1944 Missouri Tigers football team

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1944 Missouri Tigers football
Conference Big Six Conference
1944 record 3–5–2 (2–1–2 Big 6)
Head coach Chauncey Simpson (2nd season)
Home stadium Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1943
1945 →
1944 Big 6 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Oklahoma $ 4 0 1     6 3 1
Iowa State 3 1 1     6 1 1
Missouri 2 1 2     3 5 2
Nebraska 2 3 0     2 6 0
Kansas 1 4 0     3 6 1
Kansas State 1 4 0     2 5 2
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1944 Missouri Tigers football team was an American football team that represented the University of Missouri in the Big Six Conference (Big 6) during the 1944 college football season. The team compiled a 3–5–2 record (2–1–2 against Big 6 opponents), finished in third place in the Big 6, and outscored all opponents by a combined total of 224 to 176. Chauncey Simpson was the head coach for the second of three seasons.[1][2] The team played its home games at Memorial Stadium in Columbia, Missouri.

The team's leading scorer was Paul Collins with 60 points.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1944 Missouri Tigers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved November 10, 2016. 
  2. ^ "2016 Mizzou Football Media Guide" (PDF). University of Missouri. p. 158. Retrieved November 10, 2016. 
  3. ^ "2014 Mizzou Football Records Book" (PDF). University of Missouri. p. 26. Retrieved November 11, 2016.