1950 Clemson Tigers football team

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1950 Clemson Tigers football
Orange Bowl champion
Orange Bowl, W 15–14 vs. Miami (FL)
Conference Southern Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 12
AP No. 10
1950 record 9–0–1 (3–0–1 SoCon)
Head coach Frank Howard (11th season)
Captain Fred Cone
Home stadium Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1949
1951 →
1950 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 18 Washington and Lee $ 6 0 0     8 3 0
No. 10 Clemson 3 0 1     9 0 1
VMI 5 1 0     6 4 0
Wake Forest 6 1 1     6 1 2
Maryland 4 1 1     7 2 1
Duke 5 2 0     7 3 0
North Carolina 3 2 1     3 5 2
George Washington 4 3 0     5 4 0
NC State 4 4 1     5 4 1
William & Mary 3 3 0     4 7 0
The Citadel 2 3 0     4 6 0
South Carolina 2 4 1     3 4 2
Furman 2 4 0     2 9 1
West Virginia 1 3 0     2 8 0
Davidson 1 5 0     3 6 0
Richmond 1 8 0     2 8 0
VPI 0 8 0     0 10 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1950 Clemson Tigers football team represented Clemson College during the 1950 college football season.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 23* Presbyterian Memorial StadiumClemson, South Carolina W 54–0
September 30* at #17 Missouri Memorial StadiumColumbia, Missouri W 34–0
October 7 NC State #18 Memorial Stadium • Clemson, South Carolina (Textile Bowl) W 27–0
October 19 at South Carolina #12 Carolina StadiumColumbia, South Carolina (Big Thursday) T 14–14
October 28 at #17 Wake Forest #16 Groves StadiumWake Forest, North Carolina W 13–12
November 4* Duquesne #14 Memorial Stadium • Clemson, South Carolina W 53–20
November 11* at Boston College #13 Braves FieldBoston (Rivalry) W 35–14
November 18 Furman #11 Memorial Stadium • Clemson, South Carolina W 57–2
November 25* at Auburn #11 Auburn StadiumAuburn, Alabama (Rivalry) W 40–0
January 1, 1951* vs. #15 Miami (FL) #10 Burdine StadiumMiami (Orange Bowl) W 15–14
*Non-Conference Game. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2016 Media Guide" (PDF). clemsontigers.com. Clemson Athletics. 2016. pp. 200–208. Retrieved June 23, 2017.