1947 Syracuse Orangemen football team

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1947 Syracuse Orangemen football
Conference Independent
1947 record 3–6
Head coach Reaves Baysinger (1st season)
Captain Laurence Ellis[1]
Home stadium Archbold Stadium
Seasons
← 1946
1948 →

The 1947 Syracuse Orangemen football team represented Syracuse University in the 1947 college football season. The Orangemen were led by first-year head coach Reaves Baysinger and played their home games at Archbold Stadium in Syracuse, New York. The Orangemen compiled a record of 3–6.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 26 Niagara Archbold StadiumSyracuse, NY W 14–7   25,000
October 4 Dartmouth Archbold Stadium • Syracuse, NY L 7–28   18,000
October 11 Temple Archbold Stadium • Syracuse, NY W 28–12   20,000
October 18 at No. 9 Penn State New Beaver FieldUniversity Park, PA (Rivalry) L 0–40   20,000
October 25 Holy Cross Archbold Stadium • Syracuse, NY L 0–26   20,000
November 1 at Lafayette Fisher FieldEaston, PA L 7–14   10,000
November 8 at Cornell Schoellkopf FieldIthaca, NY L 6–12   27,000
November 15 Colgate Archbold Stadium • Syracuse, NY (Rivalry) W 7–0   36,000
November 22 at No. 19 Columbia Baker FieldNew York, NY L 8–28   23,000
#Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game time.

Sources:[2][1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b 2017 Syracuse football media guide. pg. 147.
  2. ^ "1947 Syracuse Orange Schedule and Results". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved January 30, 2018.