1948 Washington Huskies football team

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1948 Washington Huskies football
Washington Huskies logo.svg
Conference Pacific Coast Conference
1948 record 2–7–1 (2–5–1 PCC)
Head coach Howard Odell (1st season)
Captain Alf Hemsted
Home stadium Husky Stadium
Seasons
← 1947
1949 →
1948 PCC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 4 California ^ + 6 0 0     10 1 0
No. 9 Oregon + 7 0 0     9 2 0
USC 4 2 0     6 3 1
Washington State 4 3 1     4 5 1
Stanford 3 4 0     4 6 0
Oregon State 2 3 2     5 4 3
Washington 2 5 1     2 7 1
UCLA 2 6 0     3 7 0
Idaho 1 5 0     3 6 0
Montana 0 3 0     3 7 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
  • ^ – Selected as Rose Bowl representative
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1948 Washington Huskies football team was an American football team that represented the University of Washington during the 1948 college football season. In its first season under head coach Howard Odell, the team compiled a 2–7–1 record, finished in seventh place in the Pacific Coast Conference, and was outscored by its opponents by a combined total of 189 to 89.[1] Alf Hemsted was the team captain.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 25 Minnesota* Husky StadiumSeattle, WA L 0–20   40487
October 2 vs. Oregon State Multnomah StadiumPortland, OR T 14–14   25000
October 9 UCLA Husky Stadium • Seattle, WA W 27–6   28000
October 16 at Washington State Rogers FieldPullman, WA (Apple Cup) L 0–10   25000
October 23 No. 4 California Husky Stadium • Seattle, WA L 0–21   38000
October 30 at Stanford Stanford StadiumStanford, CA L 0–20   25000
November 6 No. 16 Oregon Husky Stadium • Seattle, WA L 7–13   33400
November 13 at USC Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, CA L 7–32   44500
November 20 Idaho Husky Stadium • Seattle, WA W 34–7   20000
November 27 at No. 2 Notre Dame* Notre Dame StadiumNotre Dame, IN L 0–46   52000
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Washington Yearly Results (1945-1949)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved December 14, 2015.