1947 The Citadel Bulldogs football team

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1947 The Citadel Bulldogs football
Conference Southern Conference
1947 record 3–5 (1–4 SoCon)
Head coach J. Quinn Decker (2nd year)
Home stadium Johnson Hagood Stadium
Seasons
« 1946 1948 »
1947 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#14 William & Mary 7 1 0     9 2 0
#9 North Carolina 4 1 0     8 2 0
South Carolina 4 1 1     6 2 1
#19 Duke 3 1 1     4 3 2
Washington and Lee 3 2 0     5 5 0
Maryland 3 2 1     7 2 2
#17 NC State 3 2 1     5 3 1
VPI 4 3 0     4 5 0
Davidson 3 3 1     6 3 1
Wake Forest 3 4 0     6 4 0
VMI 2 3 1     3 5 1
Clemson 1 3 0     4 5 0
The Citadel 1 4 0     3 5 0
Furman 1 4 0     2 7 0
Richmond 1 5 0     3 7 0
George Washington 0 4 9     1 7 1
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1947 The Citadel Bulldogs football team represented The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina in the 1947 college football season. J. Quinn Decker served as head coach for the second season. The Bulldogs played as members of the Southern Conference and played home games at Johnson Hagood Stadium.[1][2][3]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 27 Presbyterian Johnson Hagood StadiumCharleston, SC W 13–6    
October 4 at William & Mary Cary FieldWilliamsburg, VA L 7–56    
October 11 Newberry Johnson Hagood Stadium • Charleston, SC W 13–6    
October 17 at Furman Sirrine StadiumGreenville, SC (Rivalry) L 0–7    
October 25 at No. 7 Georgia Tech Grant FieldAtlanta, GA L 0–38    
November 7 vs. South Carolina County Fairgrounds • Orangeburg, SC L 0–12    
November 15 VMI Johnson Hagood Stadium • Charleston, SC (Rivalry) W 7–6    
November 22 at Davidson Richardson StadiumDavidson, NC L 7–28    
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2011 Citadel Football Media Guide. The Citadel. p. 143. Retrieved January 2, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Milestones". The Citadel Football Association. Retrieved January 2, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Citadel Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved January 2, 2016.