1949 Mississippi State Maroons football team

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1949 Mississippi State Maroons football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1949 record 0–8–1 (0–6 SEC)
Head coach Arthur Morton (1st season)
Home stadium Scott Field
(Capacity: 35,000)
Seasons
← 1948
1950 →
1949 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Tulane $ 5 1 0     7 2 1
No. 11 Kentucky 4 1 0     9 3 0
No. 17 Tennessee 4 1 1     7 2 1
Georgia Tech 5 2 0     7 3 0
No. 9 LSU 4 2 0     8 3 0
Alabama 4 3 1     6 3 1
Vanderbilt 4 4 0     5 5 0
Auburn 2 4 2     2 4 3
Ole Miss 2 4 0     4 5 1
Florida 1 4 1     4 5 1
Georgia 1 4 1     4 6 1
Mississippi State 0 6 0     0 8 1
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1949 Mississippi State Maroons football team represented Mississippi State College during the 1949 college football season. This was the first season under new head coach Arthur Morton,[1] and the Maroons failed to score more than 7 points in any game all year.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result
September 24 at Tennessee Neyland StadiumKnoxville, Tennessee L 0–10  
October 1 Baylor* Scott FieldStarkville, Mississippi L 6–14  
October 8 at Clemson* Memorial StadiumClemson, South Carolina T 7–7  
October 15 at Cincinnati* Nippert StadiumCincinnati, Ohio L 0–19  
October 22 at Alabama Denny StadiumTuscaloosa, Alabama (Rivalry) L 6–35  
October 29 at Tulane Tulane StadiumNew Orleans L 6–54  
November 5 at Auburn Cliff Hare StadiumAuburn, Alabama L 6–25  
November 12 at No. 16 LSU Tiger StadiumBaton Rouge, Louisiana (Rivalry) L 7–34  
November 26 Ole Miss Scott FieldStarkville, Mississippi (Egg Bowl) L 0–26  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ UP (1949-01-01). "Arthur Morton signs to coach Miss. State". news.google.org. The Tuscaloosa News. 
  2. ^ College Football @ Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved December 26, 2015