1948 Colorado Buffaloes football
Old CU Buffaloes Logo 40s.jpg
ConferenceBig Seven Conference
Record3–6 (2–3 Big 7)
Head coach
CaptainBob Spicer
Home stadiumFolsom Field
Seasons
← 1947
1949 →
1948 Big Seven Conference football standings
Conf Overall
Team W   L   T W   L   T
No. 5 Oklahoma $ 5 0 0 10 1 0
Missouri 5 1 0 8 3 0
Kansas 4 2 0 7 3 0
Colorado 2 3 0 3 6 0
Iowa State 2 4 0 4 6 0
Nebraska 2 4 0 2 8 0
Kansas State 0 6 0 1 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1948 Colorado Buffaloes football team was an American football team that represented the University of Colorado as a member of the Big Seven Conference during the 1948 college football season. Led by first-year head coach Dallas Ward, the Buffaloes compiled an overall record of 3–6 with a mark of 2–3 in conference play, placing fourth in the Big 7.[1][2]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 25New Mexico*L 6–916,125
October 2at KansasL 7–4021,000
October 9Nebraska
W 19–619,516
October 16at Iowa StateL 7–1814,530
October 23Kansas State
  • Folsom Field
  • Boulder, CO
W 51–719,518
October 30at Utah*L 12–1417,003
November 6Utah State*
  • Folsom Field
  • Boulder, CO
W 28–1410,322
November 13at No. 20 at MissouriL 13–2722,500
November 20Colorado A&M
L 25–2913,998
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

References

  1. ^ "1948 Colorado Buffaloes Stats | College Football at". Sports-reference.com. Retrieved May 27, 2020.
  2. ^ "2015 Media Guide" (PDF). CUBuffs.com. Colorado Athletic Department. 2015. pp. 128–130. Retrieved September 13, 2016.