1918–19 Navy Midshipmen men's basketball team

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1918–19 Navy Midshipmen men's basketball
Premo-Porretta National Champions
Conference Independent
Head coach Billy Lush (3rd season)
Home arena Halsey Field House

The 1918–19 Navy Midshipmen men's basketball team represented the United States Naval Academy in intercollegiate basketball during the 1918–19 season. The team finished the season with a 16–0 record[1] and was retroactively named the 1918–19 national champion by the Premo-Porretta Power Poll.[2] It was head coach Billy Lush's third season overall as head basketball coach at Navy, and his first season since returning to the position eight years after his initial stint as head coach.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Navy season-by-season results". sports-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. 2014. Retrieved May 25, 2015. 
  2. ^ ESPN, ed. (2009). ESPN College Basketball Encyclopedia: The Complete History of the Men's Game. New York, NY: ESPN Books. p. 534. ISBN 978-0-345-51392-2.