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1950 Football Results

Gopher Football 1950 Season

  • Head Coach: Bernie Bierman (16th season)
  • Overall Record: 1 - 7 - 1
  • Conference Record: 1 - 4 - 1

1950 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
09/30/1950 @ Washington (8-2) L 13-28
10/07/1950 Nebraska (6-2-1) L 26-32
10/14/1950 @ Northwestern (6-3) L 6-13
10/21/1950 Ohio State (6-3) L 0-48
10/28/1950 Michigan (6-3-1) T 7-7
11/04/1950 Homecoming
Iowa (3-5-1)
L 0-13
11/11/1950 @ Michigan State (8-1) L 0-27
11/18/1950 Purdue (2-7) W 27-14
11/25/1950 @ Wisconsin (6-3) L 0-14

1950 Big Ten Standings

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

1950 Final AP Poll

RK TEAM RECORD
1 Oklahoma 10-1-0
2 Army 8-1-0
3 Texas 9-2-0
4 Tennessee 11-1-0
5 California 9-1-1
6 Princeton 9-0-0
7 Kentucky 11-1-0
8 Michigan State 8-1-0
9 Michigan 6-3-1
10 Clemson 9-0-1
11 Washington 8-2-0
12 Wyoming 10-0-0
13 Illinois 7-2-0
14 Ohio State 6-3-0
15 Miami (FL) 9-1-0
16 Alabama 9-2-0
17 Nebraska 6-2-1
18 Washington & Lee 8-3-0
19 Tulsa 9-1-1
20 Tulane 6-2-1

1950 Final United Press Poll

RK TEAM RECORD
1 Oklahoma 10-1-0
2 Texas 9-2-0
3 Tennessee 11-1-0
4 California 9-1-1
5 Army 8-1-0
6 Michigan 6-3-1
7 Kentucky 11-1-0
8 Princeton 9-0-0
9 Michigan State 8-1-0
10 Ohio State 6-3-0
11 Illinois 7-2-0
12 Clemson 9-0-1
13 Miami (FL) 9-1-0
14 Wyoming 10-0-0
15 Baylor 7-3-0
15 Washington 8-2-0
17 Alabama 9-2-0
18 Washington & Lee 8-3-0
19 Navy 3-6-0
20 Wisconsin 6-3-0
20 Cornell 7-2-0
20 Nebraska 6-2-1

1950 Big Ten Bowl Results

Rose Bowl - 01/01/1951
Michigan 14, California 6

1950 Other Bowl Results

Orange Bowl - 01/01/1951
Clemson 15, Miami (FL) 14
Sugar Bowl - 01/01/1951
Kentucky 13, Oklahoma 7
Cotton Bowl - 01/01/1951
Tennessee 20, Texas 14
Sun Bowl - 01/01/1951
West Texas A&M 14, Cincinnati 13
Gator Bowl - 01/01/1951
Wyoming 20, Washington & Lee 7
Tangerine Bowl - 01/01/1951
Morris Harvey 35, Emory & Henry 14
Presidential Cup - 12/09/1950
Texas A&M 40, Georgia 20
Salad Bowl - 01/01/1951
Miami (OH) 34, Arizona State 21