1922 Utah Utes football team

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1922 Utah Utes football
RMFAC champion
Conference Rocky Mountain Faculty Athletic Conference
1922 record 7–1 (5–0 RMFAC)
Head coach Thomas M. Fitzpatrick (4th season)
Home stadium Cummings Field
Seasons
← 1921
1923 →
1922 RMFAC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Utah $ 5 0 0     7 1 0
Colorado State 5 1 1     5 2 1
Denver 3 1 1     6 1 1
Utah State 3 2 0     5 4 0
Colorado College 2 2 1     3 3 1
Colorado 3 3 0     4 4 0
BYU 1 4 0     1 5 0
Wyoming 1 6 0     0 8 0
Montana State 0 1 0     4 4 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1922 Utah Utes football team represented the University of Utah during the 1922 college football season. Utah won its first conference championship in its history.[1] Utah won all five games in conference play to claim the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference crown and finished the year 7–1.

Also, BYU resumed playing football in 1922; the two teams resumed their series for the first time since playing in 1898 when BYU was called Brigham Young Academy.[2][3]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 7 College of Idaho* Cummings FieldSalt Lake City, Utah W 16–12  
October 14 BYU Cummings Field • Salt Lake City, Utah (The Holy War) W 49–0  
October 31 at Colorado Gamble FieldBoulder, Colorado (Utah–Colorado football rivalry) W 3–0  
October 25 at Wyoming Wyoming athletic grounds • Laramie, Wyoming W 27–0  
November 4 Colorado Collegedagger Cummings Field • Salt Lake City, Utah W 20–7  
November 11 vs. Idaho* Public School FieldBoise, Idaho L   0–16  
November 18 Whitman* Cummings Field • Salt Lake City, Utah W 24–6  
November 30 Utah A.C. Cummings Field • Salt Lake City, Utah (Battle of the Brothers) W 14–0  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Utah Conference Championships". College Football Data Warehouse. Archived from the original on 2009-08-25. Retrieved 2010-07-13. 
  2. ^ "Utah vs Brigham Young Academy (UT)". College Football Data Warehouse. Archived from the original on 2007-11-04. Retrieved 2010-07-13. 
  3. ^ Jeremiah Jensen. "BYU vs. Utah: The history of the rivalry". KSL.com. Retrieved 2010-07-13. 
  4. ^ "Ute Record Book" (PDF). University of Utah. p. 6. Retrieved 2010-07-16. 
  5. ^ "Coaching Records Game by Game Thomas M. Fitzpatrick 1922". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved 2010-07-13.