1949 Clemson Tigers football team

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1949 Clemson Tigers football
Conference Southern Conference
1949 record 4–4–2 (2–2–0 SoCon)
Head coach Frank Howard
Captain Gene Moore
Home stadium Memorial Stadium
Seasons
« 1948 1950 »
1949 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#16 North Carolina $ 5 0 0     7 4 0
#14 Maryland 4 0 0     9 1 0
Washington and Lee 3 1 1     3 5 1
Duke 4 2 0     6 3 0
William & Mary 4 2 0     6 4 0
VMI 3 2 1     3 5 1
The Citadel 2 2 0     4 5 0
Clemson 2 2 0     4 4 2
Furman 3 3 0     3 6 0
South Carolina 3 3 0     4 6 0
Wake Forest 3 3 0     4 6 0
George Washington 2 3 0     4 5 0
NC State 3 6 0     3 7 0
VPI 1 5 2     1 7 2
Richmond 2 6 0     3 7 0
Davidson 1 5 0     2 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1949 Clemson Tigers football team represented Clemson College during the 1949 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 17* Presbyterian Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 69–7
September 24* at Rice Rice FieldHouston, TX L 7–33
October 1 at NC State Riddick StadiumRaleigh, NC (Textile Bowl) W 7–6
October 8* Mississippi State Memorial StadiumClemson, SC T 7–7
October 20 at South Carolina Carolina StadiumColumbia, SC (Big Thursday) L 13–27
October 29 Wake Forest Memorial StadiumClemson, SC L 21–35
November 5* Boston College Memorial StadiumClemson, SC L 27–40
November 12* Duquesne Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 33–20
November 19 Furman Sirrine StadiumGreenville, SC W 28–21
November 26* vs. Alabama Polytechnic Ladd StadiumMobile, AL T 20–20
*Non-Conference Game. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.