1953 Arizona Wildcats football team

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1953 Arizona Wildcats football
Conference Border Conference
1953 record 4–5–1 (3–1 Border)
Head coach Warren Woodson (2nd season)
Captain Buddy Lewis
Home stadium Arizona Stadium
Seasons
← 1952
1954 →

The 1953 Arizona Wildcats football team represented the University of Arizona during the 1953 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 19 Utah* Arizona StadiumTucson, AZ L 7–28  
September 26 at Colorado* Folsom FieldBoulder, CO L 14–20  
October 3 New Mexico State Arizona Stadium • Tucson, AZ W 46–7  
October 10 New Mexico* Arizona Stadium • Tucson, AZ (Kit Carson Rifle) W 20–0  
October 17 Marquette* Arizona Stadium • Tucson, AZ L 0–14  
October 31 West Texas A&M Arizona Stadium • Tucson, AZ W 39–6  
November 7 at Texas Tech Jones StadiumLubbock, TX L 27–52  
November 14 UTEP Arizona Stadium • Tucson, AZ L 20–28  
November 21 Kansas State* Arizona Stadium • Tucson, AZ T 26–26  
November 28 at Arizona State Goodwin StadiumTempe, AZ (Territorial Cup) W 35–0   16,000
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

The game versus Arizona State was first game on television.

[1]

Awards[edit]

  • All-Border (First Team): B Kenny Cardella, T Buddy Lewis

[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2011 Arizona football guide.
  2. ^ 2011 Arizona football guide.