1946 Clemson Tigers football team

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1946 Clemson Tigers football
Conference Southern Conference
1946 record 4–5 (2–3 SoCon)
Head coach Frank Howard
Captain Chip Clark
Home stadium Memorial Stadium
Seasons
« 1945 1947 »
1946 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#9 North Carolina $ 4 0 1     8 2 1
William & Mary 7 1 0     8 2 0
#18 NC State 6 1 0     8 3 0
South Carolina 4 2 0     5 3 0
Duke 3 2 0     4 5 0
Richmond 3 2 2     6 2 2
VPI 3 3 2     3 4 3
VMI 2 3 1     4 5 1
George Washington 1 1 0     4 3 0
Clemson 2 3 0     4 5 0
Wake Forest 2 3 0     6 3 0
Maryland 2 5 0     3 6 0
Furman 1 4 0     2 8 0
Washington and Lee 1 4 0     2 6 0
The Citadel 1 5 0     3 5 0
Davidson 1 5 0     4 5 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1946 Clemson Tigers football team represented Clemson College during the 1946 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 21* Presbyterian Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 39–0
September 27* at Georgia Sanford StadiumAthens, GA L 12–35
October 5 NC State Memorial StadiumClemson, SC (Textile Bowl) L 7–14
October 12 Wake Forest Groves StadiumWake Forest, NC L 7–19
October 24 at South Carolina Carolina StadiumColumbia, SC (Big Thursday) L 14–26
November 2 VPI Miles StadiumBlacksburg, VA W 14–7
November 9* at Tulane Tulane StadiumNew Orleans, LA L 13–54
November 16 Furman Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 20–6
November 23* vs. Alabama Polytechnic Cramton BowlMontgomery, AL W 21–13
*Non-Conference Game. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.