1950 Boston College Eagles football team

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1950 Boston College Eagles football
ConferenceIndependent
1950 record0–9–1
Head coachDenny Myers (7th season)
CaptainPhil Cohen[1]
Home stadiumBraves Field
Seasons
← 1949
1951 →

The 1950 Boston College Eagles football team represented Boston College during the 1950 college football season. The Eagles were led by seventh-year head coach Denny Myers and played their home games at Braves Field in Boston, Massachusetts. Boston College finished winless for the first time since 1902, finishing with 9 losses and 1 tie, against Wake Forest. Denny Myers announced his resignation as head coach prior to the season-finale against rival Holy Cross.[2] He compiled a record of 35–27–4 while at Boston College.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 22Wake ForestT 7–712,324
September 30at No. 6 OklahomaL 0–2833,000
October 7at Ole MissL 0–5415,000
October 13Fordham
  • Braves Field
  • Boston, MA
L 6–2610,881
October 20Georgetown
  • Braves Field
  • Boston, MA
L 10–2014,538
October 27Georgia
  • Braves Field
  • Boston, MA
L 7–1914,538
November 4Penn State
  • Braves Field
  • Boston, MA
L 13–208,503
November 11No. 13 Clemson
L 14–359,606
November 18Villanova
  • Braves Field
  • Boston, MA
L 7–296,281
December 2Holy Cross
L 14–3225,034
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game time

Sources:[3][1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b 2016 Boston College football media guide. p. 180.
  2. ^ "Myers Quits Boston College". The Washington Post. November 22, 1950. p. 16.
  3. ^ "1950 Boston College Eagles Schedule and Results". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved May 10, 2018.