1912 Army Cadets football team

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1912 Army Cadets football
Eisenhower Football.jpg
Dwight D. Eisenhower (3rd from left)
and Omar Bradley (far right) were members
of the 1912 West Point football team.
ConferenceIndependent
1912 record5–3
Head coachErnest Graves, Sr. (1st year of 2nd stint; 2nd overall season)
Home stadiumThe Plain
Seasons
← 1911
1913 →
1912 NCAA independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Penn State         8 0 0
Notre Dame         7 0 0
Carlisle         12 1 1
Maryland         6 1 1
Dartmouth         7 2 0
Navy         6 3 0
Army         5 3 0
Montana         4 3 0
Pittsburgh         3 6 0

The 1912 Army Cadets football team represented the United States Military Academy in the 1912 college football season. The team finished with the season with a record of 5–3. Cadets offense scored 108 points, while the defense allowed 59 points. On November 9, Army battled the Carlisle Indian Academy, which featured legendary athlete Jim Thorpe.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
October 5Stevens TechW 27–0
October 12Rutgers
  • The Plain
  • West Point, NY
W 19–0
October 19Yale
  • The Plain
  • West Point, NY
L 0–6
October 26Colgate
  • The Plain
  • West Point, NY
W 18–7
November 9Carlisle
  • The Plain
  • West Point, NY
L 6–27
November 16Tufts
  • The Plain
  • West Point, NY
W 15–6
November 23Syracuse
  • The Plain
  • West Point, NY
W 23–7
November 30vs. NavyL 0–6

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