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1959 Missouri Valley Conference Year Summary

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Record: 27-22-2, .549 W-L% (4th of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: -1.43 (8th of 12) ▪ SOS: -3.23 (8th of 12)

Conference Champion: Houston and North Texas

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll: 0
Ranked in Final AP Poll: 0

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
North Texas 9 2 0 .818 3 1 0 .750 27.5 9.4 4.78 -8.22
Houston 3 7 0 .300 3 1 0 .750 10.5 17.0 -2.47 4.13
Tulsa 5 5 0 .500 2 2 0 .500 13.7 16.4 -1.68 0.62
Wichita State 5 4 1 .550 1 2 1 .375 18.1 16.1 -4.75 -6.75
Cincinnati 5 4 1 .550 0 3 1 .125 19.3 14.8 -3.01 -5.91

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/21 9/28 10/5 10/12 10/19 10/26 11/2 11/9 11/16 11/23 11/30 Final
North Texas               20 16        

1 Bowl Game

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1959-12-31 Sun Bowl New Mexico State 28 North Texas 8 Sun Bowl (El Paso, TX)