1951 North Carolina Tar Heels football team

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1951 North Carolina Tar Heels football
Conference Southern Conference
1951 record 2–8 (2–3 SoCon)
Head coach Carl Snavely (9th season)
Home stadium Kenan Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1950
1952 →
1951 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 3 Maryland + 5 0 0     10 0 0
VMI + 5 0 0     7 3 0
Washington and Lee 5 1 0     6 4 0
William & Mary 5 1 0     7 3 0
No. 19 Clemson 3 1 0     7 3 0
Duke 4 2 0     5 4 1
South Carolina 5 3 0     6 4 0
Wake Forest 5 3 0     6 4 0
George Washington 2 3 1     2 6 1
North Carolina 2 3 0     2 8 0
West Virginia 2 3 0     5 5 0
NC State 2 6 0     3 7 0
Richmond 2 6 0     3 8 0
The Citadel 1 3 0     4 6 0
Furman 1 4 1     3 6 1
Davidson 1 5 0     1 8 0
VPI 1 7 0     2 8 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1951 North Carolina Tar Heels football team represented the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill during the 1951 college football season. The Tar Heels were led by ninth-year head coach Carl Snavely, and played their home games at Kenan Memorial Stadium, the team competed as a member of the Southern Conference.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 22 NC State Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, NC (Rivalry) W 21–0  
September 29 Georgia* Kenan Memorial Stadium • Chapel Hill, NC L 16–28  
October 6 at No. 6 Texas* Memorial StadiumAustin, TX L 20–45  
October 13 South Carolina Kenan Memorial Stadium • Chapel Hill, NC (Rivalry) W 21–6  
October 20 at No. 7 Maryland Byrd StadiumCollege Park, MD L 7–14  
October 27 at Wake Forest Groves StadiumWake Forest, NC (Rivalry) L 7–39  
November 3 No. 1 Tennessee* Kenan Memorial Stadium • Chapel Hill, NC L 0–27  
November 10 at Virginia* Scott StadiumCharlottesville, VA (South's Oldest Rivalry) L 14–34  
November 17 Notre Dame* Kenan Memorial Stadium • Chapel Hill, NC L 7–12  
November 24 at Duke Duke StadiumDurham, NC (Victory Bell) L 7–19  
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game time.

Source:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1951 North Carolina Tar Heels Schedule and Results". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved May 14, 2018.