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1951 Illinois Fighting Illini Schedule and Results

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Record: 9-0-1, .950 W-L% (6th of 116) ▪ Rank: 4th in Final AP Poll
Conference: Western (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Ray Eliot (9-0-1)

PS/G: 22.0 (38th of 116) ▪ PA/G: 8.3 (5th of 116)
SRS: 24.07 (1st of 116) ▪ SOS: 10.88 (6th of 116)

Bowl Game: Won Rose Bowl 40-7 versus Stanford

AP Poll Summary

Pre 10/1 10/8 10/15 10/22 10/29 11/5 11/12 11/19 11/26 Final
10 8 7 8 4 3 2 3 6 4 4

10 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 29, 1951 Sat (10) Illinois UCLA PCC W 27 13 1 0 0 W 1
2 Oct 6, 1951 Sat (8) Illinois Wisconsin Western W 14 10 2 0 0 W 2
3 Oct 13, 1951 Sat (7) Illinois @ Syracuse Ind W 41 20 3 0 0 W 3
4 Oct 20, 1951 Sat (8) Illinois @ (20) Washington PCC W 27 20 4 0 0 W 4
5 Oct 27, 1951 Sat (4) Illinois @ Indiana Western W 21 0 5 0 0 W 5
6 Nov 3, 1951 Sat (3) Illinois (15) Michigan Western W 7 0 6 0 0 W 6
7 Nov 10, 1951 Sat (2) Illinois Iowa Western W 40 13 7 0 0 W 7
8 Nov 17, 1951 Sat (3) Illinois @ Ohio State Western T 0 0 7 0 1 T 1
9 Nov 24, 1951 Sat (6) Illinois @ Northwestern Western W 3 0 8 0 1 W 1
10 Jan 1, 1952 Tue (4) Illinois N (8) Stanford PCC W 40 7 9 0 1 W 2 Rose Bowl (Pasadena, CA)