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1919 Notre Dame Fighting Irish football
Co-national champion (NCF, Davis)
ConferenceIndependent
1919 record9–0
Head coachKnute Rockne (2nd season)
Offensive schemeSingle-wing
Base defense7–2–2
CaptainLeonard Bahan
Home stadiumCartier Field
Uniform
Seasons
← 1918
1920 →
1919 NCAA independents football records
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Centre         9 0 0
Notre Dame         9 0 0
Harvard         9 0 1
Navy         7 1 0
Penn State         7 1 0
Dartmouth         6 1 1
West Virginia         8 2 0
Wash. & Jeff.         6 2 0
Syracuse         8 3 0
Penn         6 2 1
Pittsburgh         6 2 1
Army         6 3 0
USC         4 1 0
Yale         5 3 0
Villanova         5 3 1
Montana         2 3 2
Idaho         2 3 0
Texas Mines         2 4 0
SBUC         2 6 0
Drexel         0 4 0

The 1919 Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team represented the University of Notre Dame during the 1919 college football season, led by second-year head coach Knute Rockne. The team won all nine games and was selected retroactively as a co-national champion by the National Championship Foundation and Parke H. Davis.[1]

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
October 4[[{{{school}}}|Kalamazoo]]W 14–05,000
October 11at Mount Union
  • Cartier Field
  • South Bend, IN
W 60–74,000
October 18at NebraskaW 14–910,000
October 25Western State
  • Cartier Field
  • South Bend, IN
W 53–02,500
November 1vs. IndianaW 16–35,000
November 8at ArmyW 12–98,000
November 15at Michigan Agricultural
  • Cartier Field
  • South Bend, IN (rivalry)
W 13–05,000
November 22at PurdueW 33–137,000
November 27at MorningsideSioux City, IAW 14–610,000

Source:[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) (2015). "National Poll Rankings" (PDF). NCAA Division I Football Records. NCAA. p. 108. http://fs.ncaa.org/Docs/stats/football_records/2015/FBS.pdf. Retrieved January 4, 2016.
  2. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/notre-dame/1919-schedule.html

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