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Template:Infobox college sports team season Template:1950 Eastern college football independents records The 1950 Penn Quakers football team was an American football team that represented the University of Pennsylvania as an independent during the 1950 college football season. In its 13th season under head coach George Munger, the team compiled a 6–3 record and outscored opponents by a total of 223 to 95.[1] The team played its home games at Franklin Field in Philadelphia.

Schedule

DateOpponentRankSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 30VirginiaW 21–7
October 7at No. 9 CaliforniaNo. 20L 7–14
October 14DartmouthW 42–2638,000[2]
October 21at ColumbiaNew York, NYW 34–030,000[3]
October 28Navy
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA
W 30–7
November 4 No. 2 ArmyNo. 15
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA
L 13–28
November 11Brown
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA
W 50–045,000[4]
November 18 No. 15 WisconsinNo. 20
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA
W 20–0
November 25CornellNo. 13
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA (rivalry)
L 6–1317,846[5]
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

References

  1. "1950 Pennsylvania Quakers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/pennsylvania/1950-schedule.html. Retrieved April 6, 2020.
  2. Sheehan, Joseph M. (October 15, 1950). "Penn Team Stops Dartmouth, 42-26". The New York Times (New York, N.Y.): p. S1.
  3. Sheehan, Joseph M. (October 22, 1950). "Penn Routs Columbia, 34-0; Corbo Quaker Ace". The New York Times (New York, N.Y.): p. S1.
  4. Nichols, Joseph C. (November 12, 1950). "Penn Overwhelms Brown Team, 50-0". The New York Times (New York, N.Y.): p. S1.
  5. Danzig, Allison (November 26, 1950). "Cornell Tops Penn; Big Red Victor, 13-6". The New York Times (New York, N.Y.): p. S1.