1949 Florida State Seminoles football team

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1949 Florida State Seminoles football
Dixie Conference champion
Cigar Bowl champion
Cigar Bowl, W 19–6 vs. Wofford
Conference Dixie Conference
1949 record 9–1 (5–0 Dixie)
Head coach Don Veller (2nd year)
Home stadium Centennial Field
Seasons
← 1948
1950 →

The 1949 Florida State Seminoles football team represented Florida State University in the 1949 college football season. The Seminoles went to their first bowl, the 1950 Cigar Bowl.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 1 Whiting Field NAS* Centennial Field • Tallahassee, FL W 74–0  
October 8 at Mississippi College Clinton, MS W 33–12  
October 15 Erskine* Centennial Field • Tallahassee, FL W 26–7  
October 22 at Sewanee* Harris Stadium • Sewanee, TN W 6–0  
October 29 vs. Stetson Jacksonville, FL W 33–14  
November 5 at Livingston State* Selma, AL L 6–13  
November 12 Millsaps Centennial Field • Tallahassee, FL W 40–0  
November 18 at Tampa Phillips FieldTampa, FL W 34–7  
November 26 Troy State Centennial Field • Tallahassee, FL W 20–0  
January 2, 1950 vs. Wofford* Phillips Field • Tampa, FL (Cigar Bowl) W 19–6  
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.

References[edit]

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