1926 Princeton Tigers football team

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
1926 Princeton Tigers football
Conference Independent
1926 record 5–1–1
Head coach Bill Roper (13th season)
Home stadium Palmer Stadium
Seasons
← 1925
1927 →

The 1926 Princeton Tigers football team represented Princeton University in the 1926 college football season. The team finished with a 5–1–1 record under 13th-year head coach Bill Roper. The Tigers' sole loss of the season was to Navy by a 27–13 score.[1] No Princeton players were selected as first-team honorees on the 1926 College Football All-America Team.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 2 Amherst W 14–7
October 9 Washington & Lee
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
T 7–7
October 16 Navy
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
L 13–27
October 23 Lehigh
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 7–6
October 30 Swarthmore
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 27–0
November 6 at Harvard (rivalry) W 12–0
November 13 Yale (rivalry)
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 10–7

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1926 Princeton Tigers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017.