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1944 Sugar Bowl
1234 Total
Georgia Tech 0767 20
Tulsa 61200 18
DateJanuary 1, 1944
Season1943
StadiumTulane Stadium
LocationNew Orleans, Louisiana
Attendance69,134[1]
Sugar Bowl
 < 1943  1945

The 1944 Sugar Bowl was a college football bowl game played on January 1, 1944, at Tulane Stadium in New Orleans, Louisiana. It was the tenth playing of the Sugar Bowl. The Tulsa Golden Hurricane returned to the game for the second consecutive season and faced the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets, who became the first team to have played in all four major bowls; they had previously participated in the 1929 Rose Bowl, the 1940 Orange Bowl, and the 1943 Cotton Bowl Classic. The Golden Hurricane had an 18–7 lead at halftime, but Georgia Tech roared back, scoring 13 unanswered points to win.

Scoring summary

First quarter

Second quarter

Third quarter

Fourth quarter

References

  1. ^ "10th Annual Sugar Bowl Classic ~ January 1, 1944".