1927 Saint Mary's Gaels football team

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1927 Saint Mary's Gaels football
Far Western champion
Conference Far Western Conference
1927 record 7–2–1 (3–0 FWC)
Head coach Slip Madigan (7th season)
Seasons
← 1926
1928 →
1927 Far Western Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Saint Mary's (CA) $ 3 0 0     7 2 1
Northern Branch 2 1 0     4 3 1
Fresno State 2 1 1     3 3 2
Saint Ignatius 2 2 1     3 5 1
Nevada 1 3 0     2 6 1
Pacific (CA) 1 4 0     2 6 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1927 Saint Mary's Gaels football team was an American football team that represented Saint Mary's College of California during the 1927 college football season. In their seventh season under head coach Slip Madigan, the Gaels compiled a 7–2–1 record, shut out seven opponents, won the Northern California Athletic Conference championship, and outscored all opponents by a combined total of 155 to 28. The Gaels' victories including a 16-0 besting of Stanford. The Gaels also lost to California, 13–0.[1] Center Larry Bettencourt was selected by the Associated Press as a first-team member of the 1927 All-Pacific Coast football team;[2] he was later inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Saint Mary's Yearly Results (1925-1929)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved December 9, 2015. 
  2. ^ "Leading Sports Critics Pick All-Pacific Coast Gridders". The Zanesvillle Signal. November 26, 1927. p. 8.