1945 Clemson Tigers football team

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1945 Clemson Tigers football
Conference Southern Conference
1945 record 6–3–1 (2–1–1 SoCon)
Head coach Frank Howard (6th year)
Captain Ralph Jenkins
Home stadium Memorial Stadium
Seasons
« 1944 1946 »
1945 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#13 Duke $ 4 0 0     6 2 0
#19 Wake Forest 4 1 1     5 3 1
William & Mary 4 2 0     6 3 0
Clemson 2 1 1     6 3 1
Maryland 3 2 0     6 2 1
VMI 3 2 0     5 4 0
North Carolina 2 2 0     5 4 0
NC State 2 4 0     3 6 0
VPI 2 5 0     2 6 0
South Carolina 0 3 2     2 4 3
Richmond 0 4 0     2 6 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1945 Clemson Tigers football team represented Clemson College during the 1945 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 22* Presbyterian Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 76–0
September 29* at Georgia Sanford StadiumAthens, GA L 0–20
October 6 at NC State Riddick StadiumRaleigh, NC (Textile Bowl) W 13–0
October 13 Pensacola Naval Air Station Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 7–6
October 19 at South Carolina Carolina StadiumColumbia, SC (Big Thursday) T 0–0
November 2* at Miami (FL) Burdine StadiumMiami, FL L 6–7
November 10 VPI Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 35–0
November 17* at Tulane Tulane StadiumNew Orleans, LA W 47–20
November 24* at Georgia Tech Grant FieldAtlanta, GA (Clemson – Georgia Tech rivalry) W 21–7
December 1 Wake Forest #16 Memorial StadiumClemson, SC L 6–13
*Non-Conference Game. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.