1934 Army Cadets football team

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1934 Army Cadets football
Conference Independent
1934 record 7–3
Head coach Garrison H. Davidson (2nd season)
Home stadium Michie Stadium
Seasons
← 1933
1935 →
1934 NCAA independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Pittsburgh         8 1 0
Navy         8 1 0
Army         7 3 0
Notre Dame         6 3 0
Penn State         4 4 0
Drexel         4 3 1

The 1934 Army Cadets football team represented the United States Military Academy in the 1934 college football season; in their second year under head coach Garrison H. Davidson, the Cadets compiled a 7–3 record, shut out five of their ten opponents, and outscored all opponents by a combined total of 215 to 40.[1] In the annual Army–Navy Game, the Midshipmen won 3–0. The Cadets also lost to Notre Dame 12–6 and Illinois by a 7 to 0 score.[2]

Halfback Jack Buckler was selected by the College Sports Writers as a second-team player on the All-America team.[3]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 29 Washburn Michie StadiumWest Point, NY W 19–0    
October 6 Davidson Michie Stadium • West Point, NY W 41–0    
October 13 Drake Michie Stadium • West Point, NY W 48–0    
October 27 at Yale Yale BowlNew Haven, CT W 20–12    
November 3 at Illinois Memorial StadiumChampaign, IL L    0–7    
November 10 at Harvard Harvard StadiumAllston, MA W 27–6    
November 17 The Citadel Michie Stadium • West Point, NY W 34–0    
November 24 vs. Notre Dame Yankee StadiumBronx, NY (Rivalry) L    6–12   78,757
December 1 vs. Navy Franklin FieldPhiladelphia, PA (Rivalry) L    0–3    

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Army Yearly Results (1930-1934)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 29, 2015. 
  2. ^ "1934 Army Black Knights Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved July 31, 2015. 
  3. ^ "All-America Addendum" (PDF). College Football Historical Society Newsletter. May 2006.