1945 Georgia Bulldogs football team

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1945 Georgia Bulldogs football
Oil Bowl champion
Oil Bowl, W 20–6 vs. Tulsa
ConferenceSoutheastern Conference
Ranking
APNo. 18
1945 record9–2 (4–2 SEC)
Head coachWally Butts (7th season)
Home stadiumSanford Stadium
Seasons
← 1944
1946 →
1945 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 2 Alabama $ 6 0 0     10 0 0
No. 14 Tennessee 3 1 0     8 1 0
No. 15 LSU 5 2 0     7 2 0
No. 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]

DateOpponentRankSiteResult
September 22Murray State*W 49–0
September 29Clemson*
  • Sanford Stadium
  • Athens, GA (rivalry)
W 20–0
October 5at Miami (FL)*W 27–21
October 13at KentuckyW 48–6
October 20LSUdaggerNo. 12
  • Sanford Stadium
  • Athens, GA
L 0–32
October 27at No. 6 AlabamaL 14–28
November 3at Chattanooga*W 34–7
November 10vs. FloridaW 34–0
November 17vs. AuburnW 35–0
December 1at Georgia TechNo. 18W 33–0
January 1, 1946vs. No. 17 Tulsa*No. 18W 20–6[1]
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • 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.