1922 USC Trojans football team

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1922 USC Trojans football
USC Trojans logo.svg
Rose Bowl champion
Rose Bowl vs. Penn State, W 14–3
ConferencePacific Coast Conference
1922 record10–1 (3–1 PCC)
Head coachGus Henderson (4th season)
Home stadiumBovard 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]

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 30USS Mississippi*W 15–0[2]
September 30Alumni*
  • Bovard Field
  • Los Angeles, CA
W 20–0
October 7at Pomona*Pomona, CAW 54–13
October 14Arizona*
  • Bovard Field
  • Los Angeles, CA
W 15–012,000
October 21Nevada*
  • Bovard Field
  • Los Angeles, CA
W 6–08,000
October 28vs. CaliforniaL 0–1235,000
November 4Occidental*
  • Bovard Field
  • Los Angeles, CA
W 46–011,000
November 11at StanfordW 6–015,000
November 18vs. IdahoW 14–012,500
November 30vs. Washington State
  • Tournament of Roses’ Stadium
  • Pasadena, CA
W 41–311,000
January 1, 1923vs. Penn State*
  • Tournament of Roses’ Stadium
  • Pasadena, CA (Rose Bowl)
W 14–343,000
  • *Non-conference game

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Southern California Yearly Results (1920-1924)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 20, 2015.
  2. ^ "Wildcats Lose Fierce Struggle To Trojans". Los Angeles Times. October 15, 1922. pp. 8–9 – via Newspapers.com.