1945 Denver Pioneers Football Team
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1945 Denver Pioneers Football Team
1945 Denver Pioneers football
MSC champion
Sun Bowl, L 24-34 vs. New Mexico
ConferenceMountain States Conference
1945 record4-5-1 (4-1 MSC)
Head coachCac Hubbard (5th season)
Home stadiumDU Stadium
Seasons
← 1944
1946 →
1945 MSC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Denver $ 4 1 0     4 5 1
Colorado 3 1 0     5 3 0
Utah 3 2 0     4 4 0
Utah State 1 3 0     4 3 0
Colorado A&M 0 4 0     2 5 1
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1945 Denver Pioneers football team was an American football team that represented the University of Denver in the Mountain States Conference (MSC) during the 1945 college football season. In its fifth season under head coach Cac Hubbard, the team compiled a 4-5-1 record (4-1 against MSC opponents), won the conference championship, lost to New Mexico in the 1946 Sun Bowl, and outscored all opponents by a total of 201 to 182.[1]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 22at Colorado College*L 0-12
September 28Kansas*L 19-20
October 6Oklahoma A&M*
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
L 7-31
October 12Utah
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
W 21-7
October 20at Drake*T 19-19
October 27Utah State
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
W 41-6
November 3at UtahL 21-33
November 10Colorado A&M
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
W 35-12
November 22Colorado
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
W 14-8
January 1, 1946vs. New Mexico*L 24-3415,000[2]
  • *Non-conference game

References

  1. ^ "1945 Denver Pioneers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 2019.
  2. ^ "Lobos Overwhelm Denver Pioneers 34 to 24: Break Jinx to Win 1st Sun Bowl Game For Border Loop". Albuquerque Journal. January 2, 1946. pp. 1, 4 – via Newspapers.com.

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