1948 Florida State Seminoles football team

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1948 Florida State Seminoles football
Dixie Conference champion
Conference Dixie Conference
1948 record 7–1 (5–0 Dixie)
Head coach Don Veller (1st season)
Home stadium Centennial Field
← 1947
1949 →

The 1948 Florida State Seminoles football team represented Florida State University in the 1948 college football season. 1948 was Don Veller's first year as Florida State's head coach. He coached for five seasons, and compiled a 31–12–1 record.[1]


Date Opponent Site Result
October 9 Cumberland* Centennial Field • Tallahassee, FL W 30–0  
October 16 at Erskine* Due West, SC L 6–14  
October 23 at Millsaps Jackson, MS W 7–6  
October 30 at Stetson Spec Martin StadiumDeLand, FL W 18–7  
November 13 Mississippi College Centennial Field • Tallahassee, FL W 26–6  
November 20 Livingston State* Centennial Field • Tallahassee, FL W 12–6  
November 27 at Troy State Dothan, AL W 20–13  
December 4 Tampa Centennial Field • Tallahassee, FL W 33–12  
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.


  1. ^ DeLassus, David. "Florida State game-by-game results: 1947–1949". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved November 13, 2013.