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1924 Michigan Wolverines football
ConferenceBig Ten Conference
1924 record6–2 (4–2 Big Ten)
Head coachGeorge Little (1st season)
CaptainHerb Steger
Home stadiumFerry Field
Seasons
← 1923
1925 →
1924 Big Ten football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Chicago 3 0 3     4 1 3
Illinois 3 1 1     6 1 1
Iowa 3 1 1     6 1 1
Michigan 4 2 0     6 2 0
Purdue 2 2 0     5 2 0
Minnesota 1 2 1     3 3 2
Ohio State 1 3 2     2 3 3
Indiana 1 3 0     4 4 0
Northwestern 1 3 0     4 4 0
Wisconsin 0 2 2     2 3 3
† – Conference champion

The 1924 Michigan Wolverines football team represented the University of Michigan in the 1924 college football season. The team's head coach was George Little. The Wolverines played their home games at Ferry Field.

ScheduleEdit

Date Time Opponent Site Result Attendance
October 4, 1924* Miami (OH) Ferry FieldAnn Arbor, MI W 55–0   14,000
October 11, 1924* at Michigan Agricultural College FieldEast Lansing, MI W 7–0   22,000
October 18, 1924 at Illinois Memorial StadiumChampaign, IL L 39–14   66,609
October 25, 1924 Wisconsin Ferry Field • Ann Arbor, MI W 21–0   44,000
November 1, 1924 at Minnesota Memorial StadiumMinneapolis, MN W 13–0   50,000
November 8, 1924 Northwestern Ferry Field • Ann Arbor, MI W 27–0   30,000
November 15, 1924 at Ohio State Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH W 16–6   70,000
November 22, 1924† Iowa Ferry Field • Ann Arbor, MI L 9–2   47,000
*Non-Conference Game. Homecoming. All times are in Eastern Time.

PlayersEdit

Varsity letter winnersEdit

aMa letter winnersEdit

  • Merle C. Baker, Kalamazoo, MI - back
  • William D. Coventry, Duluth, Minnesota - center
  • Russell Davis, Flint, MI - back
  • Harlan Froemke, Sheldon, North Dakota - back
  • William H. Heath, Corning, New York - back
  • Elmer Langguth, Cleveland, Ohio - line
  • John H. Lovette, Saginaw, MI - back
  • Kent McIntyre, Detroit, MI - center
  • Paul C. Samson, Ypsilanti, MI - tackle
  • William S. Ullman, Elmhurst, Illinois - end
  • John Witherspoon, Detroit, MI - ?

OthersEdit

Awards and honorsEdit

Coaching staffEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. Victor Ernsthausen Domhoff, born c. 1905, died December 21, 1947.
  2. "Walter Camp Slights Big Three In Naming All-America Eleven: Football Expert Neglects To Name Princeton, Harvard or Yale Man on His First Team". Appleton Post-Crescent. 1924-12-30.
  3. Norman E. Brown (1924-12-08). "Brown Picks All-American Team for the Journal". Hamilton Evening Journal.
  4. Lawrence Perry (1923-12-14). "Lawrence Perry's All-American Teams Announced". Oakland Tribune.
  5. "Evans Names Hancock On Second All-American". Iowa City Press-Citizen. 1924-12-11.

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