1945 Utah Utes football team

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1945 Utah Utes football
Conference Mountain States Conference
1945 record 4–4 (3–2 MSC)
Head coach Ike Armstrong
Home stadium Ute Stadium
Seasons
← 1944
1946 →
1945 MSC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Colorado 3 1 0     5 3 0
Utah 3 2 0     4 4 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1945 Utah Utes football team represented the University of Utah during the 1945 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 29 Nevada* Ute Stadium • Salt Lake City L 14–33  
October 6 at Colorado Folsom FieldBoulder, Colorado (Utah–Colorado football rivalry) L 13–18  
October 12 at Denver DU StadiumDenver, Colorado L 7–21  
October 20 No. 15 Oklahoma A&M* Ute Stadium • Salt Lake City, Utah L 6–46  
October 27 at Colorado A&M Colorado FieldFort Collins, Colorado W 28–0  
November 3 Denverdagger Ute Stadium • Salt Lake City, Utah W 33–21  
November 10 at New Mexico* Zimmerman FieldAlbuquerque, New Mexico (The Bowl) W 21–20  
November 22 Utah A.C. Ute Stadium • Salt Lake City, Utah (Battle of the Brothers) W 24–6  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.

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After the season[edit]

NFL Draft[edit]

Utah had five players selected in the 1946 NFL Draft.[3]

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Gay Adelt Back 5 39 Washington Redskins
Reed Nostrum Offensive and Defensive Tackle 13 114 Chicago Bears
Stan Stapley Offensive and Defensive Tackle 15 135 New York Giants
Lawrence Mauss Center 19 177 Philadelphia Eagles
Tom Panos Guard 30 287 Detroit Lions

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ute Record Book" (PDF). University of Utah. p. 6. Retrieved 2010-07-16. 
  2. ^ "Coaching Records Game by Game Ike J. Armstrong 1945". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved 2010-08-06. 
  3. ^ "1946 NFL Draft Listing". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved 2010-08-05.