1928 Navy Midshipmen football team

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1928 Navy Midshipmen football
United State Naval Academy Logo-sports.png
Conference Independent
1928 record 5–3–1
Head coach Bill Ingram (3rd season)
Captain Ed Burke
Home stadium Thompson Stadium
Seasons
← 1927
1929 →
1928 NCAA independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Carnegie Tech         7 1 0
Army         8 2 0
Drexel         8 2 0
Pittsburgh         6 2 1
Navy         5 3 1
Notre Dame         5 4 0
Penn State         3 5 1
Delaware         2 6 0

The 1928 Navy Midshipmen football team represented the United States Naval Academy during the 1928 college football season. In their third season under head coach Bill Ingram, the Midshipmen compiled a 5–3–1 record, shut out five opponents, and outscored all opponents by a combined score of 121 to 21.[1][2]

The annual Army–Navy Game was canceled due to disagreement over player eligibility standards.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 29 Davis & Elkins Thompson StadiumAnnapolis, MD L 0–2    
October 6 Boston College Thompson Stadium • Annapolis, MD L 0–6    
October 13 vs. Notre Dame Soldier FieldChicago, IL (Rivalry) L 0–7   120,000
October 20 Duke Thompson Stadium • Annapolis, MD W 6–0    
October 27 at Penn Franklin FieldPhiladelphia, PA W 6–0    
November 3 West Virginia Wesleyan Thompson Stadium • Annapolis, MD W 37–0    
November 10 vs. Michigan Municipal StadiumBaltimore, MD T 6–6    
November 17 Loyola (MD) Thompson Stadium • Annapolis, MD W 57–0    
November 24 vs. Princeton Franklin Field • Philadelphia, PA W 27–13    

References[edit]

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