1923 Centre Praying Colonels football team

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1923 Centre Praying Colonels football
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Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1923 record 7–1–1 (2–0 SIAA)
Head coach Charley Moran
Offensive scheme Single wing
Captain Ed Kubale
Home stadium Farris Stadium
Uniform
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Seasons
← 1922
1924 →
1923 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Furman $ 5 0 0     10 1 0
Centre 2 0 0     7 1 1
Vanderbilt* 2 0 0     5 2 1
Western Kentucky 2 0 0     3 4 0
Mississippi College 3 0 1     5 1 2
The Citadel 2 1 1     5 3 1
Presbyterian 2 1 1     4 3 1
Louisville 2 1 0     5 2 0
Sewanee 3 2 0     5 4 1
Oglethorpe 3 3 0     5 6 0
Chattanooga 1 3 1     3 4 2
Howard 1 3 1     3 4 3
Wofford 1 3 0     6 3 0
Mercer 1 3 0     3 6 0
Millsaps 0 1 1     0 1 1
Louisiana College 0 1 0     0 1 0
Georgetown (KY) 0 1 0     0 3 0
Transylvania 0 3 0     0 3 0
Newberry 0 4 0     2 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
  • * – co-member of SoCon

The 1923 Centre Praying Colonels football team represented Centre College in the 1923 college football season. The Praying Colonels scored 140 points while allowing 40 points and finished 7–1–1.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site Result
October 6 Carson-Newman* Danville, KY W 14–0  
October 13 Clemson* Danville, KY W 28–7  
October 20 Oglethorpe Danville, KY W 29–0  
October 27 at Penn* Philadelphia, PA L 0–24  
November 3 Kentucky* Danville, KY W 10–0  
November 10 at Sewanee Memphis, TN W 20–6  
November 17 at Auburn* Birmingham, AL W 17–0  
November 24 Washington & Lee* Louisville, KY W 19–0  
December 1 at Georgia* Athens, GA T 3–3  
*Non-conference game.

[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b 1923 Centre College football scores Archived 2000-09-28 at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ a b John Y. Brown, The Legend of the Praying Colonels, J. Marvin Gray & Associates, Inc., Louisville, Kentucky