1921 San Jose State Spartans football team

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1921 San Jose State Spartans football
Conference Independent
1921 record 1–5
Head coach David Wooster (1st season)
Home stadium Spartan Field
Seasons
← 1900
1922 →

The 1921 San Jose State Spartans football team represented State Teachers College at San Jose[note 1] during the 1921 college football season.

This was the first season of intercollegiate football for San Jose State since 1900. The 1921 team was led by head coach David Wooster, and they played home games at Spartan Field in San Jose, California. The team finished the season with a record of one win and five losses (1–5). The Spartans were outscored by their opponents 35–141 for the season. In 1922, they became a charter member of the California Coast Conference (CCC).

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 21 San Jose High School Spartan Field • San Jose, CA L 7–20  
October 28 ? Santa Clara High School Spartan Field • San Jose, CA L 0–48  
November 5 at Pacific (CA)[note 2] C.O.P. Field • Stockton, CA L 0–34  
November 12 ? San Jose High School Spartan Field • San Jose, CA L 0–7  
November 19 at Fresno State[note 3] Fresno, CA W 14–2  
November 24 San Benito Junior College[note 4] Spartan Field • San Jose, CA L 14–30  

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ San Jose State University was known as State Teachers College at San Jose from 1921 to 1934.
  2. ^ University of the Pacific (UOP) was known as College of the Pacific from 1911 to 1961.
  3. ^ California State University, Fresno (Fresno State) was known as Fresno State Normal School from 1911 to 1948.
  4. ^ The junior college in Hollister, California was known as San Benito County Junior College from 1919 to 1963. It is now called Gavilan College.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "San Jose State 2016 Football Media Guide". Retrieved December 16, 2016. 
  2. ^ "1921 San Jose St. Spartans". Archived from the original on November 30, 2015. Retrieved December 16, 2016.