1926 Carnegie Tech Tartans football team

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1926 Carnegie Tech Tartans football
ConferenceIndependent
1926 record7–2
Head coachWalter Steffen (11th season)
Seasons
← 1925
1927 →
1926 NCAA independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Brown         9 0 1
Navy         9 0 1
Notre Dame         9 1 0
Furman         8 1 1
Army         7 1 1
Penn         7 1 1
Carnegie Tech         7 2 0
Syracuse         7 2 1
Citadel         7 3 0
Cornell         6 1 1
Villanova         6 2 1
Pittsburgh         5 2 2
Penn State         5 4 0
Wake Forest         5 4 1
Yale         4 4 0
Texas Mines         3 4 0
Michigan State         3 4 1
Delaware         3 5 0
Havard         3 5 0
Duke         3 6 0
Drexel         2 5 0

The 1926 Carnegie Tech Tartans football team represented the Carnegie Institute of Technology—now known as Carnegie Mellon University—in the 1926 college football season.[1] The team defeated Notre Dame in a large upset.[2] The game was ranked the fourth-greatest upset in college football history by ESPN.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1926 Carnegie Mellon Tartans Schedule and Results | College Football at Sports-Reference.com". sports-reference.com. Retrieved December 19, 2015.
  2. ^ http://cmtoday.cmu.edu/issues/dec-2006-issue/feature-stories/techs-greatest-victory/
  3. ^ "Upset special: With Rockne gone, Irish took a Michigan-like tumble". sports.espn.go.com. Retrieved February 18, 2008.