1945 Arkansas Razorbacks football team

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1945 Arkansas Razorbacks football
Conference Southwest Conference
1945 record 3–7 (1–5 SWC)
Head coach Glen Rose (2nd year)
Home stadium Razorback Stadium
Seasons
« 1944 1946 »
1945 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#10 Texas $ 5 1 0     10 1 0
SMU 4 2 0     5 6 0
Texas A&M 3 3 0     6 4 0
TCU 3 3 0     5 5 0
Rice 3 3 0     5 6 0
Baylor 2 4 0     5 5 1
Arkansas 1 5 0     3 7 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1945 Arkansas Razorbacks football team represented the University of Arkansas in the Southwest Conference (SWC) during the 1945 college football season. In their second and final year under head coach Glen Rose, the Razorbacks compiled a 3–7 record (1–5 against SWC opponents), finished in last place in the SWC, and were outscored by their opponents by a combined total of 222 to 112.[1][2]

Running back John Hoffman led the team in both rushing and receiving in 1945. He totaled 587 rushing yards on 139 carries (4.2 yard per carry and caught 11 passes for 198 yards. Quarterback Bud Canada completed 24 of 69 passes for 272 yards.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 22, 1945 at Barksdale AFB* Shreveport, LA W 12–6  
September 29, 1945 Oklahoma A&M* Razorback StadiumFayetteville, AR L 14–19  
October 6, 1945 No. 10 TCU Razorback Stadium • Fayetteville, AR W 27–14  
October 13, 1945 at Baylor Waco, TX L 13–23  
October 20, 1945 Texas Little Rock, AR L 7–34  
October 27, 1945 vs. Ole Miss* Crump StadiumMemphis, TN W 19–0  
November 3, 1945 Texas A&M Razorback Stadium • Fayetteville, AR L 0–34  
November 10, 1945 at Rice Rice FieldHouston, TX L 7–26  
November 17, 1945 at SMU Ownby StadiumDallas, TX L 0–21  
November 23, 1945 at No. 17 Tulsa* Skelly FieldTulsa, OK L 13–45  
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Arkansas Yearly Results (1945-1949)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved August 4, 2015. 
  2. ^ "1945 Arkansas Razorbacks Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved August 4, 2015.