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1930 Army Cadets football
ConferenceIndependent
1930 record9–1–1
Head coachRalph Sasse (1st season)
Home stadiumMichie Stadium
Seasons
← 1929
1931 →

Template:1930 college football independents records The 1930 Army Cadets football team represented the United States Military Academy in the 1930 college football season. In their first season under head coach Ralph Sasse, the Cadets compiled a 9–1–1 record, shut out seven of their eleven opponents, and outscored all opponents by a combined total of 268 to 22, an average of 24.4 points scored and 2.0 points allowed per game.[1] In the annual Army–Navy Game, the Cadets defeated the Midshipmen 6–0. The team's only blemish was a 7–6 loss to undefeated national champion Notre Dame team in Knute Rockne's final year as head coach.[2]

Two Army players were recognized on the All-America team. Tackle Jack Price received first-team honors from the North American Newspaper Association (NANA) and the Los Angeles Times.[3][4] Guard Charles Humber received second-team honors from the International News Service (INS) and third-team honors from the Associated Press (AP).[5][6]

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 27Boston UniversityW 39–0
October 4Furman
  • Michie Stadium
  • West Point, NY
W 54–0
October 11Swarthmore
  • Michie Stadium
  • West Point, NY
W 39–0
October 18at HarvardW 6–0
October 25at YaleT 7–7
November 1North Dakota
  • Michie Stadium
  • West Point, NY
W 33–6
November 8vs. IllinoisW 13–0
November 15[[{{{school}}}|Kentucky Wesleyan]]
  • Michie Stadium
  • West Point, NY
W 47–2
November 22[[{{{school}}}|Ursinus]]
  • Michie Stadium
  • West Point, NY
W 18–0
November 29vs. Notre DameL 6–7110,000
December 13vs. Navy
W 6–0

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Army Yearly Results (1930-1934)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. http://www.cfbdatawarehouse.com/data/active/a/army/1930-1934_yearly_results.php. Retrieved July 29, 2015.
  2. "1930 Army Black Knights Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/army/1930-schedule.html. Retrieved July 31, 2015.
  3. ESPN College Football Encyclopedia. ESPN Books. 2005. p. 1162. ISBN 1401337031.
  4. "All-America Addendum -- Part 2". College Football Historical Society Newsletter. November 2008. http://www.la84foundation.org/SportsLibrary/CFHSN/CFHSNv12/CFHSNv12n2b.pdf.(Los Angeles Times)
  5. James Kilgallen (December 1, 1930). "ALL-AMERICAN TEAM SELECTED: Two Notre Dame Men, Carideo and Schwartz, Are Named". Chester Times.(INS)
  6. Alan Gould (December 6, 1930). "MIDDLE WEST HOLDS EDGE IN SELECTION OF 1930 ALL-AMERICAN GRID TEAMS: POLL BY ASSOCIATED PRESS SELECTS STARS FOR MYTHICAL ELEVEN". Evening Independent.


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