1949 Florida Gators football team
|1949 Florida Gators football|
|1949 record||4–5–1 (1–4–1 10th SEC)|
|Head coach||Raymond Wolf|
|Home stadium||Florida Field|
|1949 SEC football standings|
The 1949 Florida Gators football team represented the University of Florida during the 1949 college football season. The season was Bear Wolf's fourth and last as the head coach of the Florida Gators football team. Wolf's 1949 Florida Gators finished 4–5–1 overall and 1–4–1 in the Southeastern Conference (SEC), placing tenth of twelve SEC teams, and ending the Gators' ironically-named "Golden Era."
Schedule and results
|9–24–1949||The Citadel*||Florida Field • Gainesville, Florida||W 13–0|
|10–1–1949||Tulsa*||Skelly Stadium • Tulsa, Oklahoma||W 40–7|
|10–8–1949||Auburn||Ladd Memorial Stadium • Mobile, Alabama||T 14–14|
|10–15–1949||Vanderbilt||Gator Bowl Stadium • Jacksonville, Florida||L 17–22|
|10–22–1949||Georgia Tech||Florida Field • Gainesville, Florida (HC)||L 14–43|
|10–29–1949||Furman*||Florida Field • Gainesville, Florida||W 28–27|
|11–5–1949||Georgia||Gator Bowl Stadium • Jacksonville, Florida||W 28–7|
|11–12–1949||No. 14 Kentucky||Phillips Field • Tampa, Florida||L 0–35|
|11–18–1949||Miami*||Burdine Stadium • Miami, Florida||L 13–28|
|11–26–1949||Alabama||Florida Field • Gainesville, Florida||L 13–35|
|*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.|
Primary source: 2015 Florida Gators Football Media Guide.
After Wolf left Gainesville, he returned to his alma mater, Texas Christian University, where he became a long-time administrator.
- 2015 Florida Gators Football Media Guide, University Athletic Association, Gainesville, Florida, pp. 110–111 (2015). Retrieved August 14, 2015.