1945 Denver Pioneers football
MSC champion
Sun Bowl, L 24–34 vs. New Mexico
ConferenceMountain States Conference
1945 record4–5–1 (4–1 MSC)
Head coachCac Hubbard (5th season)
Home stadiumDU Stadium
← 1944
1946 →

Template:1945 MSC football standings The 1945 Denver Pioneers football team was an American football team that represented the University of Denver in the Mountain States Conference (MSC) during the 1945 college football season. In its fifth season under head coach Cac Hubbard, the team compiled a 4–5–1 record (4–1 against MSC opponents), won the conference championship, lost to New Mexico in the 1946 Sun Bowl, and outscored all opponents by a total of 201 to 182.[1]

Schedule[edit | edit source]

September 22at Colorado College*L 0–12
September 28Kansas*L 19–20
October 6Oklahoma A&M*
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
L 7–31
October 12Utah
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
W 21–7
October 20at Drake*T 19–19
October 27Utah State
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
W 41–6
November 3at UtahL 21–33
November 10Colorado A&M
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
W 35–12
November 22Colorado
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
W 14–8
January 1, 1946vs. New Mexico*L 24–3415,000[2]
  • *Non-conference game

References[edit | edit source]

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