1924 Penn Quakers football team

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1924 Penn Quakers football
National champion (Davis)
Conference Independent
1924 record 9–1–1
Head coach Lou Young (2nd season)
Captain Rea McGraw
Home stadium Franklin Field
Seasons
← 1923
1925 →

The 1924 Penn Quakers football team represented the University of Pennsylvania in the 1924 college football season. The team was finished with a 9–1–1 record and was retroactively named as the 1924 national champion by Parke H. Davis.[1] They outscored their opponents 203 to 31.[2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 27 Ursinus Franklin FieldPhiladelphia, PA W 34–0  
October 1 Drexel Franklin Field • Philadelphia, PA W 52–0  
October 4 Franklin & Marshall Franklin Field • Philadelphia, PA W 26–0  
October 11 Swarthmore Franklin Field • Philadelphia, PA W 25–7  
October 18 Columbia Franklin Field • Philadelphia, PA W 10–7  
October 25 Virginia Franklin Field • Philadelphia, PA W 27–0  
November 1 Lafayette Franklin Field • Philadelphia, PA W 6–3  
November 8 Georgetown Franklin Field • Philadelphia, PA W 3–0  
November 15 Penn State Franklin Field • Philadelphia, PA T 0–0  
November 27 Cornell Franklin Field • Philadelphia, PA (Rivalry) W 20–0  
January 1, 1925 at California California Memorial StadiumBerkeley, CA L 0–14  

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) (2015). "National Poll Rankings" (PDF). NCAA Division I Football Records. NCAA. p. 108. Retrieved January 8, 2016. 
  2. ^ 1924 University of Pennsylvania football scores and results. College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved on October 8, 2013.