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1946 Football Results

Gopher Football 1946 Season

  • Head Coach: Bernie Bierman (12th season)
  • Overall Record: 5 - 4
  • Conference Record: 3 - 4

1946 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
09/28/1946 Nebraska (3-6) W 33-6
10/05/1946 Indiana (6-3) L 0-21
10/12/1946 @ Northwestern (4-4-1) L 7-14
10/19/1946 Wyoming (1-8-1) W 46-0
10/26/1946 @ Ohio State (4-3-2) L 9-39
11/02/1946 Michigan (6-2-1) L 0-21
11/09/1946 Homecoming
Purdue (2-6-1)
W 13-7
11/16/1946 Iowa (5-4) W 16-6
11/23/1946 @ Wisconsin (4-5) W 6-0

1946 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Illinois 6-1-0 8-2-0
Michigan 5-1-1 6-2-1
Indiana 4-2-0 6-3-0
Iowa 3-3-0 5-4-0
Minnesota 3-4-0 5-4-0
Ohio State 2-3-1 4-3-2
Northwestern 2-3-1 4-4-1
Wisconsin 2-5-0 4-5-0
Purdue 0-5-1 2-6-1

1946 Final AP Poll

RK TEAM RECORD
1 Notre Dame 8-0-1
2 Army 9-0-1
3 Georgia 11-0-0
4 UCLA 10-1-0
5 Illinois 8-2-0
6 Michigan 6-2-1
7 Tennessee 9-2-0
8 Louisiana State 9-1-1
9 North Carolina 8-2-1
10 Rice 9-2-0
11 Georgia Tech 9-2-0
12 Yale 7-1-1
13 Pennsylvania 6-2-0
14 Oklahoma 8-3-0
15 Texas 8-2-0
16 Arkansas 6-3-2
17 Tulsa 9-1-0
18 North Carolina State 8-3-0
19 Delaware 9-0-0
20 Indiana 6-3-0

1946 Big Ten Bowl Results

Rose Bowl - 01/01/1947
Illinois 45, UCLA 14

1946 Other Bowl Results

Orange Bowl - 01/01/1947
Rice 8, Tennessee 0
Sugar Bowl - 01/01/1947
Georgia 20, North Carolina 10
Cotton Bowl - 01/01/1947
Arkansas 0, Louisiana State 0
Sun Bowl - 01/01/1947
Cincinnati 18, Virginia Tech 6
Gator Bowl - 01/01/1947
Oklahoma 34, North Carolina State 13
Tangerine Bowl - 01/01/1947
Catawba 31, Maryville (TN) 6
Alamo Bowl - 01/04/1947
Hardin-Simmons 20, Denver 0
Harbor Bowl - 01/01/1947
Montana State 13, New Mexico 13
Oil Bowl - 01/01/1947
Georgia Tech 41, St. Mary's (CA) 19
Raisin Bowl - 01/01/1947
San Jose State 20, Utah State 0