1924 South Carolina Gamecocks football team

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1924 South Carolina Gamecocks football
Conference Southern Conference
1924 record 7–3 (3–2 SoCon)
Head coach Sol Metzger (5th season)
Captain Frankie Meyer
Seasons
← 1923
1925 →
1924 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Alabama $ 5 0 0     8 1 0
Florida 2 0 1     6 2 2
Georgia 5 1 0     7 3 0
Tulane 4 1 0     8 1 0
Washington and Lee 4 1 1     6 3 1
South Carolina 3 2 0     7 3 0
Sewanee* 3 2 0     6 4 0
Mississippi A&M 3 2 0     5 4 0
Virginia 3 2 0     5 4 0
Georgia Tech 3 2 1     5 3 1
Vanderbilt* 3 3 0     6 3 1
VPI 2 2 3     4 2 3
VMI 2 3 1     6 3 1
Kentucky 2 3 0     4 5 0
North Carolina 2 3 0     4 5 0
Auburn 2 4 1     4 4 1
Maryland 1 2 1     3 3 3
NC State 1 4 1     2 4 2
LSU 0 3 0     5 4 0
Ole Miss 0 3 0     4 5 0
Clemson 0 3 0     2 6 0
Tennessee 0 4 0     3 5 0
  • $ – Conference champion
  • * – co-member of SIAA

The 1924 South Carolina Gamecocks football team represented the University of South Carolina during the 1924 Southern Conference football season.[1][2] Led by head coach Sol Metzger, the Gamecocks finished with a record of 7–3.[3] The season was notable for its low scoring.[4]

Schedule[edit]

  • S 27 Erskine Columbia W 47-0
  • O 04 Georgia Athens L 0-18
  • O 11 NC State Columbia W 10-0
  • O 17 Presbyterian Columbia W 29-0
  • O 23 Clemson Columbia W 3-0
  • O 29 The Citadel Orangeburg W 14-3
  • N 01 North Carolina Chapel Hill W 10-7
  • N 08 Furman Columbia L 0-10
  • N 15 Sewanee Columbia L 0-10
  • N 27 Wake Forest Columbia W 7-0

References[edit]

  1. ^ "South Carolina Gamecocks Index | College Football at". Sports-reference.com. 1970-01-01. Retrieved 2017-06-22. 
  2. ^ "2016 Media Guide" (PDF). gamecocksonline.com. South Carolina Athletics. 2016. p. 149. Retrieved June 22, 2017. 
  3. ^ http://grfx.cstv.com/photos/schools/scar/sports/m-footbl/auto_pdf/2016-17/misc_non_event/16-fb-mg-sec-6.pdf
  4. ^ "South Carolina Gamecocks Football Countdown: 24 Days". 4 August 2014.