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1958 Football Results

Gopher Football 1958 Season

  • Head Coach: Murray Warmath (5th season)
  • Overall Record: 1 - 8
  • Conference Record: 1 - 6

1958 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
09/27/1958 @ Washington (3-7) L 21-24
10/04/1958 Pittsburgh (5-4-1) L 7-13
10/11/1958 Northwestern (5-4) L 3-7
10/18/1958 Homecoming
Illinois (4-5)
L 8-20
10/25/1958 @ Michigan (2-6-1) L 19-20
11/01/1958 @ Indiana (5-3-1) L 0-6
11/08/1958 Iowa (8-1-1) L 6-28
11/15/1958 Michigan State (3-5-1) W 39-12
11/22/1958 @ Wisconsin (7-1-1) L 12-27

1958 Big Ten Standings

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

1958 Final AP Poll

RK TEAM RECORD
1 Louisiana State 11-0-0
2 Iowa 8-1-1
3 Army 8-0-1
4 Auburn 9-0-1
5 Oklahoma 10-1-0
6 Air Force 9-0-2
7 Wisconsin 7-1-1
8 Ohio State 6-1-2
9 Syracuse 8-2-0
10 Texas Christian 8-2-1
11 Mississippi 9-2-0
12 Clemson 8-3-0
13 Purdue 6-1-2
14 Florida 6-4-1
15 South Carolina 7-3-0
16 California 7-4-0
17 Notre Dame 6-4-0
18 Southern Methodist 6-4-0
19 Oklahoma State 8-3-0
20 Rutgers 8-1-0

1958 Final United Press Poll

RK TEAM RECORD
1 Louisiana State 11-0-0
2 Iowa 8-1-1
3 Army 8-0-1
4 Auburn 9-0-1
5 Oklahoma 10-1-0
6 Wisconsin 7-1-1
7 Ohio State 6-1-2
8 Air Force 9-0-2
9 Texas Christian 8-2-1
10 Syracuse 8-2-0
11 Purdue 6-1-2
12 Mississippi 9-2-0
13 Clemson 8-3-0
14 Notre Dame 6-4-0
15 Florida 6-4-1
16 California 7-4-0
17 Northwestern 5-4-0
18 Southern Methodist 6-4-0

1958 Big Ten Bowl Results

Rose Bowl - 01/01/1959
Iowa 38, California 12

1958 Other Bowl Results

Orange Bowl - 01/01/1959
Oklahoma 21, Syracuse 6
Sugar Bowl - 01/01/1959
Louisiana State 7, Clemson 0
Cotton Bowl - 01/01/1959
Air Force 0, Texas Christian 0
Sun Bowl - 12/31/1958
Wyoming 14, Hardin-Simmons 6
Gator Bowl - 12/27/1958
Mississippi 7, Florida 3
Tangerine Bowl - 12/27/1958
East Texas State 26, Missouri Valley 7
Bluegrass Bowl - 12/13/1958
Oklahoma State 15, Florida State 6