1926 Georgia Bulldogs football team

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1926 Georgia Bulldogs football
Conference Southern Conference
1926 record 5–4 (4–2 SoCon)
Head coach George Cecil Woodruff (4th season)
Captain George Morton
Home stadium Sanford Field
Seasons
← 1925
1927 →
1926 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Alabama $ 8 0 0     9 0 1
Tennessee 5 1 0     8 1 0
Vanderbilt 4 1 0     8 1 0
South Carolina 4 2 0     6 4 0
Georgia 4 2 0     5 4 0
Virginia 4 2 1     6 2 2
VPI 3 2 1     5 3 1
Washington and Lee 3 2 1     4 3 2
Georgia Tech 4 3 0     4 5 0
North Carolina 3 3 0     4 5 0
Auburn 3 3 0     5 4 0
LSU 3 3 0     6 3 0
Ole Miss 2 2 0     5 4 0
Mississippi A&M 2 3 0     5 4 0
VMI 2 4 0     5 5 0
Tulane 2 4 0     3 5 1
Maryland 1 3 1     5 4 1
Clemson 1 3 0     2 7 0
Florida 1 4 1     2 6 2
Kentucky 1 4 1     2 6 1
NC State 0 4 0     4 6 0
Sewanee 0 5 0     2 6 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1926 Georgia Bulldogs football team represented the Georgia Bulldogs of the University of Georgia during the 1926 college football season. The Bulldogs completed the season with a 5–4 record.[1] This season included Georgia's fifth straight loss to Alabama and fourth straight loss to Yale. Down 13 to 0 at the half, Georgia came back to beat Georgia Tech.[2] Herdis McCrary and captain George Morton made the touchdowns.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 25 Mercer* Sanford FieldAthens, Georgia W 20–0    
October 2 at Virginia Lambeth FieldCharlottesville, Virginia W 21–0    
October 9 at Yale* Yale BowlNew Haven, Connecticut L 0–10    
October 16 Furman* Sanford Field • Athens, Georgia L 7–14    
October 23 at Vanderbilt Dudley FieldNashville, Tennessee (Rivalry) L 13–14    
October 30 Floridadagger Sanford Field • Athens, Georgia (Rivalry) W 32–9    
November 6 vs. Auburn A. J. McClung Memorial StadiumColumbus, Georgia (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) W 16–0    
November 13 at Georgia Tech Grant FieldAtlanta (Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate) W 14–13    
November 25 at Alabama Rickwood FieldBirmingham, Alabama L 6–33   17,000
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1926 Georgia Bulldogs Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved July 29, 2015. 
  2. ^ Rebecca Evans Stone. "UGA's "Ma" Hale". Archived from the original on February 10, 2013.