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1936 Denver Pioneers football
ConferenceRocky Mountain Conference
1936 record7–1–1 (6–1–1 RMC)
Head coachBill Saunders (1st season)
Home stadiumDU Stadium
Seasons
← 1935
1937 →
Template:1936 Rocky Mountain Conference football standings

The 1936 Denver Pioneers football team was an American football team that represented the University of Denver in the Rocky Mountain Conference (RMC) during the 1936 college football season. In its first season under head coach Bill Saunders, the team compiled a 7–1–1 record (6–1–1 against RMC opponents), finished second in the conference, and outscored opponents by a total of 141 to 88.[1]

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 26Colorado MinesW 20–8
October 2Colorado College
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
W 7–2
October 10Colorado A&M
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
W 14–7
October 17Utahdagger
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
L 6–31> 15,000[2]
October 24Wyoming
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
W 25–14
October 31Utah State
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
T 0–0[3]
November 7at Drake*W 27–13
November 14BYU
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
W 35–76,070[4]
November 26Colorado
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
W 7–6
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming

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