1914 VMI Keydets football team

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1914 VMI Keydets football
1914 VMI Keydets football team.jpg
Conference Independent
1914 record 4–4
Head coach Frank Gorton (1st season)
Seasons
← 1913
1915 →

The 1914 VMI Keydets football team represented the Virginia Military Institute in their twenty-fourth season of organized football. Under head coach Frank Gorton, the Keydets held a 4–4 record.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 26 Hampden–Sydney VMI Parade Ground • Lexington, VA W 29–7    
October 3 Richmond VMI Parade Ground • Lexington, VA W 10–0    
October 10 William & Mary VMI Parade Ground • Lexington, VA (Rivalry) W 38–0    
October 17 Gaullaudet VMI Parade Ground • Lexington, VA W 6–0    
October 24 at Georgia Tech Unknown • Atlanta, GA L 7–28    
November 7 vs. North Carolina Weams Field • Charlotte, NC L 7–30    
November 14 vs. Clemson Broad Street Park • Richmond, VA L 23–27    
November 26 3:00pm[2] vs. VPI Roanoke Fair Grounds • Roanoke, VA (Rivalry) L 0–3   5,000[3]
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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b VMI Football Record Book
  2. ^ "Brilliant Scene Promised When V.M.I. Meets V.P.I." The World News. Library of Virginia. November 26, 1914. p. 1. Retrieved December 6, 2015. 
  3. ^ "V.P.I Victor Over U. M. I. on a Drop Kick". The World News. Library of Virginia. November 27, 1914. p. 8. Retrieved December 6, 2015. 
  4. ^ The 1915 Bomb