1944 William & Mary Indians football team

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1944 William & Mary Indians football
Conference Southern Conference
1944 record 5–2–1 (3–1–1 SoCon)
Head coach Rube McCray (1st year)
Home stadium Cary Field
Seasons
« 1942 1945 »
1944 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#11 Duke $ 4 0 0     6 4 0
Wake Forest 6 1 0     8 1 0
Clemson 3 1 0     4 5 0
NC State 3 1 0     7 2 0
William & Mary 2 1 1     5 2 1
Maryland 1 1 0     1 7 1
South Carolina 1 3 0     3 4 2
VMI 1 5 0     1 8 0
North Carolina 0 3 1     1 7 1
Richmond 0 4 0     2 6 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1944 William & Mary Indians football team represented William & Mary during the 1944 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 30 Fort Monroe* Cary FieldWilliamsburg, Virginia W 46–0  
October 7 vs. Hampden–Sydney City StadiumRichmond, Virginia W 38–0  
October 14 at No. 9 Penn* Franklin FieldPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania L 0–46  
October 21 Richmond AB* Cary FieldWilliamsburg, Virginia W 39–0  
October 28 vs. NC State Foreman FieldNorfolk, Virginia L 2–19  
November 11 at North Carolina Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, North Carolina T 0–0  
November 18 vs. VMI Portsmouth, Virginia (Rivalry) W 26–0  
November 30 at Richmond City StadiumRichmond, Virginia (I-64 Bowl) W 40–0  
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from Associated Press.

NFL Draft selections[edit]

= NFL Hall of Fame = Canadian Football Hall of Fame = College Football Hall of Fame
NFL Draft Selections 
# Year Round Pick Overall Name Team Position
8 1945 25 4 256 Bill Iancelli Boston Yanks End
9 1945 29 8 304 Forkovitch, NickNick Forkovitch Chicago Bears Back