|1934 North Carolina Tar Heels football|
|1934 record||7–1–1 (2–0–1 SoCon)|
|Head coach||Carl Snavely (1st season)|
|Captain||George T. Barclay|
|Home stadium||Kenan Memorial Stadium|
|1934 Southern Conference football standings|
|Washington & Lee †||4||–||0||–||0||7||–||3||–||0|
|† – Conference champion |
The 1934 North Carolina Tar Heels football team represented the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill during the 1934 college football season. The Tar Heels were led by first-year head coach Carl Snavely and played their home games at Kenan Memorial Stadium. They competed as a member of the Southern Conference, finishing with an undefeated conference record of 2–0–1. North Carolina claims a conference championship for 1934, although the official conference champion is Washington and Lee, who finished 4–0–0.
Team captain and guard George T. Barclay became North Carolina's first first-team All-American, being selected by several selectors including the AP and the All-American Board. He later was the head coach at UNC from 1953 to 1955.
Schedule[edit | edit source]
|September 29||Wake Forest*||W 21–0|
|October 6||Tennessee*||L 7–19|
|October 13||at Georgia*||W 14–0|
|October 20||Kentucky*||W 6–0|
|October 27||NC State||T 7–7|
|November 3||at Georgia Tech*||W 26–0|
|November 10||at Davidson*||W 12–2|
|November 17||Duke||W 7–0|
|November 24||at Virginia||W 25–6|
References[edit | edit source]
- "2016 North Carolina football media guide". North Carolina Athletic Communications Office. p. 193. https://unc_ftp.sidearmsports.com/custompages/football/2016footballguide-o.pdf.
- "2017 Southern Conference football media guide". Southern Conference. p. 170. https://issuu.com/soconsports/docs/2017_socon_football_media_guide-web.
- "2016 North Carolina football media guide". North Carolina Athletic Communications Office. p. 122. https://unc_ftp.sidearmsports.com/custompages/football/2016footballguide-o.pdf.
- "1934 North Carolina Tar Heels Schedule and Results". Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/north-carolina/1934-schedule.html.