Bowl History - 1950 Presidential Cup
1950 Presidential Cup
Texas A&M 40, Georgia 20

December 8, 1950 • Byrd Stadium • College Park, Maryland

Bowl Program Cover--click for a larger version

Georgia 0 0 7 13 -- 20
Texas A&M 20 13 7 0 -- 40
Attendance: 12,245
A&M: Smith 100 yd kickoff return (Hooper kick)
A&M: Lippman 2 yd run (kick failed)
A&M: Smith 81 yd run (Hooper kick)
A&M: Tidwell 6 yd run (Hooper kick)
A&M: Tidwell 6 yd run (Hooper kick)
A&M: Tidwell 36 yd run (kick failed)
UGA: Morocco 30 yd run (Durand kick)
UGA: Morocco 65 yd punt return (Durand kick)
UGA: Hargrove 1 yd run (kick failed)

COLLEGE PARK, Md.--Bob Smith, who gained 1,320 yards rushing during the regular season, opened the game with a 100-yard kickoff return for a score and added an 81-yard scoring run as A&M jumped to a 33-0 halftime lead on the way to a big win over the Bulldogs.

Smith totalled 160 yards on 20 carries for the day along with 121 yards in punt returns, 22 yards receiving and five yards passing to accumulate 301 total yards.

In Harry Stitelerís final game as head coach, A&M halfback Billy Tidwell added three scores of his own as A&M led by as much as 40-0 before letting up. The win gave A&M a 7-4 record.