|1943 Navy Midshipmen football|
|Head coach||John Whelchel (2nd season)|
|Home stadium||Thompson Stadium|
The 1943 Navy Midshipmen football team represented the United States Naval Academy during the 1943 college football season. In their second season under head coach John Whelchel, the Midshipmen compiled an 8–1 record, shut out three opponents and outscored all opponents by a combined score of 237 to 80. Navy was ranked #4 in the final AP Poll.
Schedule[edit | edit source]
|September 25||North Carolina Pre-Flight||W 31–0|
|October 2||Cornell||W 46–7|
|October 9||No. 5 Duke||No. 4||W 14–13|
|October 16||Penn State||No. 3||W 14–6|
|October 24||Georgia Tech||No. 3||W 28–14|
|October 30||vs. No. 1 Notre Dame||No. 3||L 6–33||77,900|
|November 6||at No. 5 Penn||No. 7||W 24–7|
|November 13||at Columbia||No. 3||W 61–0|
|November 27||at No. 7 Army||No. 6||W 13–0|
References[edit | edit source]
- "Football History". United States Naval Academy. p. 191. http://grfx.cstv.com/photos/schools/navy/sports/m-footbl/auto_pdf/2014-15/misc_non_event/History-2014-Guide.pdf. Retrieved July 14, 2015.
- "Navy Yearly Results (1940-1944)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. http://www.cfbdatawarehouse.com/data/active/n/navy/1940-1944_yearly_results.php. Retrieved July 14, 2015.
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