|1951 NC State Wolfpack football|
|1951 record||3–7 (2–4 SoCon)|
|Head coach||Beattie Feathers (8th season)|
|Home stadium||Riddick Stadium|
|1951 Southern Conference football standings|
|Washington & Lee||5||–||1||–||0||6||–||4||–||0|
|William & Mary||5||–||1||–||0||7||–||3||–||0|
|§ – Conference co-champions |
Rankings from AP Poll
The 1951 NC State Wolfpack football team represented North Carolina State University during the 1951 college football season. The Wolfpack were led by eighth-year head coach Beattie Feathers and played their home games at Riddick Stadium in Raleigh, North Carolina. They competed as members of the Southern Conference, finishing with a conference record of 2–6, and a 3–7 record overall. Feathers was fired as head coach at the conclusion of the season. He had a record of 37–38–3 at NC State.
Schedule[edit | edit source]
|September 15||Catawba*||W 34–0|
|September 22||at North Carolina||L 0–21|
|September 29||Wake Forest||L 6–21|
|October 6||No. 18 Clemson||L 0–6|
|October 13||at Duke||L 21–27|
|October 20||William & Mary||L 28–35|
|October 27||at VPI||W 19–14|
|November 2||at Louisville*||L 2–26|
|November 10||at Davidson||Charlotte, NC||W 31–0|
|November 17||at No. 5 Maryland||L 0–53|
References[edit | edit source]
- "Beattie Feathers Fired by NC State". The Atlanta Constitution: p. 14. December 4, 1951.
- "1951 North Carolina State Wolfpack Schedule and Results". Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/north-carolina-state/1951-schedule.html.