1960 The Citadel Bulldogs football team

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1960 The Citadel Bulldogs football
Citadel Athletics Script.jpg
Tangerine Bowl Champions
Conference Southern Conference
1960 record 8-2-1 (4-2 SoCon)
Head coach Eddie Teague (4th year)
Home stadium Johnson Hagood Stadium
(Capacity: 21,000)[1]
Seasons
« 1959 1961 »
1960 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
VMI 4 1 0     7 2 1
The Citadel 4 2 0     8 2 1
George Washington 4 2 0     5 3 1
Virginia Tech 4 2 0     6 4 0
Furman 2 2 0     5 4 1
Richmond 3 4 1     3 6 1
Davidson 1 3 0     3 5 0
William & Mary 1 5 0     2 8 0
West Virginia 0 2 1     0 8 2
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1960 The Citadel Bulldogs football team represented The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina in the 1960 NCAA football season. The Bulldogs were led by fourth year head coach Eddie Teague and played their home games at Johnson Hagood Stadium. They played as members of the Southern Conference, as they have since 1936. In 1960, The Citadel won in its first and only bowl appearance in the Tangerine Bowl.[2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 17 Newberry* Johnson Hagood StadiumCharleston, SC W 19-0    
September 24 7:00 PM at George Washington Washington-Lee High SchoolArlington, VA L 14-19    
October 1 at Davidson Richardson StadiumDavidson, NC W 21-15    
October 8 Florida State* Johnson Hagood StadiumCharleston, SC T 0-0    
October 15 at Richmond City StadiumRichmond, VA W 24-12    
October 22 at Furman Sirrine StadiumGreenville, SC (Rivalry) W 7-6    
October 29 Presbyterian Johnson Hagood StadiumCharleston, SC W 27-0    
November 5 William & Mary Johnson Hagood StadiumCharleston, SC W 14-0    
November 12 VMIdagger Johnson Hagood StadiumCharleston, SC (Rivalry) L 6-20    
November 19 at Arkansas State* Jonesboro, AR W 22-21    
December 30 8:00 PM vs. Tennessee Tech* Citrus BowlOrlando, FL (Tangerine Bowl) W 27-0   13,000
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. All times are in Eastern Time.

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Game Notes[edit]

Newberry[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
25–4–4 195 CIT 48–0

George Washington[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Bulldogs 0 0 0 14 14
Colonials 6 6 0 7 19
Overall record Last meeting Result
2–6 1958 GW 20–14

[4][5]

Davidson[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
12–18–4 1959 CIT 13–7

Florida State[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
0–2 1959 FSU 6–47

Richmond[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
5–4 1959 CIT 8–7

Furman[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
8–28–3 1959 CIT 18–14

Presbyterian[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
30–9–1 1959 CIT 8–0

William & Mary[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
1–3 1959 CIT 38–13

VMI[edit]

See also: Rivalry
Overall record Last meeting Result
5–13–1 1959 VMI 32–8

Arkansas State[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
First meeting

Tennessee Tech[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Golden Eagles 0 0 0 0 0
Bulldogs 7 0 13 7 27
Overall record Last meeting Result
First meeting

[6][7][8][9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "How Johnson Hagood Stadium Came To Be". citadelsports.com. Retrieved September 10, 2012. 
  2. ^ "1960 Southern Conference Year Summary". College Football at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 2012-06-28. 
  3. ^ "The Citadel Football - 2011 Media Guide". Catalog.e-digitaleditions.com. Retrieved 2011-11-25. 
  4. ^ Ed Campbell (September 24, 1960). "Crippled Bulldogs Meet Colonials". News and Courier (Charleston, SC). p. 2–B. Retrieved December 20, 2013. 
  5. ^ Ed Campbell (September 25, 1960). "George Washington Stops Citadel Bulldogs 19–14". News and Courier (Charleston, SC). p. 1–D. Retrieved December 20, 2013. 
  6. ^ "Tangerine Bowl Set at Orlando Tonight". News and Courier (Charleston, SC). December 30, 1960. p. 1-A. Retrieved February 10, 2013. 
  7. ^ Evan Bussey (December 30, 1960). "Cadets Set For Tangerine Bowl". News and Courier (Charleston, SC). p. 1-C. Retrieved February 10, 2013. 
  8. ^ "The Citadel Wins Tangerine Bowl". News and Courier (Charleston, SC). December 31, 1960. p. 1-A. Retrieved February 10, 2013. 
  9. ^ Evan Bussey (December 31, 1960). News and Courier "Citadel Wins Tangerine Bowl 27-0". Charleston, SC. p. 2-B. Retrieved February 10, 2013.