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1949 Football Results

Gopher Football 1949 Season

  • Head Coach: Bernie Bierman (15th season)
  • Overall Record: 7 - 2
  • Conference Record: 4 - 2

1949 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
09/24/1949 Washington (3-7) W 48-20
10/01/1949 @ Nebraska (4-5) W 28-6
10/08/1949 Northwestern (4-5) W 21-7
10/15/1949 @ Ohio State (7-1-2) W 27-0
10/22/1949 @ Michigan (6-2-1) L 7-14
10/29/1949 Homecoming
Purdue (4-5)
L 7-13
11/05/1949 Iowa (4-5) W 55-7
11/12/1949 @ Pittsburgh (6-3) W 24-7
11/19/1949 Wisconsin (5-3-1) W 14-6

1949 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Ohio State 4-1-1 7-1-2
Michigan 4-1-1 6-2-1
Minnesota 4-2-0 7-2-0
Wisconsin 3-2-1 5-3-1
Illinois 3-3-1 3-4-2
Iowa 3-3-0 4-5-0
Northwestern 3-4-0 4-5-0
Purdue 2-4-0 4-5-0
Indiana 0-6-0 1-8-0

1949 Final AP Poll

RK TEAM RECORD
1 Notre Dame 10-0-0
2 Oklahoma 11-0-0
3 California 10-1-0
4 Army 9-0-0
5 Rice 10-1-0
6 Ohio State 7-1-2
7 Michigan 6-2-1
8 Minnesota 7-2-0
9 Louisiana State 8-3-0
10 Pacific (CA) 10-0-0
11 Kentucky 9-3-0
12 Cornell 8-1-0
13 Villanova 8-1-0
14 Maryland 9-1-0
15 Santa Clara 8-2-1
16 North Carolina 7-4-0
17 Tennessee 7-2-1
18 Princeton 6-3-0
19 Michigan State 6-3-0
20 Missouri 7-4-0
20 Baylor 8-2-0

1949 Big Ten Bowl Results

Rose Bowl - 01/02/1950
Ohio State 17, California 14

1949 Other Bowl Results

Orange Bowl - 01/02/1950
Santa Clara 21, Kentucky 13
Sugar Bowl - 01/02/1950
Oklahoma 35, Louisiana State 0
Cotton Bowl - 01/02/1950
Rice 27, North Carolina 13
Sun Bowl - 01/02/1950
Texas-El Paso 33, Georgetown 20
Gator Bowl - 01/02/1950
Maryland 20, Missouri 7
Tangerine Bowl - 01/02/1950
St. Vincent 7, Emory & Henry 6
Raisin Bowl - 12/31/1949
San Jose State 20, Texas Tech 13
Salad Bowl - 01/01/1950
Xavier (OH) 33, Arizona State 21