1912 Army Cadets football team

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1912 Army Cadets football
Conference Independent
1912 record 5–3
Head coach Ernest Graves, Sr.
Home stadium The Plain
Seasons
« 1911 1913 »

The 1912 Army Cadets football teamrepresented 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.

Season[edit]

Dwight D. Eisenhower (2nd from left) and Omar Bradley (2nd from right) were members of the 1912 West Point football team.

Schedule[edit]

Game Date Opponent Result Black Knights points Opponents Record
1 Oct. 5 Stevens Tech Win 27 0 1-0
2 Oct. 12 Rutgers Win 19 0 2-0
3 Oct. 19 Yale Loss 0 6 2-1
4 Oct. 26 Colgate Win 18 7 3-1
5 Nov. 9 Carlisle Indian Loss 6 27 3-2
6 Nov. 16 Tufts University Win 15 6 4-2
7 Nov. 23 Syracuse Win 23 7 5-2
8 Nov. 30 Navy Loss 0 6 5-3

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Army–Navy Game[edit]

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

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