1936 Mississippi State Maroons football team

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1936 Mississippi State Maroons football
Orange Bowl, L 12–13 vs. Duquesne
Conference Southeastern Conference
1936 record 7–3–1 (3–2 SEC)
Head coach Ralph Sasse (2nd season)
Home stadium Scott Field
(Capacity: 20,000)
Seasons
← 1935
1937 →
1936 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 2 LSU $ 6 0 0     9 1 1
No. 4 Alabama 5 0 1     8 0 1
Auburn 4 1 1     7 2 2
No. 17 Tennessee 3 1 2     6 2 2
Mississippi State 3 2 0     7 3 1
Georgia 3 3 0     5 4 1
Georgia Tech 3 3 1     5 5 1
Tulane 2 3 1     6 3 1
Vanderbilt 1 3 1     3 5 1
Kentucky 1 3 0     6 4 0
Florida 1 5 0     4 6 0
Ole Miss 0 3 1     5 5 2
Sewanee 0 5 0     0 6 1
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1936 Mississippi State Maroons football team represented Mississippi State College during the 1936 college football season. Led by second-year coach Ralph Sasse, the Maroons finished 7–3–1 and played in the Orange Bowl.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result
September 26 Millsaps* Scott FieldStarkville, Mississippi W 20–0  
October 3 Howard* Scott FieldStarkville, Mississippi W 35–0  
October 10 at Alabama Denny StadiumTuscaloosa, Alabama (Rivalry) L 0–7  
October 17 Loyola* Ray Stadium • Meridian, Mississippi W 32–0  
October 24 at TCU* Amon G. Carter StadiumFort Worth, Texas T 0–0  
October 31 Sewanee Jackson, Mississippi W 68–0  
November 7 at No. 7 LSU Tiger StadiumBaton Rouge, Louisiana (Rivalry) L 0–12  
November 21 Ole Miss Scott FieldStarkville, Mississippi (Egg Bowl) W 26–6  
November 28 Mercer* Scott FieldStarkville, Mississippi W 32–0  
December 5 at Florida Florida FieldGainesville, Florida W 7–0  
January 1 vs. No. 12 Duquesne* Miami Field • Miami (Orange Bowl) L 12–13  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ College Football @ Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved December 26, 2015