1937 Dartmouth Indians football team

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1937 Dartmouth Indians football
Conference Independent
Ranking
AP No. 7
1937 record 7–0–2
Head coach Earl "Red" Blaik (4th season)
Home stadium Memorial Field
Seasons
← 1936
1938 →
1937 NCAA independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 9 (tie) Santa Clara         9 0 0
No. 1 Pittsburgh         9 0 1
No. 6 Villanova         8 0 1
No. 3 Fordham         7 0 1
No. 14 Holy Cross         8 0 2
No. 7 Dartmouth         7 0 2
No. 12 Yale         6 1 1
Army         7 2 0
No. 9 (tie) Notre Dame         6 2 1
Penn State         5 3 0
Boston College         4 4 1
Navy         4 4 1
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1937 Dartmouth Indians football team represented Dartmouth College in the 1937 college football season. The Indians were led by fourth-year head coach Earl "Red" Blaik and played their home games at Memorial Field in Hanover, New Hampshire, the Indians finished undefeated with a record of 7–0–2, finishing 7th in the final AP Poll, their highest ever finish.[1][2] Dartmouth was invited to play in the 1938 Rose Bowl, but declined the invitation.[3]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 25 Bates Memorial FieldHanover, NH W 39–0  
October 2 Amherst Memorial Field • Hanover, NH W 31–7  
October 9 Springfield (MA) Memorial Field • Hanover, NH W 42–0  
October 16 at Brown Brown StadiumProvidence, RI W 41–0  
October 23 at Harvard No. 18 Harvard StadiumBoston, MA (Rivalry) W 20–2  
October 30 at No. 5 Yale No. 9 Yale BowlNew Haven, CT (Rivalry) T 9–9  
November 6 at Princeton No. 9 Palmer StadiumPrinceton, NJ W 33–9  
November 13 Cornell No. 5 Memorial Field • Hanover, NH (Rivalry) T 6–6  
November 20 at Columbia No. 9 Baker FieldNew York City, NY W 27–0  
#Rankings from AP Poll.

Source:[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1937 Final AP Football Poll". CollegePollArchive.com. Retrieved May 13, 2017. 
  2. ^ "Dartmouth Big Green School History". Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved May 13, 2017. 
  3. ^ DeGange, Jack (September 25, 2007). "When Dartmouth Declined the Rose Bowl". DartmouthSports.com. Dartmouth College Varsity Athletics. Retrieved May 13, 2017. 
  4. ^ "1937 Dartmouth Big Green Schedule and Results". Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved May 13, 2017.