1944 Virginia Cavaliers football team

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1944 Virginia Cavaliers football
Conference Independent
1944 record 6–1–2
Head coach Frank Murray (8th season)
Captain James Fahey[1]
Home stadium Scott Stadium
(Capacity: 22,000)
Seasons
← 1943
1945 →

The 1944 Virginia Cavaliers football team represented the University of Virginia during the 1944 college football season. The Cavaliers were led by eighth-year head coach Frank Murray and played their home games at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Virginia. They competed as independents, finishing with a record of 6–1–2.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 23Hampden–SydneyW 37–0 
September 30vs. NC StateL 0–13 
October 7vs. West VirginiaW 24–6 
October 14North Carolina Pre-Flight
  • Scott Stadium
  • Charlottesville, VA
T 13–13 
October 28vs. VMIW 34–0 
November 4vs. MarylandW 18–7 
November 11at RichmondW 39–0 
November 25at YaleT 6–6 
December 2vs. North Carolina
W 26–7 

Source:[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2017 Cavalier Football Fact Book" (PDF). Virginia Cavaliers Athletics. p. 119. 
  2. ^ "Virginia's Gridders Clash With West Virginia Saturday". The Washington Post. October 2, 1944. p. 13. 
  3. ^ Wyatt, Dick (November 4, 1944). "Virginia, Maryland Clash in Griffith Stadium Tonight". The Washington Post. p. 6. 
  4. ^ "1944 Virginia Cavaliers Schedule and Results". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved June 21, 2018.