1922 USC Trojans football team

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1922 USC Trojans football
Interlocking USC Logo.svg
Rose Bowl champion
Rose Bowl vs. Penn State, W 14–3
Conference Pacific Coast Conference
1922 record 10–1 (3–1 PCC)
Head coach Gus Henderson (4th year)
Home stadium Bovard Field
Tournament of Roses Stadium
Seasons
← 1921
1923 →
1922 PCC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
California $ 4 0 0     9 0 0
Oregon 3 0 1     6 1 1
Washington 4 1 1     6 1 1
USC 3 1 0     10 1 0
Oregon Agricultural 1 3 0     3 4 0
Stanford 1 3 0     4 5 0
Washington State 1 5 0     2 5 0
Idaho 0 4 0     3 5 0
  • $ – Conference champion
  • Selected as Rose Bowl representative

The 1922 USC Trojans football team represented the University of Southern California (USC) in the 1922 college football season. In their fourth year under head coach Gus Henderson, the Trojans compiled a 10–1 record (3–1 against conference opponents), finished in fourth place in the Pacific Coast Conference, outscored their opponents by a combined total of 236 to 31, and defeated Penn State in the 1923 Rose Bowl.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 30 USS Mississippi* Bovard FieldLos Angeles, CA W 20–0  
September 30 Alumni* Bovard Field • Los Angeles, CA W 20–0  
October 7 at Pomona* Pomona, CA W 54–13  
October 14 Arizona* Bovard Field • Los Angeles, CA W 15–0   12,000
October 21 Nevada* Bovard Field • Los Angeles, CA W 6–0   8,000
October 28 vs. California Tournament of Roses’ StadiumPasadena, CA L 0–12   35,000
November 4 Occidental* Bovard Field • Los Angeles, CA W 46–0   11,000
November 11 at Stanford Stanford StadiumPalo Alto, CA W 6–0   15,000
November 18 vs. Idaho Tournament of Roses’ Stadium • Pasadena, CA W 14–0   12,500
November 30 vs. Washington State Tournament of Roses’ Stadium • Pasadena, CA W 41–3   11,000
January 1 vs. Penn State* Tournament of Roses’ Stadium • Pasadena, CA (Rose Bowl) W 14–3   43,000
*Non-conference game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Southern California Yearly Results (1920-1924)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 20, 2015.