1943 Navy Midshipmen football
ConferenceIndependent
Ranking
APNo. 4
1943 record8–1
Head coachJohn Whelchel (2nd season)
CaptainAlbert Channell
Home stadiumThompson Stadium
Seasons
← 1942
1944 →

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.[1][2] Navy was ranked #4 in the final AP Poll.

Schedule[edit | edit source]

DateOpponentRankSiteResultAttendance
September 25North Carolina Pre-FlightW 31–0
October 2CornellW 46–7
October 9No. 5 DukeNo. 4
  • Municipal Stadium
  • Baltimore, MD
W 14–13
October 16Penn StateNo. 3
  • Thompson Stadium
  • Annapolis, MD
W 14–6
October 24Georgia TechNo. 3
  • Municipal Stadium
  • Baltimore, MD
W 28–14
October 30vs. No. 1 Notre DameNo. 3L 6–3377,900
November 6at No. 5 PennNo. 7W 24–7
November 13at ColumbiaNo. 3W 61–0
November 27at No. 7 ArmyNo. 6W 13–0
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

References[edit | edit source]

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