1945 Georgia Bulldogs football team

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1945 Georgia Bulldogs football
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Oil Bowl Champions[1]
Oil Bowl, W 20–6 vs. Tulsa
Conference Southeastern Conference
Ranking
AP No. 18
1945 record 9–2 (4–2 SEC)
Head coach Wally Butts
Home stadium Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1944 1946 »
1945 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#2 Alabama $ 6 0 0     10 0 0
#14 Tennessee 3 1 0     8 1 0
#15 LSU 5 2 0     7 2 0
#18 Georgia 4 2 0     9 2 0
Ole Miss 3 3 0     4 5 0
Georgia Tech 2 2 0     4 6 0
Mississippi State 2 3 0     6 3 0
Auburn 2 3 0     5 5 0
Vanderbilt 2 4 0     3 6 0
Florida 1 3 1     4 5 1
Tulane 1 3 1     2 6 1
Kentucky 0 5 0     2 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1945 Georgia Bulldogs football team represented the Georgia Bulldogs of the University of Georgia during the 1945 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 22 Murray State* Sanford StadiumAthens, GA W 49–0  
September 29 Clemson* Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA W 20–0  
October 5 at Miami* Burdine StadiumMiami, FL W 27–21  
October 13 at Kentucky McLean StadiumLexington, KY W 48–6  
October 20 LSUdagger No. 12 Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA L 0–32  
October 27 at No. 6 Alabama Legion FieldBirmingham, AL L 14–28  
November 3 at Chattanooga* Chamberlain FieldChattanooga, TN W 34–7  
November 10 vs. Florida Fairfield StadiumJacksonville, FL (Rivalry) W 34–0  
November 17 vs. Auburn Memorial StadiumColumbus, GA (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) W 35–0  
December 1 at Georgia Tech No. 18 Grant FieldAtlanta, GA (Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate) W 33–0  
January 1, 1946 vs. No. 17 Tulsa* No. 18 Rice FieldHouston, TX (Oil Bowl) W 20–6  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.
  • Source: GeorgiaDogs.com: 1945 football schedule[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Trippi stars as Georgia beats Tulsa in Oil Bowl". St. Petersburg Times. Google News Archives. UP. January 2, 1946. Retrieved December 15, 2012. 
  2. ^ "1945 Football Schedule". GeorgiaDogs.com. Retrieved December 15, 2012.