1946 Utah Utes football team

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1946 Utah Utes football
Pineapple Bowl, L 16–19 vs. Hawaii
ConferenceMountain States Conference
1946 record8–3 (4–2 MSC)
Head coachIke Armstrong (22nd season)
Home stadiumUte Stadium
Seasons
← 1945
1947 →
1946 MSC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Utah State $ 4 1 1     7 2 1
Denver $ 4 1 1     5 5 1
Utah 4 2 0     8 3 0
Colorado 3 2 1     5 4 1
BYU 3 2 1     5 4 1
Colorado A&M 1 5 0     2 7 0
Wyoming 0 6 0     1 8 1
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1946 Utah Utes football team represented the University of Utah during the 1946 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 28New Mexico*W 56–14
October 5Arizona*
  • Ute Stadium
  • Salt Lake City, UT
W 14–7
October 12at BYUW 35–6
October 19at DenverL 14–20
October 26Wyoming
  • Ute Stadium
  • Salt Lake City, UT
W 27–7
November 2Coloradodagger
  • Ute Stadium
  • Salt Lake City, UT (rivalry)
W 7–010,575[1]
November 9at Colorado A&MW 13–0
November 16at San Francisco*W 21–13
November 28Utah State
  • Ute Stadium
  • Salt Lake City, UT (rivalry)
L 14–22
December 25at Hawaii All-Stars*W 40–6
January 1at Hawaii*
L 16–19
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming

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After the season[edit]

NFL Draft[edit]

Utah had one player selected in the 1947 NFL Draft.[4]

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Ralph Olsen Defensive End 32 297 Green Bay Packers

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2009 Colorado Buffaloes Football Media Guide" (PDF). University of Colorado Athletics. p. 12. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2010-07-03. Retrieved 2010-08-06.
  2. ^ "Ute Record Book" (PDF). University of Utah. p. 6. Retrieved 2010-07-16.
  3. ^ "Coaching Records Game by Game Ike J. Armstrong 1946". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved 2010-08-06.
  4. ^ "1947 NFL Draft Listing". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved 2010-08-05.