1949 Tulane Green Wave football team

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1949 Tulane Green Wave football
SEC champion
Conference Southeastern Conference
1949 record 7–2–1 (5–1 SEC)
Head coach Henry Frnka (4th season)
Home stadium Tulane Stadium
(Capacity: 80,735)
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 Tulane Green Wave football team represented Tulane University during the 1949 college football season

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 24 vs. Alabama Ladd StadiumMobile, AL W 28–14  
October 1 Georgia Tech Tulane StadiumNew Orleans, LA W 18–0  
October 8 Southeastern Louisiana* No. 4 Tulane Stadium • New Orleans, LA W 40–0  
October 15 at No. 1 Notre Dame* No. 4 Notre Dame StadiumSouth Bend, IN L 7–46  
October 22 Auburn No. 20 Tulane Stadium • New Orleans, LA W 14–6  
October 29 Mississippi State Tulane Stadium • New Orleans, LA W 54–6  
November 5 Navy* Tulane Stadium • New Orleans, LA T 21–21  
November 12 at Vanderbilt Dudley FieldNashville, TN W 41–14  
November 19 at No. 9 Virginia* No. 19 Scott StadiumCharlottesville, VA W 28–14  
November 26 No. 13 LSU No. 10 Tulane Stadium • New Orleans, LA (Battle for the Flag) L 0–21  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP.

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