1928 Princeton Tigers football team

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1928 Princeton Tigers football
Conference Independent
1928 record 5–1–2
Head coach Bill Roper (15th season)
Captain Charles Howe
Home stadium Palmer Stadium
Seasons
← 1927
1929 →

The 1928 Princeton Tigers football team represented Princeton University in the 1928 college football season. The Tigers finished with a 5–1–2 record under 15th-year head coach Bill Roper.[1] Princeton center Charles Howe was selected by the Associated Press as a first-team honoree on the 1928 College Football All-America Team.[2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
Oct 6 Vermont W 50–0
Oct 13 Virginia
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
T 0–0
Oct 20 Lehigh
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 47–0
Oct 27 Cornell
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 3–0
Nov 3 at Ohio State T 6–6
Nov 10 Washington & Lee
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 25–12
Nov 17 Yale (rivalry)
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 12–2
Nov 24 vs. Navy L 0–9

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1928 Princeton Tigers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017. 
  2. ^ Alan J. Gould (1928-12-08). "Associated Press Gives Views on America's Best Gridders". The Salt Lake Tribune.