1969 Syracuse Orangemen football team

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1969 Syracuse Orangemen football
Conference Independent
1969 record 5–5
Head coach Ben Schwartzwalder (21st season)
Captain Game captains[1]
Home stadium Archbold Stadium
Seasons
← 1968
1970 →
1969 NCAA University Division independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 2 Penn State         11 0 0
No. 17 West Virginia         10 1 0
No. 12 Houston         9 2 0
No. 5 Notre Dame         8 2 1
Buffalo         6 3 0
Rutgers         6 3 0
Villanova         6 3 0
Florida State         6 3 1
Colgate         5 3 1
Air Force         6 4 0
West Texas State         6 4 0
Boston College         5 4 0
New Mexico State         5 5 0
Southern Miss         5 5 0
Syracuse         5 5 0
Army         4 5 1
VPI         4 5 1
Georgia Tech         4 6 0
Miami (FL)         4 6 0
Pittsburgh         4 6 0
Dayton         3 7 0
Northern Illinois         3 7 0
Tulane         3 7 0
Utah State         3 7 0
Navy         1 9 0
Xavier         1 9 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1969 Syracuse Orangemen football team represented Syracuse University during the 1969 college football season. The team was led by 21st-year head coach Ben Schwartzwalder and played their home games at Archbold Stadium in Syracuse, New York. Syracuse finished with a record of 5–5 and were not invited to a bowl game.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 20 Iowa State Archbold StadiumSyracuse, NY W 14–13   30,491
September 27 at Kansas Memorial StadiumLawrence, KS L 0–13   44,500
October 4 at Wisconsin Camp Randall StadiumMadison, WI W 43–7   45,540
October 11 at Maryland Byrd StadiumCollege Park, MD W 20–9   23,400
October 18 No. 5 Penn State Archbold Stadium • Syracuse, NY (Rivalry) L 14–15   42,491
November 1 at Pittsburgh Pitt StadiumPittsburgh, PA (Rivalry) L 20–21   20,882
November 8 Arizona Archbold Stadium • Syracuse, NY W 23–0   24,346
November 15 at Navy Navy–Marine Corps Memorial StadiumAnnapolis, MD W 15–0   20,215
November 22 No. 18 West Virginia Archbold Stadium • Syracuse, NY (Rivalry) L 10–13   21,409
November 29 Boston College Archbold Stadium • Syracuse, NY (Rivalry) L 10–35   15,119
#Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game time.

Sources:[2][1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b 2017 Syracuse football media guide. pg. 149
  2. ^ "1969 Syracuse Orange Schedule and Results". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved January 25, 2018.