1958 Rutgers Scarlet Knights football team

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1958 Rutgers Scarlet Knights football
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Middle Three champion
Middle Atlantic University Division champion
Conference Middle Three Conference
Ranking
AP No. 20
1958 record 8–1 (4–0 Middle Three)
Head coach John Stiegman (3rd season)
Home stadium Rutgers Stadium
Seasons
← 1957
1959 →
1958 Middle Atlantic Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
University
No. 20 Rutgers x 4 0 0     8 1 0
Lafayette 5 1 1     5 3 1
Gettysburg 3 1 1     7 1 1
Lehigh 2 1 2     3 3 3
Delaware 2 3 0     5 3 0
Bucknell 1 5 0     1 8 0
Temple 0 5 0     0 8 0
Muhlenberg* 1 2 0     4 4 0
College–Northern
Juniata x 6 0 0     7 0 1
Lycoming 4 1 0     7 1 0
Lebanon Valley 3 1 1     4 3 1
Susquehanna 3 2 0     3 4 0
Moravian 3 3 0     4 4 0
Wagner 3 3 0     3 5 0
Dickinson 3 4 0     4 4 0
Albright 2 4 1     2 6 1
Wilkes 1 7 0     1 8 0
Scranton* 2 2 0     5 3 0
College–Southern
Pennsylvania Military College x 7 1 0     7 2 0
Johns Hopkins 5 1 0     5 3 0
Haverford 4 2 0     4 3 0
Western Maryland 1 4 0     3 6 0
Swarthmore 1 4 0     1 7 0
Drexel 1 5 0     1 7 0
Ursinus 0 8 0     0 8 0
West Chester* 1 0 0     9 1 0
Franklin & Marshall* 3 1 0     5 4 0
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
  • * - Ineligible for championship due to insufficient conference games
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1958 Rutgers Scarlet Knights football team represented Rutgers University in the 1958 college football season. In their third season under head coach John Stiegman, the Scarlet Knights compiled an 8–1 record, outscored their opponents 301 to 77, and were ranked No. 20 in the final AP Poll.[1][2] The team's statistical leaders included Bruce Webster with 513 passing yards, Billy Austin with 747 rushing yards, and Bob Simms with 468 receiving yards.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1958 Rutgers Scarlet Knights Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved June 12, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Rutgers Yearly Results (1955-1959)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved June 12, 2016. 
  3. ^ "1958 Rutgers Scarlet Knights Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved June 12, 2016.