|1959 Navy Midshipmen football|
|Head coach||Wayne Hardin (1st season)|
|Home stadium||Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium|
|1959 NCAA University Division independents football records|
|No. 1 Syracuse||–||11||–||0||–||0|
|No. 12 Penn State||–||9||–||2||–||0|
|No. 20 Pittsburgh||–||6||–||4||–||0|
|No. 17 Notre Dame||–||5||–||5||–||0|
|San Jose State||–||4||–||6||–||0|
|Rankings from AP Poll|
The 1959 Navy Midshipmen football team represented the United States Naval Academy (USNA) during the 1959 college football season. Navy competed as an independent with no conference affiliation. The team was led by first-year head coach Wayne Hardin.
|September 19||at Boston College||W 24–8|
|September 26||William & Mary||No. 13||W 29–2|
|October 3||at SMU||No. 15||L 7–20|
|October 10||vs. No. 12 Syracuse||L 6–32|
|October 16||at Miami (FL)||L 8–23|
|October 24||at Penn||T 22–22|
|October 31||at Notre Dame||L 22–25||58,652|
|November 7||vs. Maryland||W 22–14|
|November 14||George Washington||W 16–8|
|November 28||vs. Army||W 43–12|
- ↑ "Football History". United States Naval Academy. p. 192. http://grfx.cstv.com/photos/schools/navy/sports/m-footbl/auto_pdf/2014-15/misc_non_event/History-2014-Guide.pdf. Retrieved July 12, 2015.
- ↑ "Navy Yearly Results (1955-1959)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. http://www.cfbdatawarehouse.com/data/active/n/navy/1955-1959_yearly_results.php. Retrieved July 14, 2015.
- ↑ "Notre Dame edges Navy on late kick". Spokesman-Review. Chicago Tribune ((Spokane, Washington)): p. 3, sports. November 1, 1959. https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=9WwpAAAAIBAJ&sjid=cOcDAAAAIBAJ&pg=3460%2C540210.
- ↑ "Bellino leads Navy to 43-12 rout of Army". Spokesman-Review. Associated Press ((Spokane, Washington)): p. 1, sports. November 29, 1959. https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=emNWAAAAIBAJ&sjid=-PEDAAAAIBAJ&pg=5322%2C4741715.
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