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1944 Virginia Cavaliers football
ConferenceIndependent
1944 record6–1–2
Head coachFrank Murray (8th season)
CaptainJames Fahey[1]
Home stadiumScott Stadium
(Capacity: 22,000)
Seasons
← 1943
1945 →

The 1944 Virginia Cavaliers football team represented the University of Virginia during the 1944 college football season. The Cavaliers were led by eighth-year head coach Frank Murray and played their home games at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Virginia. They competed as independents, finishing with a record of 6–1–2.

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 23Hampden–SydneyW 37–0
September 30vs. NC StateL 0–13
October 7vs. West VirginiaW 24–6
October 14North Carolina Pre-Flight
  • Scott Stadium
  • Charlottesville, VA
T 13–13
October 28vs. VMIW 34–0
November 4vs. MarylandW 18–7
November 11at RichmondW 39–0
November 25at YaleT 6–6
December 2vs. North Carolina
W 26–7

Source:[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "2017 Cavalier Football Fact Book". Virginia Cavaliers Athletics. p. 119. http://grfx.cstv.com/photos/schools/va/sports/m-footbl/auto_pdf/2017-18/misc_non_event/2017FootballFactBook82-134.pdf.
  2. "Virginia's Gridders Clash With West Virginia Saturday". The Washington Post: p. 13. October 2, 1944.
  3. Wyatt, Dick (November 4, 1944). "Virginia, Maryland Clash in Griffith Stadium Tonight". The Washington Post: p. 6.
  4. "1944 Virginia Cavaliers Schedule and Results". Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/virginia/1944-schedule.html.
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