1950 Baylor Bears football team

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1950 Baylor Bears football
Conference Southwest Conference
1950 record 7–3 (4–2 SWC)
Head coach George Sauer (1st season)
Home stadium Baylor Stadium
Seasons
← 1949
1951 →
1950 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 3 Texas $ 6 0 0     9 2 0
Baylor 4 2 0     7 3 0
Texas A&M 3 3 0     7 4 0
TCU 3 3 0     5 5 0
Rice 2 4 0     6 4 0
SMU 2 4 0     6 4 0
Arkansas 1 5 0     2 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1950 Baylor Bears football team represented Baylor University in the 1950 college football season. The Bears placed second in the Southwest Conference with an overall record of 7–3. Two players - Larry Isbell (Back) and Harold Riley (End) - were selected as All-Southwest Conference players. The 1950 season was the inaugural season for Baylor University's new state of the art 50,000 seat Baylor Stadium. [1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 23 at Wyoming* War Memorial StadiumLaramie,WY L 0–7  
September 30 Houston* Baylor StadiumWaco, TX W 34–7  
October 7 vs. Mississippi State* State Fair StadiumShreveport, LA W 14–7  
October 14 at Arkansas Razorback StadiumFayetteville, AR L 6–27  
October 21 Texas Tech Baylor Stadium • Waco, TX (Rivalry) W 26–12  
October 28 No. 13 Texas A&Mdagger Baylor Stadium • Waco, TX (Battle of the Brazos) W 27–20  
November 4 at TCU Amon G. Carter StadiumFort Worth, TX (Rivalry) W 20–14  
November 11 No. 5 Texas Baylor Stadium • Waco, TX L 20–27  
November 25 vs. No. 15 SMU Cotton BowlDallas, TX W 3–0  
December 2 Rice Baylor Stadium • Waco, TX W 33–7  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Baylor University, "The Round Up 1951" yearbook via the Baylor University Libraries Digital Collections. Accessed April 29, 2013 http://digitalcollections.baylor.edu/cdm/ref/collection/tx-annl/id/23258