1950 Syracuse Orangemen football team

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1950 Syracuse Orangemen football
Conference Independent
1950 record 5–5
Head coach Ben Schwartzwalder (2nd season)
Captain Game captains[1]
Home stadium Archbold Stadium
Seasons
← 1949
1951 →
1950 NCAA independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Drexel         6 1 0
Penn State         5 3 1
Montana         5 5 0
Syracuse         5 5 0
Notre Dame         4 4 1
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1950 Syracuse Orangemen football team represented Syracuse University in the 1950 college football season. The Orangemen were led by second-year head coach Ben Schwartzwalder and played their home games at Archbold Stadium in Syracuse, New York. Syracuse finished the season with a 5–5 record and were not invited to a bowl game.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 23 Rutgers Archbold StadiumSyracuse, NY W 42–12   16,000
September 29 at Temple Temple StadiumPhiladelphia, PA L 6–7   12,000
October 7 No. 16 Cornell Archbold Stadium • Syracuse, NY L 7–26   30,000
October 14 Penn State Archbold Stadium • Syracuse, NY (Rivalry) W 27–7   17,500
October 21 at Holy Cross Fitton FieldWorcester, MA W 34–27   18,000
October 28 at Boston University Fenway ParkBoston, MA W 13–7   8,591
November 4 at Lafayette Fisher FieldEaston, PA W 34–0   9,000
November 10 at John Carroll Cleveland StadiumCleveland, OH L 16–21   16,724
November 18 Colgate Archbold Stadium • Syracuse, NY (Rivalry) L 14–19   38,000
December 2 at Fordham Polo GroundsNew York, NY L 6–13   13,832
#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. ^ "1950 Syracuse Orange Schedule and Results". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved January 30, 2018.