1948 Pittsburgh Panthers football team

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1948 Pittsburgh Panthers football
Pitt Panthers wordmark.svg
Conference Independent
1948 record 6–3
Head coach Walter Milligan (2nd season)
Home stadium Pitt Stadium
(Capacity: 56,500)
Seasons
← 1947
1949 →

The 1948 Pittsburgh Panthers football team represented the University of Pittsburgh in the 1948 college football season. The team compiled a 6–3 record under head coach Walter Milligan.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 25 SMU Pitt StadiumPittsburgh, PA L 14–33  
October 2 Notre Dame Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA (Rivalry) L 0–40  
October 9 West Virginia Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA (Backyard Brawl) W 16–6  
October 16 Marquette Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA W 21–7  
October 23 Indiana Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA W 21–14  
October 30 at Case Western Reserve League Park[2]Cleveland, OH W 20–0  
November 6 at Ohio State Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH L 0–41  
November 13 at Purdue Ross–Ade StadiumWest Lafayette, IN W 20–13  
November 20 No. 6 Penn State Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA (Rivalry) W 7–0  
#Rankings from AP Poll.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1948 Pittsburgh Panthers Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. May 21, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Becker Leads Pitt in 20-to-0 Victory". New York Times. October 31, 1948. p. S3. ... before 12,000 fans at League Park.