1934 North Carolina Tar Heels football
ConferenceSouthern Conference
1934 record7–1–1 (2–0–1 SoCon)
Head coachCarl Snavely (1st season)
CaptainGeorge T. Barclay
Home stadiumKenan Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1933
1935 →
1934 Southern Conference football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Washington & Lee 4 0 0     7 3 0
North Carolina 2 0 1     7 1 1
Duke 3 1 0     7 2 0
Maryland 3 1 0     7 3 0
Clemson 2 1 0     5 4 0
Virginia Tech 3 3 0     5 5 0
South Carolina 2 3 0     5 4 0
NC State 1 3 1     2 6 1
Virginia 1 4 0     3 6 0
VMI 0 5 0     1 8 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,[1] although the official conference champion is Washington and Lee, who finished 4–0–0.[2]

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.[3] He later was the head coach at UNC from 1953 to 1955.

Schedule[edit | edit source]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 29Wake Forest*W 21–0
October 6Tennessee*
  • Kenan Memorial Stadium
  • Chapel Hill, NC
L 7–19
October 13at Georgia*W 14–0
October 20Kentucky*
  • Kenan Memorial Stadium
  • Chapel Hill, NC
W 6–0
October 27NC State
  • Kenan Memorial Stadium
  • Chapel Hill, NC (rivalry)
T 7–7
November 3at Georgia Tech*W 26–0
November 10at Davidson*W 12–2
November 17Duke
W 7–0
November 24at VirginiaW 25–6
  • *Non-conference game

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