1949 Louisville Cardinals football
ConferenceIndependent
1949 record8–3
Head coach
Home stadiumDuPont Manual Stadium
Seasons
← 1948
1950 →
1949 Southern college football independents records
Conf Overall
Team W   L   T W   L   T
Maryland State     8 0 0
Memphis State     9 1 0
Delaware     8 1 0
Virginia     7 2 0
Louisville     8 3 0
Grambling     7 3 2
Miami (FL)     6 3 0
Sewanee     4 2 1
Chattanooga     5 4 0
Georgetown     5 5 0
West Virginia     4 6 1
Navy     3 5 1
Oklahoma City     2 8 0
Tampa        

The 1949 Louisville Cardinals football team was an American football team that represented the University of Louisville as an independent during the 1949 college football season. In their fourth season under head coach Frank Camp, the Cardinals compiled an 8–3 record.[1] The team was led on offense by Ross Lucia and played its home games at DuPont Manual Stadium in Louisville, Kentucky.

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 17Saint Joseph's (IN)W 33–7
September 23at Western KentuckyBowling Green, KYW 47–7
September 30Murray State
  • DuPont Manual Stadium
  • Louisville, KY
W 34–14
October 8Miami (FL)
  • DuPont Manual Stadiium
  • Louisville, KY
L 0–26
October 15Akron
  • DuPont Manual Stadium
  • Louisville, KY
W 62–6
October 21Xavier
  • DuPont Manual Stadium
  • Louisville, KY
L 7–19
October 29at BradleyPeoria, ILW 35–12
November 3at CatawbaSalisbury, NCW 41–7
November 12Washington University
  • DuPont Manual Stadium
  • Louisville, KY
W 35–12
November 19Evansville
  • DuPont Manual Stadium
  • Louisville, KY
W 28–7
November 24at Mississippi SouthernL 21–26[2]

References

  1. ^ "2019 Louisville Cardinals Football Media Guide" (PDF). University of Louisville. 2019. p. 153. Retrieved March 29, 2020.
  2. ^ "Mississippians beat U.L. 26–21". The Courier-Journal. November 25, 1949. Retrieved March 31, 2021 – via Newspapers.com.