1922 Chicago Maroons football team

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1922 Chicago Maroons football
Chicago Maroons logo.svg
Big Ten co-champion
Conference Big Ten Conference
1922 record 5–1–1 (4–0–1 Big Ten)
Head coach Amos Alonzo Stagg (31st season)
Base defense 7–2–2
Home stadium Stagg Field
Uniform
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Seasons
← 1921
1923 →
1922 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Iowa + 5 0 0     7 0 0
Michigan + 4 0 0     6 0 1
Chicago + 4 0 1     5 1 1
Wisconsin 2 2 1     4 2 1
Minnesota 2 3 1     3 3 1
Illinois 2 4 0     2 5 0
Northwestern 1 3 1     3 3 1
Ohio State 1 4 0     3 4 0
Indiana 0 2 1     1 4 2
Purdue 0 3 1     1 5 1
  • + – Conference co-champions

The 1922 Chicago Maroons football team represented the University of Chicago during the 1922 Big Ten Conference football season. In coach Amos Alonzo Stagg's 31st year as head coach, the Maroons finished with a 5–1–1 record.[1][2]

Notable players on the 1922 Chicago team included guard Joe Pondelik, fullback John Webster Thomas, halfback Jimmy Pyott, tackle Frank Gowdy, and center Ralph King. Thomas was selected by Walter Camp and the New York Tribune as a first-team All-American in 1922. Fritz Crisler was an assistant coach on the team.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
October 7 Georgia* Stagg FieldChicago, IL W 20–0   18,000
October 14 Northwestern Stagg Field • Chicago, IL W 15–7    
October 21 Purdue Stagg Field • Chicago, IL (rivalry) W 12–0    
October 28 Princeton* Stagg Field • Chicago, IL L 18–21   31,000
November 11 at Ohio State Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH W 14–9    
November 18 Illinois Stagg Field • Chicago, IL W 9–0    
November 25 Wisconsin Stagg Field • Chicago, IL T 0–0    
*Non-conference game.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "1922 Chicago Maroons Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved November 10, 2016. 
  2. ^ "University of Chicago Football Media Guide". University of Chicago. 2016. p. 22. Retrieved November 10, 2016. 
  3. ^ https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/chicago/1922-schedule.html