1937 Maryland Terrapins football team

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1937 Maryland Terrapins football
SoCon Champions
Conference Southern Conference
1937 record 8–2 (3–0 SoCon)
Head coach Frank Dobson
Home stadium Byrd Stadium (original)
Seasons
← 1936
1938 →
1937 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Maryland $ 2 0 0     8 2 0
North Carolina 4 0 1     7 1 1
Clemson 2 0 1     4 4 1
Duke 5 1 0     7 2 1
VMI 4 2 0     5 5 0
NC State 4 2 1     5 3 1
South Carolina 2 2 1     5 6 1
Washington and Lee 2 3 0     4 5 0
The Citadel 2 3 0     7 4 0
Richmond 2 3 0     5 4 1
Furman 1 2 2     4 3 2
Virginia Tech 2 4 0     5 5 0
William & Mary 1 3 0     4 5 0
Wake Forest 1 4 0     3 6 0
Davidson 1 6 0     2 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1937 Maryland Terrapins football team represented the University of Maryland in National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) college football during the 1937 college football season as a member of the Southern Conference. The highlight of the season was a 13–0 shutout of 17th-ranked Syracuse. In the homecoming game, Charlie Weidinger completed a pass to William Bryant for a 13–7 go-ahead over Florida. The Terrapins' two losses came against Penn and Penn State, the latter being the second game in a rivalry that would bedevil Maryland throughout its entire duration. At the end of the season, Maryland was declared the Southern Conference champions, the team's first major conference title.[1]

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  1. ^ Year-By-Year Results, 2007 Terrapin Football Record Book, University of Maryland, 2007.