1922 Penn State Nittany Lions football team

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1922 Penn State Nittany Lions football
Rose Bowl, L 31–4 vs. USC
Conference Independent
1922 record 6–4–1
Head coach Hugo Bezdek (5th season)
Captain Newsh Bentz
Home stadium New Beaver Field
Uniform
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Seasons
← 1921
1923 →
1922 NCAA independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Army         8 0 2
Notre Dame         8 1 1
Dartmouth         6 3 0
Penn State         6 4 1
Navy         5 2 0
Montana         3 4 0

The 1922 Penn State Nittany Lions football team represented the Pennsylvania State University in the 1922 college football season.[1] The team was coached by Hugo Bezdek and played its home games in New Beaver Field in State College, Pennsylvania.

The Lions were invited to the Rose Bowl on New Year's Day, the first edition of the bowl game played in the current stadium.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 23 St. Bonaventure New Beaver FieldState College, PA W 54–0  
September 30 William & Mary New Beaver Field • State College, PA W 27–7  
October 7 Gettysburg New Beaver Field • State College, PA W 20–0  
October 14 Lebanon Valley New Beaver Field • State College, PA W 32–6  
October 21 Middleburydagger New Beaver Field • State College, PA W 33–0  
October 28 vs. Syracuse Polo GroundsNew York, NY (Rivalry) T 0–0  
November 3 vs. Navy American League ParkWashington, DC L 0–14  
November 11 Carnegie Tech New Beaver Field • State College, PA W 10–0  
November 18 at Penn Franklin FieldPhiladelphia, PA L 6–7  
November 30 at Pittsburgh Forbes FieldPittsburgh, PA (Rivalry) L 0–14  
January 1, 1923 vs. USC Rose BowlPasadena, CA (Rose Bowl) L 3–14  

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Penn State Yearly Results (1920-1924)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved August 10, 2015.