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1948 Kansas State Wildcats football
ConferenceBig Seven Conference
1948 record1–9 (0–6 Big 7)
Head coachRalph Graham (1st season)
Home stadiumMemorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1947
1949 →
1948 Big 7 football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#5 Oklahoma 5 0 0     10 1 0
Missouri 5 1 0     8 3 0
Kansas 4 2 0     7 3 0
Colorado 2 3 0     3 6 0
Iowa State 2 4 0     4 6 0
Nebraska 2 4 0     2 8 0
Kansas State 0 6 0     1 9 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1948 Kansas State Wildcats football team represented Kansas State University in the 1948 college football season. Ralph Graham served his first year as the team's head coach. The Wildcats played their home games in Memorial Stadium. The Wildcats finished the season with a 1–9 record with a 0–6 record in conference play. They finished in last place in the Big Seven Conference. The Wildcats scored 78 points and gave up 323 points.[1]

The victory against Arkansas State ended an NCAA-record 28-game losing streak.

ScheduleEdit

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
9/25/1948* at Illinois Memorial StadiumChampaign, Illinois L 0–40   19,593
10/2/1948 Iowa State Memorial StadiumManhattan, Kansas L 0–20   14,777
10/9/1948* Arkansas State Memorial Stadium • Manhattan, Kansas W 27–6    
10/16/1948 at Oklahoma Oklahoma Memorial StadiumNorman, Oklahoma L 0–42    
10/23/1948 at Colorado Folsom FieldBoulder, Colorado L 7–51   19,518
10/30/1948† Missouri Memorial Stadium • Manhattan, Kansas L 7–49   15,000
11/6/1948 at Nebraska Memorial StadiumLincoln, Nebraska L 0–32   36,000
11/13/1948 Kansas Memorial Stadium • Manhattan, Kansas (Sunflower Showdown) L 14–20   18,000
11/20/1948* at Oklahoma A&M Lewis FieldStillwater, Oklahoma L 6–42    
11/25/1948* at Saint Louis Sportsman's ParkSt. Louis, Missouri L 7–21   8,237
*Non-Conference Game. Homecoming. #Rankings from AP. All times are in Central Time.

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