1916 Georgetown Hoyas football team

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1916 Georgetown Hoyas football
Georgetown Hoyas logo.svg
Conference South Atlantic Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1916 record 9–1 (2–0 SAIAA)
Head coach Albert Exendine (3rd season)
Home stadium Georgetown Field
Seasons
← 1915
1917 →
1916 SAIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
VPI $ 4 0 0     7 2 0
Georgetown 2 0 0     8 1 0
Washington and Lee 1 0 0     5 2 2
George Washington 2 1 0     3 3 1
North Carolina 2 1 0     5 4 0
Catholic University 2 1 0     4 4 0
Virginia 2 1 0     4 5 0
Davidson 1 2 0     5 3 1
Richmond 1 3 1     5 2 2
VMI 1 4 0     4 5 0
St. John's (MD) 0 1 0     0 1 0
William & Mary 0 2 1     2 5 2
Johns Hopkins 0 2 0     0 2 0
North Carolina A&M 0 4 0     2 5 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1916 Georgetown Hoyas football team represented Georgetown University during the 1916 college football season. Led by Albert Exendine in his third year as head coach, the team went 9–1. Georgetown's 464 points was the most among major programs, and Johnny Gilroy led individual scorers with 160 points. The season's highlight was the defeat of Dartmouth.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site Result
October 7 at Navy* Thompson Field • Annapolis, MD L 7–13  
October 14 Eastern (VA)* Georgetown Field • Washington, DC W 60–7  
October 21 at Dartmouth* Haverhill Field • Haverhill, MA W 10–0  
October 28 Albright* Georgetown Field • Washington, DC W 80–0  
November 4 West Virginia Wesleyan* Georgetown Field • Washington, DC W 47–0  
November 7 Fordham* New York, NY W 33–7  
November 18 at North Carolina A&M Riddick FieldRaleigh, NC W 61–5  
November 25 at Bucknell* Georgetown Field • Washington, DC W 78–0  
December 2 vs. George Washington National Park • Washington, DC W 47–7  
December 9 at Tulane* Heinemann ParkNew Orleans, LA W 61–0  
*Non-conference game.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "South Atlantic Football Gets Boost by Saturday's Showing; No Bad Upsets in East, but Some Teams Suffer From Scares". The Washington Post. October 23, 1916. p. 6. Retrieved December 8, 2016 – via Newspapers.com.  open access publication – free to read
  2. ^ "Georgetown Football: Game By Game". Archived from the original on April 2, 2015. Retrieved February 27, 2015.