1951 Arkansas Razorbacks football team

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1951 Arkansas Razorbacks football
Conference Southwest Conference
1951 record 5–5 (1–5 SWC)
Head coach Otis Douglas (2nd year)
Captain Dave Hanner
Captain Pat Summerall
Home stadium Razorback Stadium
War Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1950
1952 →
1951 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#11 TCU $ 5 1 0     6 5 0
#9 Baylor 4 1 1     8 2 1
Texas 3 3 0     7 3 0
Rice 3 3 0     5 5 0
Texas A&M 1 3 2     5 3 2
Arkansas 2 4 0     5 5 0
SMU 1 4 1     3 6 1
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1951 Arkansas Razorbacks football team represented the University of Arkansas in the Southwest Conference (SWC) during the 1951 college football season. In their second year under head coach Otis Douglas, the Razorbacks compiled a 5–5 record (1–5 against SWC opponents), finished in sixth place in the SWC, and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 178 to 162.[1][2] Dave Hanner and Pat Summerall were the team's co-captains.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 22, 1951 at Oklahoma A&M* Lewis FieldStillwater, Oklahoma W 42–7  
September 29, 1951 Arizona St.* Razorback StadiumFayetteville, Arkansas W 30–13  
October 6, 1951 TCU War Memorial StadiumLittle Rock, Arkansas L 7–17  
October 13, 1951 at No. 12 Baylor Baylor StadiumWaco, Texas L 7–9  
October 20, 1951 No. 4 Texas Razorback Stadium • Fayetteville, Arkansas W 16–14  
November 27, 1951 Santa Clara* No. 19 War Memorial Stadium • Little Rock, Arkansas L 12–21  
November 3, 1951 No. 18 Texas A&M Razorback Stadium • Fayetteville, Arkansas (Rivalry) W 33–21  
November 10, 1951 at Rice No. 20 Rice StadiumHouston, Texas L 0–6  
November 17, 1951 at SMU Ownby StadiumDallas, Texas L 7–14  
November 24, 1951 Tulsa* War Memorial Stadium • Little Rock, Arkansas W 24–7  
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Arkansas Yearly Results (1950-1954)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved August 4, 2015. 
  2. ^ "1951 Arkansas Razorbacks Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved August 4, 2015.