1922 West Virginia Mountaineers football team

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1922 West Virginia Mountaineers football
East-West Classic vs. Gonzaga, 21–13 win
Conference Independent
1922 record 10–0–1
Head coach Clarence Spears
Seasons
« 1921 1923 »

The 1922 West Virginia Mountaineers football team completed the regular season with a 9–0–1 record. They earned the school's first bowl bid, journeying to the East-West Bowl where they defeated the Gonzaga Bulldogs 21–13. This gave the Mountaineers their first 10 win season.

1922 Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 30 vs. West Virginia Wesleyan* South Side Park • Fairmont, WV W 20–3    
October 7 Marietta* WVU Athletic Field • Morgantown, WV W 55–0    
October 14 at Pittsburgh* Forbes FieldPittsburgh, PA (Backyard Brawl) W 9–6   20,000
October 21 vs. Washington & Lee* Laidley FieldCharleston, WV T 12–12   7,500
October 28 Rutgers* WVU Athletic Field • Morgantown, WV W 28–0   6,000
November 4 at Cincinnati* Varsity Field • Cincinnati, OH W 34–0    
November 11 at Indiana* Jordan Field • Bloomington, IN W 33–0    
November 18 Virginia* WVU Athletic Field • Morgantown, WV W 13–0    
November 25 Ohio* WVU Athletic Field • Morgantown, WV W 28–0    
November 30 Washington & Jefferson* WVU Athletic Field • Morgantown, WV W 14–0    
December 25 vs. Gonzaga* San Diego, CA (East-West Classic) W 21–13    
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. All times are in Eastern Time.

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