American Football Database
American Football Database
1937 Colorado Buffaloes football
RMC champion
Cotton Bowl Classic, L 14–28 vs. Rice
ConferenceRocky Mountain Conference
APNo. 17
1937 record8–1 (7–0 RMC)
Head coachBunny Oakes (3rd season)
Home stadiumColorado Stadium
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Template:1937 Rocky Mountain Conference football standings The 1937 Colorado Buffaloes football team was an American football team that represented the University of Colorado during the 1937 college football season. Head coach Bunny Oakes led the team to a 7–0 mark in the Rocky Mountain Conference (RMC) and 8–0 during the regular season. The team then lost to Rice in the 1938 Cotton Bowl Classic, to finish at 8–1 overall. This was the program's final year in the RMC, as they moved to the Mountain States Conference the following year.[1]


October 2Missouri*
W 14–6
October 9Utah State
  • Colorado Stadium
  • Boulder, CO
W 33–0
October 16BYU
  • Colorado Stadium
  • Boulder, CO
W 14–0[2]
October 23Colorado State
  • Colorado Stadium
  • Boulder, CO
W 47–0
October 30Colorado Mines
  • Colorado Stadium
  • Boulder, CO
W 54–0
November 6at UtahW 17–7
November 13Colorado CollegeNo. 16
  • Colorado Stadium
  • Boulder, CO
W 35–6
November 25at DenverNo. 16W 34–7
January 1vs. No. 18 RiceNo. 17L 14–28
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

Source: [3]


Template:Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference football champions