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.
Conference Independent
1912 record 5–3
Head coach Ernest Graves, Sr. (1st year of 2nd stint; 2nd overall season)
Home stadium The Plain
Seasons
← 1911
1913 →
1912 college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Washington         6 0 0
Carlisle         12 1 1
Maryland         6 1 1
Army         5 3 0
Montana         4 3 0
Oregon Agricultural         3 4 0
Washington State         2 3 0
Oregon         2 5 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]

Date Time Opponent Site Result Attendance
October 5 Stevens Tech The PlainWest Point, NY W 27–0    
October 12 Rutgers The Plain • West Point, NY W 19–0    
October 19 Yale The Plain • West Point, NY L 0–6    
October 26 Colgate The Plain • West Point, NY W 18–7    
November 9 Carlisle The Plain • West Point, NY L 6–27    
November 16 Tufts The Plain • West Point, NY W 15–6    
November 23 Syracuse The Plain • West Point, NY W 23–7    
November 30 vs. Navy Franklin FieldPhiladelphia, PA (Army–Navy Game) L 0–6    
All times are in Eastern Time.

Season[edit]

Army–Navy Game[edit]

On November 30, Navy beat Army by a score of 6–0.

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