1937 Kansas State Wildcats football team

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1937 Kansas State Wildcats football
Conference Big Six Conference
1937 record 4–5 (1–4 Big 6)
Head coach Wesley Fry (3rd year)
Home stadium Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1936
1938 →
1937 Big 6 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#11 Nebraska $ 3 0 2     6 1 2
Oklahoma 3 1 1     5 2 2
Kansas 2 1 2     3 4 2
Missouri 2 2 1     3 6 1
Iowa State 1 4 0     3 6 0
Kansas State 1 4 0     4 5 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1937 Kansas State Wildcats football team represented Kansas State University in the 1937 college football season. The team's]head football coach was Wesley Fry, in his third year at the helm of the Wildcats. The Wildcats played their home games in Memorial Stadium.

Led by All-Conference back Elmer Hackney, Kansas State led the Big Six Conference in rushing offense and total offense in 1937. Nevertheless, the team finished the season with a 4-5 record and a 1-4 record in conference play, in a tie for last place. Despite a potent rushing game, the Wildcats scored only 76 points and gave up 84 points.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
10/2/1937 at Boston College* Alumni FieldChestnut Hill, MA L 7-21  
10/9/1937 at Missouri Faurot FieldColumbia, MO L 7-14  
10/16/1937 Marquette* Memorial StadiumManhattan, KS W 13-0  
10/23/1937 at Creighton* Creighton StadiumOmaha, NE W 15-7  
10/29/1937 Oklahomadagger Memorial Stadium • Manhattan, Kansas L 0-19  
11/6/1937 Washburn* Memorial Stadium • Manhattan, KS W 20-7  
11/13/1937 at Kansas Memorial StadiumLawrence, KS (Sunflower Showdown) W 7-0  
11/20/1937 at Iowa State Clyde Williams FieldAmes, IA L 7-13  
11/27/1937 Nebraska Memorial Stadium • Manhattan, KS L 0-3  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP. All times are in Central Time.

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