1927 Navy Midshipmen football team

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1927 Navy Midshipmen football
United State Naval Academy Logo-sports.png
Conference Independent
1927 record 6–3
Head coach Bill Ingram (2nd season)
Captain Ned Hannegan
Home stadium Thompson Stadium
Seasons
← 1926
1928 →
1927 NCAA independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Army         9 1 0
Pittsburgh         8 1 1
Notre Dame         7 1 1
Penn State         6 2 1
Navy         6 3 0
Carnegie Tech         5 2 1
Drexel         3 5 1
Delaware         2 5 1

The 1927 Navy Midshipmen football team represented the United States Naval Academy during the 1927 college football season. In their second season under head coach Bill Ingram, the Midshipmen compiled a 6–3 record, shut out two opponents, and outscored all opponents by a combined score of 192 to 84.[1][2]

The annual Army–Navy Game was played on November 26 at the Polo Grounds in New York City; Army won 14–9.[2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
October 1 Davis & Elkins Thompson StadiumAnnapolis, MD W 35–6    
October 8 Drake Thompson Stadium • Annapolis, MD W 27–0    
October 15 vs. Notre Dame Municipal StadiumBaltimore, MD (Rivalry) L 6–19   45,101
October 22 Duke Thompson Stadium • Annapolis, MD W 32–6    
October 29 at Penn Franklin FieldPhiladelphia, PA W 12–6    
November 5 West Virginia Wesleyan Thompson Stadium • Annapolis, MD W 26–0    
November 12 at Michigan Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, MI L 12–27   83,650
November 19 Loyola (MD) Thompson Stadium • Annapolis, MD W 33–6    
November 26 vs. Army Polo GroundsNew York, NY (Rivalry) L 9–14    

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Football History" (PDF). United States Naval Academy. p. 190. Retrieved July 14, 2015. 
  2. ^ a b "Navy Yearly Results (1925-1929)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 14, 2015.