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1916 Notre Dame Fighting Irish football
ConferenceIndependent
1916 record8–1
Head coachJesse Harper (4th season)
Offensive schemeSingle-wing
CaptainStan Cofall
Home stadiumCartier Field
Seasons
← 1915
1917 →
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The 1916 Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team represented the University of Notre Dame during the 1916 college football season, led by fourth-year head coach Jesse Harper. The Irish won all but one of their nine games, falling at Army 10–30;[1] the season concluded on Thanksgiving with a 20–0 shutout at Nebraska.[2] George Gipp made a 62-yard field goal against Western Reserve.

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 30CaseW 48–0
October 7at Western ReserveCleveland, OHW 48–0
October 14Haskell
  • Cartier Field
  • South Bend, IN
W 25–0
October 28Wabash
  • Cartier Field
  • South Bend, IN
W 60–0
November 4at ArmyL 10–30
November 11vs. South DakotaSioux Falls, SDW 21–0
November 18at Michigan AgriculturalW 14–0
November 25[[{{{school}}}|Alma]]
  • Cartier Field
  • South Bend, IN
W 46–0
November 30at NebraskaW 20–0

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ReferencesEdit

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