1969 Army Cadets football team

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1969 Army Black Knights football
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Conference Independent
1969 record 4-5-1
Head coach Tom Cahill
Seasons
« 1968 1970 »

The 1969 Army Black Knights football team represented the United States Military Academy. Led by head coach Tom Cahill, the team finished with a record of four wins, five losses and one tie. The Black Knights offense scored 161 points, while the defense allowed 160 points. At season’s end, the team was not ranked in the National Rankings.

Regular season[edit]

  • In 1969, Notre Dame and Army reprised their long series at Yankee Stadium (games were played from 1925-1946 except 1930) with one final game.

Schedule[edit]

Game Date Opponent Result Black Knights points Opponents Record
1 Sept. 20 New Mexico Win 31 14 1-0-0
2 Sept. 27 @ Vanderbilt Win 16 6 2-0-0
3 Oct. 4 Texas A&M Loss 13 20 2-1-0
4 Oct. 11 Notre Dame Loss 0 45 2-2-0
5 Oct. 18 Utah State Loss 7 23 2-3-0
6 Oct. 25 Boston College Win 38 7 3-3-0
7 Nov. 1 Air Force Loss 6 13 3-4-0
8 Nov. 8 @ Oregon Tie 17 17 3-4-1
9 Nov. 15 @ Pittsburgh Loss 6 15 3-5-1
10 Nov. 29 @ Navy Win 27 0 4-5-1

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Army - Navy Game[edit]

  • The annual contest between the Black Knights of Army and the Midshipmen of the Naval Academy at Annapolis (Navy) is among the most storied rivalries in all of college sports. See Army-Navy Game for historical background.

On November 29, Army beat Navy by a score of 27-0.

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