1949 LSU Tigers football team

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1949 LSU Tigers football
Sugar Bowl vs Oklahoma, L 0–35
ConferenceSoutheastern Conference
Ranking
APNo. 9
1949 record8–3 (4–2 SEC)
Head coachGaynell Tinsley (2nd season)
Home stadiumTiger Stadium
Seasons
← 1948
1950 →
1949 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Tulane $ 5 1 0     7 2 1
No. 11 Kentucky 4 1 0     9 3 0
No. 17 Tennessee 4 1 1     7 2 1
Georgia Tech 5 2 0     7 3 0
No. 9 LSU 4 2 0     8 3 0
Alabama 4 3 1     6 3 1
Vanderbilt 4 4 0     5 5 0
Auburn 2 4 2     2 4 3
Ole Miss 2 4 0     4 5 1
Florida 1 4 1     4 5 1
Georgia 1 4 1     4 6 1
Mississippi State 0 6 0     0 8 1
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1949 LSU Tigers football team represented Louisiana State University (LSU) in the 1949 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 24 Kentucky Tiger StadiumBaton Rouge, LA L 0–19    
October 1 Rice* Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, LA W 14–7    
October 8 Texas A&M* Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, LA (rivalry) W 34–0    
October 14 at Georgia Sanford StadiumAthens, GA L 0–7    
October 22 No. 6 North Carolina Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, LA W 13–7    
October 29 Ole Miss No. 17 Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, LA (rivalry) W 34–7    
November 5 Vanderbilt No. 17 Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, LA W 33–13    
November 12 Mississippi Statedagger No. 16 Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, LA (rivalry) W 34–7    
November 19 Southeastern Louisiana* No. 13 Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, LA W 48–7    
November 26 at No. 10 Tulane No. 13 Tulane StadiumNew Orleans, LA (Battle for the Rag) W 21–0    
January 1, 1950 vs. No. 2 Oklahoma No. 9 Tulane Stadium • New Orleans, LA (Sugar Bowl) L 0–35   82,000
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "2013 LSU Football Media Guide". p. 153. Retrieved July 17, 2014.