1923 USC Trojans football team

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1923 USC Trojans football
Interlocking USC Logo.svg
Conference Pacific Coast Conference
1923 record 6–2 (2–2 PCC)
Head coach Gus Henderson (5th year)
Home stadium Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Seasons
← 1922
1924 →
1923 PCC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
California $ 5 0 0     9 0 1
Washington 4 1 0     10 1 1
Idaho 2 2 1     5 2 1
Stanford 2 2 0     7 2 0
USC 2 2 0     6 2 0
Washington State 1 3 1     2 4 1
Oregon Agricultural 1 3 1     4 5 2
Oregon 0 4 1     3 4 1
  • $ – Conference champion
  • Selected as Rose Bowl representative

The 1923 USC Trojans football team represented the University of Southern California (USC) in the 1923 college football season. In their fourth year under head coach Gus Henderson, the Trojans compiled a 6–2 record (2–2 against conference opponents), finished in a tie for fourth place in the Pacific Coast Conference, and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 173 to 62.[1] On October 6, 1923, the Trojans played their first game in the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, a 23–7 victory over Pomona College.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 29 Caltech* Bovard FieldLos Angeles, CA W 18–7   10,000
October 6 Pomona* Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum • Los Angeles, CA W 23–7   12,863
October 13 Nevada* Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum • Los Angeles, CA W 33–0   20,000
October 20 at Washington Husky StadiumSeattle, WA L 0–22   21,500
October 27 at Stanford Stanford StadiumPalo Alto, CA W 14–7   20,000
November 10 California Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum • Los Angeles, CA L 7–13   72,000
November 17 Arizona* Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum • Los Angeles, CA W 69–6   12,000
November 24 Idaho Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum • Los Angeles, CA W 9–0   30,000
*Non-conference game.

References[edit]

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