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  School Football over the past 100 seasons.

Tuscaloosa Football Team History

Tuscaloosa Black Bears
Tuscaloosa High School

 Tuscaloosa, AL 0
Stadium: Van deGraaf Field
Colors: Red & Black
Coach: Frank Swede Kendall

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1908  <-- 1950 <- 1951 -> 1952 --> 1978

1951 Season Highlights
 Frank Swede Kendall enters his 10th season as Head Coach at Tuscaloosa.
1951 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 14   Bridgeport    48   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 28  vs. Sidney Lanier    6   21   L       
 Fri., Oct. 5  @ Woodlawn    6   19   L       
 Fri., Oct. 12  @ Gadsden    0   19   L       
 Fri., Oct. 19  vs. Parrish Selma    12   13   L       
 Fri., Oct. 26  vs. Ensley    13   7   W       
 Sat., Nov. 3  vs. Holt    19   6   W       
 Sat., Nov. 10  vs. Deshler    33   13   W       
 Fri., Nov. 16  @ Bay Panama City FL    34   20   W       
 Fri., Nov. 23   Tuscaloosa County    0   6   L       
1951 Season Totals
  Points Scored171
  Scoring Average17.1
  Points Allowed124
  Defense Average12.4
  Opponents Record45-38 -4
  Home Record3-2
  Away Record1-2
1951 Class  Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
Final 1634 BN

1951 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 Billy Brooks C Sr. All-Star Game  

1951 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 John JoynerE 2nd  BN

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Great Moments in Alabama High School Football History

The first football game played by a high school team in Alabama was in 1892 when Central Birmingham (Phillips) lost to Alabama 56-0 on November 11.