1924 Princeton Tigers football team

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1924 Princeton Tigers football
Conference Independent
1924 record 4–2–1
Head coach Bill Roper (11th season)
Home stadium Palmer Stadium
Seasons
← 1923
1925 →

The 1924 Princeton Tigers football team represented Princeton University in the 1924 college football season. The team finished with a 4–2–1 record under 11th-year head coach Bill Roper.[1] No Princeton players were consensus honorees on the 1924 College Football All-America Team, but two players received first-team honors from at least one selector. They are: end Edmond Stout (Football World and All-Sports Magazine magazines),[2][3] and tackle Bob Beattie (NEA, Billy Evans and Walter Eckersall),[2][4][5]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 4 Amherst W 40–6
October 11 Lehigh
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
T 0–0
October 18 Navy
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 17–14
October 25 Notre Dame
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
L 0–12
November 1 Swarthmore
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 21–6
November 8 at Harvard (rivalry) W 34–0
November 15 Yale (rivalry)
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
L 0–10

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1924 Princeton Tigers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017. 
  2. ^ a b ESPN College Football Encyclopedia, p. 1156
  3. ^ "Hancock Honored on All-American By 'All-Sports'". Iowa City Press-Citizen. 1924-12-05. 
  4. ^ "Evans Names Hancock On Second All-American". Iowa City Press-Citizen. 1924-12-11. 
  5. ^ "WALTER ECKERSALL'S ALL-AMERICAN ELEVEN HONORS NOTRE DAME". The Washington Post. 1924-12-15.