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1959 Colorado State Rams football
ConferenceSkyline Conference
1959 record6–4 (5–2 Skyline)
Head coachDon Mullison (4th season)
Home stadiumColorado Field
Seasons
← 1958
1960 →

Template:1959 Skyline Conference football standings The 1959 Colorado State Rams football team represented Colorado State University in the Skyline Conference during the 1959 college football season. In their fourth season under head coach Don Mullison, the Rams compiled a 6–4 record (5–2 against Skyline opponents), finished second in the Skyline Conference, and were outscored by opponents by a total of 147 to 123.[1][2]

The team's statistical leaders included Bill Wade with 197 passing yards, Wayne Schneider with 457 rushing yards, and Al Fortune with 99 receiving yards.[3]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 19at Pacific*
  • Tiger Stadium
  • Stockton, CA
W 9–617,000[4]
September 26New Mexico
W 14–9
October 3Denver
  • Colorado Field
  • Fort Collins, CO
W 15–0
October 10at WyomingL 0–29
October 17Arizona State*
  • Colorado Field
  • Fort Collins, CO
L 9–24
October 24at Army*
L 6–25
October 31at Montana
  • Dornblaser Field
  • Missoula, MT
W 26–16
November 7Utah State
  • Colorado Field
  • Fort Collins, CO
W 10–7
November 14at UtahW 21–17
November 21at BYU
  • Cougar Stadium
  • Provo, UT
L 13–14
  • *Non-conference game

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