1953 Montana Grizzlies football team

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
1953 Montana Grizzlies football
Montana UM logo.gif
Conference Mountain States Conference
1953 record 3–5 (2–4 MSC)
Head coach Eddie Chinske (2nd season)
Home stadium Dornblaser Field
Seasons
← 1952
1954 →
1953 MSC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Utah $ 5 0 0     8 2 0
Utah State 5 2 0     8 3 0
Wyoming 4 2 1     5 4 1
New Mexico 3 2 1     5 3 1
Colorado A&M 3 4 0     4 5 0
Montana 2 4 0     3 5 0
Denver 1 5 1     3 5 2
BYU 1 5 1     2 7 1
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1953 Montana Grizzlies football team represented the University of Montana in the 1953 college football season as a member of the Mountain States Conference (MSC). The Grizzlies were led by second-year head coach Eddie Chinske, played their home games at Dornblaser Field and finished the season with a record of three wins and five losses (3–5, 2–4 MSC).[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 19 at BYU Cougar Stadium • Provo, UT L 13–27  
September 26 Wyoming Dornblaser FieldMissoula, MT L 7–27  
October 3 Idaho* Dornblaser Field • Missoula, MT (Little Brown Stein) L 12–20  
October 9 at Denver DU StadiumDenver, CO W 22–13  
October 17 Colorado A&M Dornblaser Field • Missoula, MT W 32–31  
October 24 New Mexico Dornblaser Field • Missoula, MT L 13–41  
October 31 at Utah State Romney StadiumLogan, UT L 14–33  
November 7 at Montana State* Gatton Field • Bozeman, MT (Brawl of the Wild) W 32–13  
*Non-conference game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2010 Montana Football Media Guide Archived July 31, 2012, at the Wayback Machine., University of Montana, 2010.