1950 Hardin–Simmons Cowboys football team

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.[1][2][3]

1950 Hardin–Simmons Cowboys football
ConferenceBorder Conference
Record5–5 (3–3 Border)
Head coach
Seasons
← 1949
1951 →
1950 Border Conference football standings
Conf Overall
Team W   L   T W   L   T
West Texas State $ 6 0 0 10 1 0
Arizona State 4 1 0 9 2 0
Texas Western 4 2 0 7 3 0
Texas Tech 3 2 0 3 8 0
Hardin–Simmons 3 3 0 5 5 0
Arizona 2 4 0 4 6 0
New Mexico 2 5 0 2 8 0
New Mexico A&M 1 4 0 2 7 0
Arizona State–Flagstaff 0 4 0 2 7 0
  • $ – Conference champion

Only one Hardin-Simmons players was named to the 1950 All-Border Conference football team: quarterback John Ford.[4]

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 16at New Mexico A&MLas Cruces, NMW 48–0
September 23at Cincinnati*Cincinnati, OHL 7–19
September 30Trinity (TX)*Abilene, TXW 41–0
October 7at ArizonaL 28–32
October 14Arizona StateAbilene, TXW 41–14
October 20Houston*Abilene, TXW 14–13
November 3at Loyola (CA)*L 20–2118,500[5]
November 11at Texas WesternL 20–21
November 18West Texas StateAbilene, TXL 31–47
December 2Texas TechAbilene, TXW 28–13
  • *Non-conference game

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2007 Cowboy Football Media Guide" (PDF). Hardin-Simmons University. pp. 69, 75. Retrieved January 30, 2019.
  2. ^ "1950 Hardin-Simmons Cowboys Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved January 30, 2019.
  3. ^ "1950 Border Intercollegiate Athletic Association Year Summary". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved January 30, 2019.
  4. ^ 2007 Cowboy Football Media Guide, p. 65.
  5. ^ Jack Geyer (November 4, 1950). "Loyola Shades Texans, 21-20". Los Angeles Times. pp. III-1, III-2 – via Newspapers.com.