1916 VMI Keydets football
Conference South Atlantic Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1916 record 4–5 (1–4 SAIAA)
Head coach Frank Gorton (3rd year)
« 1915 1917 »

Template:1916 SAIAA football standings The 1916 VMI Keydets football team represented the Virginia Military Institute (VMI) in their 26th season of organized football. Led by third-year head coach Frank Gorton, the Keydets went 4–5. [1] After a 3–0 start with three shutout victories, VMI lost five out of their final six games.

Schedule[edit | edit source]

September 30Hampden–Sydney*
W 19–0
October 7William & Mary
  • VMI Parade Ground
  • Lexington, VA (rivalry)
W 66–0
October 14[[{{{school}}}|Gallaudet]]*
  • VMI Parade Ground
  • Lexington, VA
W 54–0
October 21at Maryland State*College Park, MDL 9–15
October 28at North Carolina
L 13–38
November 4Catholic University
  • VMI Parade Ground
  • Lexington, VA
L 14–16
November 11vs. Clemson*Richmond, VAW 37–7
November 18Virginia
  • VMI Parade Ground
  • Lexington, VA
L 7–20
November 302:30pm[2]vs. VPI
L 14–235,000[3]
  • *Non-conference game


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