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1926 Notre Dame Fighting Irish football
ConferenceIndependent
1926 record9–1
Head coachKnute Rockne (9th season)
Offensive schemeNotre Dame Box
Base defense7–2–2
CaptainRed Edwards
CaptainTom Hearden
Home stadiumCartier Field
Seasons
← 1925
1927 →
1926 Midwestern college football independents records
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Haskell         12 0 1
Notre Dame         9 1 0
Western State (MI)         7 1 0
Michigan State Normal         6 1 0
Marquette         6 3 0
Central Michigan         3 4 1
Michigan State         3 4 1
Detroit         3 6 1

The 1926 Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team represented the University of Notre Dame during the 1926 college football season, led by ninth-year head coach Knute Rockne. The Irish won all but one of their ten games, upset by Carnegie Tech in late November.[1]

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
October 2BeloitW 77–08,000
October 9at MinnesotaW 20–748,648
October 16Penn State
  • Cartier Field
  • South Bend, IN
W 28–018,000
October 23at NorthwesternW 6–041,000
October 30Georgia Tech
  • Cartier Field
  • South Bend, IN
W 12–011,000
November 6Indiana
  • Cartier Field
  • South Bend, IN
W 26–020,000
November 13vs. ArmyW 7–063,029
November 20Drake
  • Cartier Field
  • South Bend, IN
W 21–020,000
November 27at Carnegie TechL 0–1945,000
December 4at USCW 13–1274,378

Source:[2]

ReferencesEdit

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