|1960 Navy Midshipmen football|
Lambert-Meadowlands Trophy co-winner
|Head coach||Wayne Hardin (2nd season)|
|Home stadium||Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium|
|1960 NCAA University Division independents football records|
|No. 4 Navy||–||9||–||2||–||0|
|No. 19 Syracuse||–||7||–||2||–||0|
|No. 16 Penn State||–||7||–||3||–||0|
|San Jose State||–||5||–||4||–||0|
|Rankings from AP Poll|
The 1960 Navy Midshipmen football team represented the United States Naval Academy in the 1960 college football season. The offense scored 262 points while the defense allowed 103 points. Led by head coach Wayne Hardin, the Midshipmen finished the season with nine wins and an appearance in the Orange Bowl.
Navy upset third-ranked Washington in Seattle, which vaulted them up eleven places in the rankings, to sixth. They played Air Force for the first time this season, a 35–3 win in mid-October in Baltimore as Bellino scored three touchdowns and made an interception, all in the first half.
|September 17||at Boston College||W 22–7|
|September 24||Villanova||W 41–7|
|October 1||at No. 3 Washington||No. 17||W 15–14||57,379|
|October 8||vs. SMU||No. 6||W 26–7|
|October 15||Air Force||No. 5||W 35–3|
|October 22||at Penn||No. 4||W 27–0|
|October 29||vs. Notre Dame||No. 4||W 14–7||63,000|
|October 29||at No. 15 Duke||No. 4||L 10–19|
|November 5||Virginia||No. 8||W 41–6|
|November 26||vs. Army||No. 7||W 17–12|
|January 2, 1961||vs. No. 5 Missouri||No. 4||L 14-21 5||71,218|
|1960 Navy Midshipmen football team roster|
| Special teams
1961 NFL DraftEdit
|Joe Bellino||Halfback||17||227||Washington Redksins|
Awards and honorsEdit
- ↑ "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 (1960-1964)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. http://www.cfbdatawarehouse.com/data/active/n/navy/1960-1964_yearly_results.php. Retrieved July 14, 2015.
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 "Mather punches field goal as Navy nips Huskies, 15-14". Spokesman-Review. Associated Press ((Spokane, Washington)): p. 2. sports. October 2, 1960. https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=jKpWAAAAIBAJ&sjid=I-gDAAAAIBAJ&pg=6705%2C780213.
- ↑ 4.0 4.1 "Bellino paces Navy, 35-3, over Falcons". Eugene Register-Guard. Associated Press ((Oregon)): p. 2B. October 16, 1960. https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=EiRWAAAAIBAJ&sjid=7-IDAAAAIBAJ&pg=5335%2C2643230.
- ↑ https://www.pro-football-reference.com/draft/1961.htm
- ↑ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-09-16. https://web.archive.org/web/20090916003323/http://www.heisman.com/winners/hsmn-winners.html. Retrieved 2007-11-23.
- ↑ http://sports.espn.go.com/ncf/awards?awardId=14