1950 Yale Bulldogs football team

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1950 Yale Bulldogs football
ConferenceIndependent
1950 record6–3
Head coachHerman Hickman (3rd season)
Home stadiumYale Bowl
Seasons
← 1949
1951 →
1950 Eastern college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Franklin & Marshall         9 0 0
No. 6 Princeton         9 0 0
No. 2 Army         8 1 0
Fordham         8 1 0
Carnegie Tech         7 1 0
Drexel         6 1 0
No. 20 Cornell         7 2 0
Penn         6 3 0
Yale         6 3 0
Buffalo         5 3 0
Colgate         5 3 0
Penn State         5 3 1
Syracuse         5 5 0
Temple         4 4 1
Tufts         4 4 1
Columbia         4 5 0
Villanova         4 5 0
Holy Cross         4 5 1
Dartmouth         3 5 1
Duquesne         2 6 1
NYU         1 5 1
Harvard         1 7 0
Brown         1 8 0
Pittsburgh         1 8 0
Boston College         0 9 1
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1950 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1950 college football season. The Bulldogs were led by third-year head coach Herman Hickman, played their home games at the Yale Bowl and finished the season with a 6–3 record.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 23ConnecticutW 25–0
September 30Brown
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
W 36–1235,000[3]
October 7Fordham
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
W 21–14
October 14Columbia
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
W 20–1430,000[4]
October 15at No. 17 CornellL 0–732,000[5]
October 28Holy Cross
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
W 14–13
November 4Dartmouth
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
L 0–735,000[6]
November 18No. 7 Princeton
L 12–47
November 25at HarvardW 14–640,000[7]
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1950 Yale Bulldogs Schedule and Results". Sports Reference. Retrieved October 15, 2016.
  2. ^ "Yale Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved October 15, 2016.
  3. ^ Nichols, Joseph C. (October 1, 1950). "Yale Speed Trims Brown Team, 36-12". The New York Times. New York, N.Y. p. S1.
  4. ^ Nichols, Joseph C. (October 15, 1950). "Yale Tops Columbia; Elis Triumph, 20-14". The New York Times. New York, N.Y. p. S1.
  5. ^ Danzig, Allison (October 22, 1950). "Cornell Defeats Yale, 7-0; Battle at Ithaca". The New York Times. New York, N.Y. p. S1.
  6. ^ Werden, Lincoln A. (November 5, 1950). "Tyler Scores Touchdown as Big Green Trims Yale". The New York Times. New York, N.Y. p. S1.
  7. ^ Nichols, Joseph C. (November 26, 1950). "Yale Downs Harvard; Elis in Front, 14-6". The New York Times. New York, N.Y. p. S1.