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1950 San Diego State Aztecs football team

The 1950 San Diego State Aztecs football team represented San Diego State College[note 1] during the 1950 college football season.

1950 San Diego State Aztecs football
CCAA champion
ConferenceCalifornia Collegiate Athletic Association
1950 record5–3–1 (3–0–1 CCAA)
Head coachBill Schutte (4th season)
Home stadiumAztec Bowl
Seasons
← 1949
1951 →
1950 California Collegiate Athletic Association football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
San Diego State $ 3 0 1     5 3 1
Santa Barbara 3 1 0     7 3 0
Pepperdine 2 2 0     4 5 0
Fresno State 1 2 1     2 6 1
Cal Poly 0 4 0     3 7 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

San Diego State competed in the California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA). The team was led by fourth-year head coach Bill Schutte, and played home games at Aztec Bowl. They finished the season with five wins, three losses and one tie (5–3–1, 3–0–1 CCAA). Overall, the team outscored its opponents 212–186 for the season.

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ScheduleEdit

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 20 at Hawaii* Honolulu StadiumHonolulu, HI W 49–27   15,000[1]
September 29 at San Jose State[note 2]* Spartan StadiumSan Jose, California L 0–26   8,000[2]
October 7 San Diego Marines[3][note 3]* Aztec BowlSan Diego, California L 14–28   10,000[4]
October 14 Pepperdine[note 4] Aztec Bowl • San Diego W 28–14   10,000[5]
October 21 Fresno State[note 5] Aztec Bowl • San Diego (Rivalry) T 20–20   6,000[6]
October 28 Pomona-Claremont[note 6]*  Aztec Bowl • San Diego W 48–20   7,500[7]
November 4 at Arizona State[note 7]* Goodwin StadiumTempe, Arizona L 13–31   17,000[8]
November 18 at Cal Poly[note 8] Mustang StadiumSan Luis Obispo, California W 12–8   1,000[9]
November 25 at Santa Barbara[note 9] La Playa Stadium • Santa Barbara, California W 28–12   [10]
*Non-conference game.  Homecoming.

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Team players in the NFLEdit

No San Diego State players were selected in the 1951 NFL Draft.[13]

NotesEdit

  1. ^ San Diego State University was known as San Diego State College from 1935 to 1971.
  2. ^ San Jose State University was known as San Jose State College from 1935 to 1971.
  3. ^ The Marine Corps Recruit Depot (MCRD) in San Diego fielded a team that played against colleges and other military teams from 1922 to 1964.
  4. ^ Pepperdine University was known as George Pepperdine College from 1937 to 1970.
  5. ^ California State University, Fresno was known as Fresno State College from 1949 to 1971.
  6. ^ What is now known as the Pomona-Pitzer football team was known as Pomona-Claremont from 1950 to 1961. Pitzer College did not exist until 1963.
  7. ^ Arizona State University was known as Arizona State College from 1945 to 1957.
  8. ^ The official name of Cal Poly has been California Polytechnic State University since 1947. However, it is more commonly known as either Cal Poly San Luis Obispo or just Cal Poly.
  9. ^ University of California, Santa Barbara was known as Santa Barbara College of the University of California from 1944 to 1957.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Howard Hagen (September 22, 1950). "Aztecs Back Today From Isle Victory". The San Diego Union. San Diego, California. p. B-5.
  2. ^ Howard Hagen (September 30, 1950). "Spartans Thump Aztecs, 26 to 0". The San Diego Union. San Diego, California. p. B-3.
  3. ^ "Military Glory: Service Teams, in Their Heyday, Won Championships, Thrilled the Fans". Retrieved January 5, 2017.
  4. ^ Howard Hagen (October 8, 1950). "Devil Dogs Win 28 To 14". The San Diego Union. San Diego, California. p. B-3.
  5. ^ Howard Hagen (October 15, 1950). "Aztecs Whip Waves, 28 To 14". The San Diego Union. San Diego, California. p. B-2.
  6. ^ Howard Hagen (October 22, 1950). "Last-Second Pass Gives Aztecs Tie". The San Diego Union. San Diego, California. p. B-2.
  7. ^ Howard Hagen (October 29, 1950). "Aztecs Drub Hens, 48-20". The San Diego Union. San Diego, California. p. B-3.
  8. ^ Howard Hagen (November 5, 1950). "Tempe Tacks 31-13 Loss On Aztecs". The San Diego Union. San Diego, California. p. B-3.
  9. ^ Howard Hagen (November 20, 1950). "Art Preston Hero, Aztecs Best Poly". The San Diego Union. San Diego, California. p. B-2.
  10. ^ Howard Hagen (November 26, 1950). "Staters Win, Capture Title". The San Diego Union. San Diego, California. p. B-2.
  11. ^ "San Diego State Yearly Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved January 16, 2017.
  12. ^ "San Diego State 2016 Football Media Guide". Retrieved December 7, 2016.
  13. ^ "1951 NFL Draft". Retrieved December 7, 2016.