1920 Navy Midshipmen football team

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1920 Navy Midshipmen football
United State Naval Academy Logo-sports.png
Conference Independent
1920 record 6–2
Head coach Bob Folwell (1st season)
Captain Eddie Ewen
Home stadium Worden Field
Seasons
← 1919
1921 →
1920 NCAA independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Notre Dame         9 0 0
USC         6 0 0
Penn State         7 0 2
Army         7 2 0
Dartmouth         7 2 0
Navy         6 2 0
Idaho         4 2 0
Montana         4 3 0

The 1920 Navy Midshipmen football team represented the United States Naval Academy during the 1920 college football season. In their first season under head coach Bob Folwell, the Midshipmen compiled a 6–2 record, shut out three opponents, and outscored all opponents by a combined score of 164 to 43.[1][2]

The annual Army–Navy Game was played on November 27 at the Polo Grounds in New York City; Navy won 7–0.[2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 2 NC State Worden FieldAnnapolis, MD L 7–14  
October 9 Lafayette Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 12–7  
October 16 Bucknell Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 7–2  
October 23 at Princeton Palmer StadiumPrinceton, NJ L 0–14  
November 3 Western Reserve Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 95–0  
November 6 Georgetown Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 21–6  
November 13 South Carolina Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 63–0  
November 27 vs. Army Polo GroundsNew York, NY (Rivalry) W 7–0  

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Football History" (PDF). United States Naval Academy. p. 189. Retrieved July 14, 2015. 
  2. ^ a b "Navy Yearly Results (1920-1924)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 14, 2015.