1950 New Mexico Lobos football team

The 1950 New Mexico Lobos football team represented the University of New Mexico in the Border Conference during the 1950 college football season. In their first season under head coach Dudley DeGroot, the Lobos compiled a 2–8 record (2–5 against conference opponents), finished seventh in the conference, and were outscored by opponents by a total of 330 to 160. On defense, the team allowed an average of 33 points per game, ranking 116th of 120 major college teams.[1][2]

1950 New Mexico Lobos football
ConferenceBorder Conference
Record2–8 (2–5 Border)
Head coach
Home stadiumZimmerman Field
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

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 23Arizona State–Flagstaff
  • Zimmerman Field
  • Albuquerque, NM
W 78–0
September 30at Arizona StateL 6–41
October 7New Mexico A&M
  • Zimmerman Field
  • Albuquerque, NM (rivalry)
W 26–13
October 14at West Texas State
L 6–4512,000
October 21Texas Western
  • Zimmerman Field
  • Albuquerque, NM
L 13–41
October 28at Wyoming*L 0–44
November 4Arizona 
  • Zimmerman Field
  • Albuquerque, NM (rivalry)
L 0–38
November 11at No. 1 Army*L 0–51
November 18Bradley*
  • Zimmerman Field
  • Albuquerque, NM
L 19–20
November 25at Texas TechL 12–377,000
  • *Non-conference game
  •  Homecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1950 New Mexico Lobos Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved November 7, 2018.
  2. ^ "2018 New Mexico Football Media Guide" (PDF). University of New Mexico. 2018. p. 140. Retrieved November 7, 2018.[permanent dead link]