 Tennessee*||Neyland Stadium • Knoxville, Tennessee||ESPN||L 17–52||106,285|
|September 13||6:30 PM||Louisiana–Lafayette*||Jones Stadium • Lubbock, Texas||W 59–14||35,953|
|September 20||6:30 PM||North Texas*||Jones Stadium • Lubbock, Texas||L 27–30||43,620|
|October 4||6:00 PM||at Baylor||Floyd Casey Stadium • Waco, Texas||W 35–14||35,275|
|October 11||6:30 PM||Kansas||Jones Stadium • Lubbock, Texas||W 17–7||43,012|
|October 18||12:30 PM||at No. 2 Nebraska||Memorial Stadium • Lincoln, Nebraska||L 0–29||75,764|
|October 25||1:00 PM||Texas A&M||Jones Stadium • Lubbock, Texas (Rivalry)||W 16–13||50,513|
|November 1||11:30 AM||Kansas State||Jones Stadium • Lubbock, Texas||FSN||L 2–13||38,322|
|November 8||6:00 PM||at Texas||Darrell K Royal–Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, Texas (Battle for the Chancellor's Spurs)||FSN||W 24–10||76,110|
|November 15||2:00 PM||at Oklahoma State||Lewis Field • Stillwater, Oklahoma||W 27–3||39,400|
|November 22||1:00 PM||Oklahoma||Jones Stadium • Lubbock, Texas||L 21–32||40,013|
|*Non-conference game. Homecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.|
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