1946 Kentucky Wildcats football team

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1946 Kentucky Wildcats football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1946 record 7–3 (2–3 SEC)
Head coach Bear Bryant (1st season)
Captain Phil Cutchin
Home stadium McLean Stadium
Seasons
← 1945
1947 →
1946 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 3 Georgia + 5 0 0     11 0 0
No. 7 Tennessee + 5 0 0     9 2 0
No. 8 LSU 5 1 0     9 1 1
No. 11 Georgia Tech 4 2 0     9 2 0
Mississippi State 3 2 0     8 2 0
Alabama 4 3 0     7 4 0
Vanderbilt 3 4 0     5 4 0
Kentucky 2 3 0     7 3 0
Tulane 2 4 0     3 7 0
Auburn 1 5 0     4 6 0
Ole Miss 1 6 0     2 7 0
Florida 0 5 0     0 9 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1946 Kentucky Wildcats football team represented the University of Kentucky in the 1946 college football season. The Wildcats' were led by head coach Bear Bryant in his first season and finished the season with a record of seven wins and three losses (7–3 overall, 2–3 in the SEC).

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 21 Ole Miss McLean StadiumLexington, KY W 20–7  
September 28 at Cincinnati* Nippert StadiumCincinnati, OH W 26–7  
October 5 Xavier* McLean Stadium • Lexington, KY W 70–0  
October 11 at No. 8 Georgia No. 19 Sanford StadiumAthens, GA L 13–28  
October 19 Vanderbilt McLean Stadium • Lexington, KY (Rivalry) W 10–7  
October 26 at No. 11 Alabama Cramton BowlMontgomery, AL L 7–21  
November 2 Michigan State* McLean Stadium • Lexington, KY W 39–14  
November 9 at Marquette* Marquette StadiumMilwaukee, WI W 35–0  
November 16 West Virginia* McLean Stadium • Lexington, KY W 13–0  
November 23 at No. 7 Tennessee Shields-Watkins FieldKnoxville, TN (Rivalry) L 0–7  
*Non-conference game.
  • Source: 1946 Kentucky football schedule[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1946 Kentucky Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 16, 2015.