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1946 Oklahoma A&M Cowboys football
ConferenceMissouri Valley Conference
1946 record3–7–1 (1–1 MVC)
Head coachJim Lookabaugh (8th season)
Home stadiumLewis Field
Seasons
← 1945
1947 →
Template:1946 Missouri Valley Conference football standings

The 1946 Oklahoma A&M Cowboys football team represented Oklahoma Agricultural and Mechanical College (later renamed Oklahoma State University–Stillwater) in the Missouri Valley Conference during the 1946 college football season. In their eighth year under head coach Jim Lookabaugh, the Cowboys compiled a 3–7–1 record (1–1 against conference opponents), tied for third place in the conference, and were outscored by opponents by a combined total of 264 to 202.[1][2]

The team's statistical leaders included halfback Bob Meinert with 344 rushing yards, Bob Fenimore with 497 passing yards and 38 points scored, and end Neill Armstrong with 479 receiving yards.[3]

Two Oklahoma A&M players received first-team All-Missouri Valley Conference honors in 1946: Bob Fenimore and Neill Armstrong.[4]

The team played its home games at Lewis Field in Stillwater, Oklahoma.

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 21Denver*W 40–7
September 28Arkansas*
  • Lewis Field
  • Stillwater, Oklahoma
T 21–21
October 5at Texas*L 6–54
October 11at SMU*L 6–15
October 19at Georgia*L 13–33
October 26TCU*
  • Lewis Field
  • Stillwater, Oklahoma
W 7–6
November 2at Kansas*L 13–14
November 9at TulsaL 18–20
November 16at Texas Tech*L 7–1413,000
November 23Drakedagger
  • Lewis Field
  • Stillwater, Oklahoma
W 59–7
November 30No. 17 Oklahoma*
L 12–73
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

ReferencesEdit

  1. "1946 Oklahoma State Cowboys Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/oklahoma-state/1946-schedule.html. Retrieved September 25, 2017.
  2. "Oklahoma State Cowboy Football 2016 Guide". Oklahoma State University. p. 172. https://s3.amazonaws.com/sidearm.sites/okstate.com/documents/2016/8/1/2016_Oklahoma_State_Football_Guide.pdf. Retrieved September 25, 2017.
  3. 2016 Football Guide, pp. 168, 170.
  4. 2016 Football Guide, p. 155.
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