|1963 Minnesota Golden Gophers football|
|Conference||Big Ten Conference|
|1963 record||3–6 (2–5 Big Ten)|
|Home stadium||Memorial Stadium|
|1963 Big Ten football standings|
|No. 3 Illinois $||5||–||1||–||1||8||–||1||–||1|
|No. 9 Michigan State||4||–||1||–||1||6||–||2||–||1|
Rankings from AP Poll
The 1963 Minnesota Golden Gophers football team represented the University of Minnesota in the 1963 Big Ten Conference football season. In their tenth year under head coach Murray Warmath, the Golden Gophers compiled a 3–6 record and were outscored by their opponents by a combined total of 117 to 95.
Tackle Carl Eller received the team's Most Valuable Player award and was a consensus first-team All-American. Eller was also named All-Big Ten first team. Center Frank Marchiewski was named All-Big Ten second team. Offensive lineman Milt Sunde was named Academic All-Big Ten.
|September 28||Nebraska*||L 7–14||61,140|
|October 5||Army*||W 24–8||60,264|
|October 12||at Northwestern||L 8–15||45,763|
|October 19||at No. 7 Illinois||L 6–16||61,229|
|October 26||Michigan||W 6–0||62,107|
|November 2||Indiana||L 6–24||51,657|
|November 9||at Iowa||L 13–27||59,300|
|November 16||at Purdue||L 11–33||38,924|
|November 28||Wisconsin||W 14–0||55,271|
- Carl Eller, Sr.
- "1963 Minnesota Golden Gophers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved November 1, 2017.
- Keiser, Jeff (2007), 2007 Media Guide (PDF), p. 180[permanent dead link]
- Keiser, Jeff (2007), 2007 Media Guide (PDF), pp. 179–182[permanent dead link]
- Keiser, Jeff (2007), 2007 Media Guide (PDF), p. 160[permanent dead link]