1928 Michigan State Normal Normalites football team

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1928 Michigan State Normal Normalites football
MCC champion
Conference Michigan Collegiate Conference
1928 record 7–1 (3–0 MCC)
Head coach Elton Rynearson (7th season)
Captain Raymond L. Stites
Home stadium Normal Field
← 1927
1929 →
1928 MCC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Michigan State Normal $ 3 0 0     7 1 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1928 Michigan State Normal Normalites football team represented Michigan State Normal College (later renamed Eastern Michigan University) during the 1928 college football season. In their seventh season under head coach Elton Rynearson, the Normalites compiled a record of 7–1 (3–0 against conference opponents), won the Michigan Collegiate Conference championship, and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 233 to 43. Raymond L. Stites was the team captain.[1] The team played its home games at Normal Field on the school's campus in Ypsilanti, Michigan.[2]


September 29at John CarrollUniversity Heights, OHL 9–31
October 6OlivetYpsilanti, MIW 33–0
October 13Michigan "B"Ypsilanti, MIW 25–3
October 19AdrianYpsilanti, MIW 38–0
October 27at Central Michigan (rivalry)Mount Pleasant, MIW 36–0
November 3Northern IllinoisYpsilanti, MIW 43–0
November 10Western State daggerYpsilanti, MIW 18–9
November 17at Detroit City CollegeDetroitW 31–0
  • daggerHomecoming


  1. ^ "2015 Eastern Michigan Football Digital Media Guide" (PDF). Eastern Michigan University Football. pp. 161, 170. Retrieved June 30, 2016. 
  2. ^ 2015 Media Guide, p. 25.