1949 Miami Hurricanes football
ConferenceIndependent
1949 record6–3
Head coach
Home stadiumBurdine Stadium
(capacity: 59,578)
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
Western Maryland         7 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
Catholic University         1 5 1
Oklahoma City         2 8 0
Tampa            

The 1949 Miami Hurricanes football team represented the University of Miami as an independent during the 1949 college football season. Led by second-year head coach Andy Gustafson, the Hurricanes played their home games at Burdine Stadium in Miami, Florida. Miami finished the season 6–3.

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 30RollinsW 52–13
October 8at LouisvilleW 26–0
October 14Purdue
  • Burdine Stadium
  • Miami, FL
L 0–14
October 21Georgia
  • Burdine Stadium
  • Miami, FL
W 13–9
November 4Detroit
  • Burdine Stadium
  • Miami, FL
W 27–635,031[1]
November 11South Carolina
  • Burdine Stadium
  • Miami, FL
W 13–7
November 18Florida
W 28–13
November 25No. 20 Kentucky
  • Burdine Stadium
  • Miami, FL
L 6–21
December 2No. 15 Maryland
  • Burdine Stadium
  • Miami, FL
L 0–1335,000
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

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References

  1. ^ Dick Peters (November 5, 1949). "Miami Racks Up Titans, 27-6". Detroit Free Press. p. 16 – via Newspapers.com.
  2. ^ "1949 Football Schedule". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved November 18, 2016.