1951 Montana Grizzlies football team

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1951 Montana Grizzlies football
Montana UM logo.gif
Conference Mountain States Conference
1951 record 2–7 (1–4 MSC)
Head coach Ted Shipkey (3rd year)
Home stadium Dornblaser Field
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The 1951 Montana Grizzlies football team represented the University of Montana in the 1951 college football season as a member of the Mountain States Conference (MSC). The Grizzlies were led by third-year head coach Ted Shipkey, played their home games at Dornblaser Field and finished the season with a record of two wins and seven losses (2–7, 1–4 MSC).[1]


Date Opponent Site Result
September 22 at Washington* Husky StadiumSeattle, WA L 7–58  
September 29 New Mexico Dornblaser FieldMissoula, MT W 25–7  
October 6 at Denver DU StadiumDenver, CO L 0–55  
October 13 Idaho* Dornblaser Field • Missoula, MT (Little Brown Stein) L 9–12  
October 20 vs. Montana State* Naranche Stadium • Butte, MT (Brawl of the Wild) W 38–0  
October 27 at Utah State Romney StadiumLogan, UT L 6–19  
November 3 Wyoming Dornblaser Field • Missoula, MT L 7–34  
November 10 at Colorado A&M Colorado FieldFort Collins, CO L 6–34  
November 17 at Washington State* Rogers FieldPullman, WA L 10–47  
*Non-conference game.


  1. ^ 2010 Montana Football Media Guide, University of Montana, 2010.