1950 North Carolina Tar Heels football
ConferenceSouthern Conference
1950 record3–5–2 (3–2–1 SoCon)
Head coachCarl Snavely (8th season)
Home stadiumKenan Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1949
1951 →
1950 Southern Conference football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Washington & Lee 6 0 0     8 3 0
Clemson 3 0 1     9 0 1
VMI 5 1 0     6 4 0
Wake Forest 6 1 1     6 1 2
Maryland 4 1 1     7 2 1
Duke 5 2 0     7 3 0
North Carolina 3 2 1     3 5 2
George Washington 4 3 0     5 4 0
NC State 4 4 1     5 4 1
William & Mary 3 3 0     4 7 0
The Citadel 2 3 0     4 6 0
South Carolina 2 4 1     3 4 2
Furman 2 4 0     2 9 1
West Virginia 1 3 0     2 8 0
Davidson 1 5 0     3 6 0
Richmond 1 8 0     2 8 0
Virginia Tech 0 8 0     0 10 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1950 North Carolina Tar Heels football team represented the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill during the 1950 college football season. The Tar Heels were led by eighth-year head coach Carl Snavely, and played their home games at Kenan Memorial Stadium. The team competed as a member of the Southern Conference.

Center and linebacker Irv Holdash was named a first-team All-American by the All-America Board and Associated Press.[1]

Schedule[edit | edit source]

DateOpponentRankSiteResult
September 23NC StateNo. 20W 13–7
September 30at No. 1 Notre Dame*No. 20L 7–14
October 7at Georgia*No. 11T 0–0
October 14Wake Forest
  • Kenan Memorial Stadium
  • Chapel Hill, NC (rivalry)
L 7–13
October 28William & Mary
  • Kenan Memorial Stadium
  • Chapel Hill, NC
W 40–7
November 4at No. 11 Tennessee*L 0–16
November 11No. 18 Maryland
  • Kenan Memorial Stadium
  • Chapel Hill, NC
T 7–7
November 18at South CarolinaW 14–7
November 25Duke
L 0–7
December 2at Virginia*L 13–44
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game time

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