1949 New Mexico Lobos football
ConferenceBorder Conference
1949 record2–8 (1–6 Border)
Head coachBerl Huffman (3rd season)
Home stadiumZimmerman Field
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Template:1949 Border Conference football standings The 1949 New Mexico Lobos football team represented the University of New Mexico in the Border Conference during the 1949 college football season. In their third and final season under head coach Berl Huffman, the Lobos compiled a 2–8 record (1–6 against conference opponents), finished eighth in the Border Conference, and were outscored by opponents by a total of 307 to 98.[1][2]


September 24Wyoming*L 14–41
September 30at [[{{{school}}}|New Mexico A&M]]Las Cruces, NM (rivalry)W 14–13
October 8at Rice*L 0–55
October 15vs. Hardin–SimmonsOdessa, TXL 7–34[3]
October 22at Texas WesternEl Paso, TXL 0–7
October 29Arizona State
  • Zimmerman Field
  • Albuquerque, NM
L 19–28
November 5at ArizonaL 14–46
November 12Colorado*
  • Zimmerman Field
  • Albuquerque, NM
W 17–15
November 19Texas Tech
  • Zimmerman Field
  • Albuquerque, NM
L 0–2710,000
November 26West Texas State
  • Zimmerman Field
  • Albuquerque, NM
L 13–41
  • *Non-conference game


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