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1948 Independent Year Summary

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Record: 178-141-13, .556 W-L% (7th of 10) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 1.79 (5th of 10) ▪ SOS: -0.23 (6th of 10)

Ranked in First AP Poll:(Army, Harvard, Nevada, Notre Dame, Penn State and Pennsylvania)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Army, Cornell, Michigan State, Notre Dame and Penn State)

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Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Notre Dame 9 0 1 .950 0 0 0 32.0 9.3 23.89 7.09
Army 8 0 1 .944 0 0 0 32.7 9.9 18.67 2.67
Cornell 8 1 0 .889 0 0 0 24.9 12.4 12.04 2.15
Penn State 7 1 1 .833 0 0 0 24.3 6.1 12.89 -0.89
Nevada 9 2 0 .818 0 0 0 43.6 12.1 6.57 -9.52
Brown 7 2 0 .778 0 0 0 26.9 11.4 5.39 -5.61
Rutgers 7 2 0 .778 0 0 0 24.9 14.4 1.37 -7.30
Villanova 8 2 1 .773 0 0 0 25.6 11.4 12.22 0.86
Boston University 6 2 0 .750 0 0 0 15.9 12.8 -6.54 -10.92
Dartmouth 6 2 0 .750 0 0 0 26.6 16.3 13.21 3.83
Santa Clara 7 2 1 .750 0 0 0 22.8 15.3 9.35 3.85
West Virginia 9 3 0 .750 0 0 0 21.4 11.7 3.11 -5.72
Michigan State 6 2 2 .700 0 0 0 35.9 13.0 16.15 4.35
Boston College 5 2 2 .667 0 0 0 16.9 14.9 6.38 3.71
Detroit Mercy 6 3 0 .667 0 0 0 23.2 12.4 -0.61 -8.38
Pittsburgh 6 3 0 .667 0 0 0 13.2 17.1 6.97 7.19
Pennsylvania 5 3 0 .625 0 0 0 21.1 14.6 12.68 7.18
Virginia 5 3 1 .611 0 0 0 19.4 17.4 0.17 -2.05
Harvard 4 4 0 .500 0 0 0 16.3 23.0 3.68 7.18
Holy Cross 5 5 0 .500 0 0 0 15.1 12.8 -1.87 -3.27
Princeton 4 4 0 .500 0 0 0 23.0 19.5 4.84 5.21
Chattanooga 4 5 0 .444 0 0 0 12.8 12.6 -2.90 -2.12
Columbia 4 5 0 .444 0 0 0 21.6 19.7 5.20 3.98
Yale 4 5 0 .444 0 0 0 18.6 18.9 -0.01 2.10
Georgetown 3 4 1 .438 0 0 0 12.3 12.9 -6.47 -5.09
Miami (FL) 4 6 0 .400 0 0 0 15.4 17.9 0.00 2.80
Saint Mary's (CA) 4 6 0 .400 0 0 0 15.0 16.1 -2.84 -1.24
Colgate 3 6 0 .333 0 0 0 14.8 21.8 -5.91 0.65
Fordham 3 6 0 .333 0 0 0 20.2 21.3 -13.87 -11.09
New York University 3 6 0 .333 0 0 0 10.7 21.1 -16.18 -9.29
Temple 2 6 1 .278 0 0 0 10.6 20.2 -10.10 -3.87
Duquesne 2 7 0 .222 0 0 0 11.3 26.7 -11.92 -1.70
San Francisco 2 7 0 .222 0 0 0 13.7 24.0 -11.51 -2.62
Marquette 2 8 0 .200 0 0 0 12.7 21.2 -7.66 0.94
Syracuse 1 8 0 .111 0 0 0 9.9 27.1 -13.09 0.91
Navy 0 8 1 .056 0 0 0 8.6 25.2 1.09 15.64

AP Poll Summary

School 10/4 10/11 10/18 10/25 11/1 11/8 11/15 11/22 Final
Notre Dame 1 2 2 2 1 2 2 2 2
Army 5 5 5 5 4 3 3 3 6
Michigan State     19 17 17 12 12 11 14
Penn State 10 9 8 12 14 5 6 18 18
Cornell   13 12       19   19
Harvard 18                
Nevada 19 17 15 10 11 16      
Pennsylvania 12 8 7 7 7 17 16 19  

2 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1949-01-01 Harbor Bowl Villanova 27 Nevada 7 Harbor Bowl (San Diego, CA)
1949-01-01 Sun Bowl West Virginia 21 Texas-El Paso 12 Sun Bowl (El Paso, TX)