1943 Colorado Buffaloes football
Old CU Buffaloes Logo 40s.jpg
MSC champion
ConferenceMountain States Conference
Record5–2 (2–0 MSC)
Head coach
CaptainGame captains
Home stadiumColorado Stadium
Seasons
← 1942
1944 →
1943 Mountain States Conference football standings
Conf Overall
Team W   L   T W   L   T
Colorado $ 2 0 0 5 2 0
Utah 0 2 0 0 7 0
Denver 0 0 0 2 5 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1943 Colorado Buffaloes football team was an American football team that represented the University of Colorado as a member of the Mountain States Conference during the 1943 college football season. Led by third-year head coach James J. Yeager, the Buffaloes compiled an overall record of 5–2 with a mark of 2–0 in conference play, winning the MSC title.[1]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 25Fort Warren*W 38–0
October 2Lowry Field*
  • Colorado Stadium
  • Boulder, CO
W 19–6
October 9Utah
  • Colorado Stadium
  • Boulder, CO (rivalry)
W 35–0
October 16Salt Lake Field*
  • Colorado Stadium
  • Boulder, CO
W 14–0
October 23No. T–17 Colorado College*
  • Colorado Stadium
  • Boulder, CO
L 6–16
November 6at UtahW 22–19
November 20Colorado College*L 0–6
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

References

  1. ^ "2015 Media Guide" (PDF). CUBuffs.com. Colorado Athletic Department. 2015. pp. 128–130. Retrieved September 13, 2016.