1948 Kansas State Wildcats football team

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1948 Kansas State Wildcats football
Conference Big Seven Conference
1948 record 1–9 (0–6 Big 7)
Head coach Ralph Graham
Home stadium Memorial Stadium
Seasons
« 1947 1949 »
1948 Big 7 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#5 Oklahoma 5 0 0     10 1 0
Missouri 5 1 0     8 3 0
Kansas 4 2 0     7 3 0
Colorado 2 3 0     3 6 0
Iowa State 2 4 0     4 6 0
Nebraska 2 4 0     2 8 0
Kansas State 0 6 0     1 9 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1948 Kansas State Wildcats football team represented Kansas State University in the college football season of 1948. Ralph Graham served his first year as the team's head coach. The Wildcats played their home games in Memorial Stadium. The Wildcats finished the season with a 1–9 record with a 0–6 record in conference play. They finished in last place in the Big 7. The Wildcats scored 78 points and gave up 323 points.[1]

The victory against Arkansas State ended an NCAA-record 28-game losing streak.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
9/25/1948 at Illinois* Memorial StadiumChampaign, IL L 0–40   19,593
10/2/1948 Iowa State Memorial StadiumManhattan, KS L 0–20   14,777
10/9/1948 Arkansas State* Memorial Stadium • Manhattan, KS W 27–6    
10/16/1948 at Oklahoma Oklahoma Memorial StadiumNorman, OK L 0–42    
10/23/1948 at Colorado Folsom FieldBoulder, CO L 7–51   19,518
10/30/1948 Missouridagger Memorial Stadium • Manhattan, KS L 7–49   15,000
11/6/1948 at Nebraska Memorial StadiumLincoln, NE L 0–32   36,000
11/13/1948 Kansas Memorial Stadium • Manhattan, KS (Sunflower Showdown) L 14–20   18,000
11/20/1948 at Oklahoma A&M* Lewis FieldStillwater, OK L 6–42    
11/25/1948 at Saint Louis* Sportsman's ParkSt. Louis, MO L 7–21   8,237
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP. All times are in Central Time.

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