1950 Northwestern Wildcats football team

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1950 Northwestern Wildcats football
Conference Big Ten Conference
1950 record 6-3 (3–3 Big 10)
Head coach Bob Voigts (4th season)
MVP Chuck Hagmann
Home stadium Dyche Stadium (Capacity: 52,000)
Seasons
← 1949
1951 →
1950 Big Nine football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 9 Michigan $ 4 1 1     6 3 1
No. 14 Ohio State 5 2 0     6 3 0
Wisconsin 5 2 0     6 3 0
No. 13 Illinois 4 2 0     7 2 0
Northwestern 3 3 0     6 3 0
Iowa 2 4 0     3 5 1
Minnesota 1 4 1     1 7 1
Indiana 1 4 0     3 5 1
Purdue 1 4 0     2 7 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1950 Northwestern Wildcats team represented Northwestern University during the 1950 Big Nine Conference football season. In their fourth year under head coach Bob Voigts, the Wildcats compiled a 6–3 record (3–3 against Big Ten Conference opponents), finished in fifth in the Big Ten, and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 155 to 143.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 30, 1950 Iowa State* Dyche StadiumEvanston, Illinois W 23-13   38,473
October 7, 1950 at Navy* Memorial StadiumBaltimore W 22-0   12,000
October 14, 1950 Minnesota Dyche Stadium • Evanston, Illinois W 13-6   45,000
October 21, 1950 Pittsburgh* No. 20 Dyche Stadium • Evanston, Illinois W 28-23   35,000
October 28, 1950 at Wisconsin No. 9 Camp Randall StadiumMadison, Wisconsin L 13-14   45,000
November 4, 1950 No. 4 Ohio State Dyche Stadium • Evanston, Illinois L 0-32   50,000
November 11, 1950 at Purdue Ross–Ade StadiumWest Lafayette, Indiana W 19-14   30,000
November 18, 1950 at Michigan Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, Michigan L 23-34   75,075
November 25, 1950 Illinois Dyche Stadium • Evanston, Illinois (Sweet Sioux Tomahawk) W 14-7   50,000
*Non-conference game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Northwestern Yearly Results (1950-1954)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved August 7, 2015.