1917 The Citadel Bulldogs football team

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1917 The Citadel Bulldogs football
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1917 record 3–3 (0–2 SIAA)
Head coach Harvey O'Brien (2nd year)
Home stadium College Park Stadium
Seasons
« 1916 1918 »
1917 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Georgia Tech $ 4 0 0     9 0 0
Auburn 5 1 0     6 2 1
Clemson 5 1 0     6 2 0
Mississippi A&M 3 1 0     6 1 0
Sewanee 3 1 1     4 2 2
Alabama 2 1 1     5 2 1
Tulane 2 1 0     5 3 0
Vanderbilt 3 2 0     5 3 0
LSU 2 3 0     3 5 0
Wofford 1 2 0     5 4 0
South Carolina 1 3 0     3 5 0
Furman 1 3 0     3 5 0
Florida 1 3 0     2 4 0
Ole Miss 1 4 0     1 4 1
Howard 0 2 1     0 2 1
The Citadel 0 2 0     3 3 0
Mississippi College 0 4 0     0 4 0
  • $ – Conference champion
  • There were several SIAA schools that did not field a team due to World War I.

The 1917 The Citadel Bulldogs football team represented The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina in the 1917 college football season. Harvey O'Brien served as coach for the second season. The Bulldogs played as members of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association and played home games at College Park Stadium in Hampton Park.[1][2][3]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 6 Charleston Navy* College Park StadiumCharleston, SC W 19–7  
October 13 at Presbyterian* Clinton, SC L 0–7  
October 20 Erskine* College Park Stadium • Charleston, SC W 18–7  
November 3 Newberry* College Park Stadium • Charleston, SC W 32–7  
November 8 vs. Clemson County Fairgrounds • Orangeburg, SC L 0–20  
November 29 at South Carolina Columbia, SC L 0–20  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2011 Citadel Football Media Guide. The Citadel. p. 143. Retrieved November 22, 2015. 
  2. ^ "Milestones". The Citadel Football Association. Retrieved November 22, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Citadel Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved November 22, 2015.