1952 New Mexico Lobos football
ConferenceSkyline Conference
1952 record7–2 (5–1 Skyline)
Head coachDudley DeGroot (3rd season)
Home stadiumZimmerman Field
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Template:1952 Skyline Conference football standings The 1952 New Mexico Lobos football team represented the University of New Mexico in the Skyline Conference during the 1952 college football season. In their third and final season under head coach Dudley DeGroot, the Lobos compiled a 7–2 record (5–1 against Skyline opponents), and outscored all opponents by a total of 119 to 46.[1][2]

On defense, the team shut out five opponents and allowed an average of 5.1 points per game, ranking as "the least-scored-on major college team in the nation."[3]


September 27at BYUProvo, UTL 10–14
October 4[[{{{school}}}|New Mexico A&M]]*W 23–08,500[4]
October 18at WyomingW 7–0
October 25at Texas Western*W 14–13
November 1Arizona*dagger
  • Zimmerman Field
  • Albuquerque, NM
L 7–1312,000[5]
November 8at DenverW 15–0
November 15Colorado A&M
  • Zimmerman Field
  • Albuquerque, NM
W 3–0
November 22Montana
  • Zimmerman Field
  • Albuquerque, NM
W 12–610,000[6]
December 6Utah State
  • Zimmerman Field
  • Albuquerque, NM
W 28–010,000[3]
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming


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