1968 Missouri Tigers football team

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1968 Missouri Tigers football
Gator Bowl Champions
Gator Bowl, W 35–10 vs. Alabama
Conference Big Eight Conference
Ranking
Coaches #17
AP #9
1968 record 8–3 (5–2 Big 8)
Head coach Dan Devine
Captain Carl Garber
Home stadium Memorial Stadium
Seasons
« 1967 1969 »
1968 Big 8 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#7 Kansas § 6 1 0     9 2 0
#11 Oklahoma § 6 1 0     7 4 0
#9 Missouri 5 2 0     8 3 0
Nebraska 3 4 0     6 4 0
Colorado 3 4 0     4 6 0
Kansas State 2 5 0     4 6 0
Oklahoma State 2 5 0     3 7 0
Iowa State 1 6 0     3 7 0
§ – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1968 Missouri Tigers football team represented the University of Missouri during the 1968 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 21 at Kentucky* Commonwealth StadiumLexington, KY L 6–12    
September 28 at Illinois* Memorial StadiumChampaign, IL (Rivalry) W 44–0    
October 5 Army* Memorial StadiumColumbia, MO W 7–3    
October 12 Colorado Memorial Stadium • Columbia, MO W 27–14    
October 19 at #13 Nebraska #20 Memorial StadiumLincoln, NE (Missouri–Nebraska Bell) W 16–14    
October 26 at Kansas State #14 KSU StadiumManhattan, KS W 56–20    
November 2 Oklahoma State #10 Memorial Stadium • Columbia, MO W 42–7    
November 9 Iowa Statedagger Memorial Stadium • Columbia, MO (Telephone Trophy) W 42–7    
November 16 at Oklahoma #6 Oklahoma Memorial StadiumNorman, OK L 14–28    
November 23 #7 Kansas #13 Memorial Stadium • Columbia, MO (Border War) L 19–21    
December 28 vs. #12 Alabama* #16 Gator Bowl StadiumJacksonville, FL (Gator Bowl) W 35–10   68,011
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

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Game notes[edit]

Gator Bowl[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Missouri 7 7 0 21 35
Alabama 0 7 0 3 10

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 2011 Missouri football record book.
  2. ^ My Favorite Bowl Games. Retrieved 02-May-2012.