The 1950 Hardin–Simmons Cowboys football team was an American football team that represented Hardin–Simmons University in the Border Conference during the 1950 college football season. In its seventh season under head coach Warren B. Woodson, the team compiled a 5–5 record (3–3 against conference opponents), finished fifth in the conference, and outscored opponents by a total of 278 to 180.
|1950 Hardin–Simmons Cowboys football|
|Record||5–5 (3–3 Border)|
|1950 Border Conference football standings|
|West Texas State $||6||–||0||–||0||10||–||1||–||0|
|New Mexico A&M||1||–||4||–||0||2||–||7||–||0|
Only one Hardin-Simmons players was named to the 1950 All-Border Conference football team: quarterback John Ford.
|September 16||at New Mexico A&M||Las Cruces, NM||W 48–0|
|September 23||at Cincinnati*||Cincinnati, OH||L 7–19|
|September 30||Trinity (TX)*||Abilene, TX||W 41–0|
|October 7||at Arizona||L 28–32|
|October 14||Arizona State||Abilene, TX||W 41–14|
|October 20||Houston*||Abilene, TX||W 14–13|
|November 3||at Loyola (CA)*||L 20–21||18,500|||
|November 11||at Texas Western||L 20–21|
|November 18||West Texas State||Abilene, TX||L 31–47|
|December 2||Texas Tech||Abilene, TX||W 28–13|
- "2007 Cowboy Football Media Guide" (PDF). Hardin-Simmons University. pp. 69, 75. Retrieved January 30, 2019.
- "1950 Hardin-Simmons Cowboys Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved January 30, 2019.
- "1950 Border Intercollegiate Athletic Association Year Summary". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved January 30, 2019.
- 2007 Cowboy Football Media Guide, p. 65.
- Jack Geyer (November 4, 1950). "Loyola Shades Texans, 21-20". Los Angeles Times. pp. III-1, III-2 – via Newspapers.com.