1948 Utah Utes football team

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1948 Utah Utes football
MSC champion
Conference Mountain States Conference
1948 record 8–1–1 (5–0 MSC)
Head coach Ike Armstrong
Home stadium Ute Stadium
Seasons
← 1947
1949 →
1948 MSC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Utah $ 5 0 0     8 1 1
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1948 Utah Utes football team represented the University of Utah during the 1948 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 17 at Southern California* Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, California L 0–27   55,211[1]
September 25 Idaho* Ute StadiumSalt Lake City, Utah W 21–6    
October 2 Arizona* Ute Stadium • Salt Lake City, Utah W 47–14    
October 9 at BYU Old Cougar StadiumProvo, Utah (The Holy War) W 30–0    
October 16 at Denver DU StadiumDenver, Colorado W 17–0    
October 23 Wyoming Ute Stadium • Salt Lake City, Utah W 19–7    
October 30 Colorado*dagger Ute Stadium • Salt Lake City, Utah (Utah–Colorado football rivalry) W 14–12   17,003[2]
November 6 at Colorado A&M Colorado FieldFort Collins, Colorado W 12–3    
November 13 at Oregon State* Bell FieldCorvallis, Oregon T 20–20   8,000[3]
November 25 Utah A.C. Ute Stadium • Salt Lake City, Utah (Battle of the Brothers) W 41–7    
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.

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After the season[edit]

NFL Draft[edit]

Utah had two players selected in the 1949 NFL Draft.[6]

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Bob Summerhays Back 4 34 Green Bay Packers
Gil Tobler Back 22 212 Detroit Lions

References[edit]

  1. ^ "USC Trojans Football History" (PDF). University of Southern California. p. 17. Retrieved 2010-08-06. 
  2. ^ "2009 Colorado Buffaloes Football Media Guide" (PDF). University of Colorado Athletics. p. 12. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2010-07-03. Retrieved 2010-08-06. 
  3. ^ "2009 Oregon State Football Media Guide" (PDF). Oregon State University. p. 7. Retrieved 2010-08-06. 
  4. ^ "Ute Record Book" (PDF). University of Utah. p. 6. Retrieved 2010-07-16. 
  5. ^ "Coaching Records Game by Game Ike J. Armstrong 1948". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved 2010-08-06. 
  6. ^ "1949 NFL Draft Listing". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved 2010-08-05.