1924 Fresno State Bulldogs football team

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1924 Fresno State Bulldogs football
Fresno State wordmark.png
CCC co-champion
CCC Championship Game, L 0–16 vs. Chico State
ConferenceCalifornia Coast Conference
1924 record7–2 (3–0 CCC)
Head coachArthur W. Jones (4th season)
Seasons
← 1923
1925 →
1924 California Coast Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Chico State $ 2 0 0     7 2 0
Fresno State 3 0 0     7 2 0
Modesto JC 2 1 0     3 4 1
San Mateo JC 1 1 0          
Bakersfield JC 1 2 0     2 3 2
San Jose State 0 1 0     1 4 0
Sacramento JC 0 1 0          
Cal Poly 0 3 0     1 5 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1924 Fresno State Bulldogs football team represented Fresno State Normal School[note 1] during the 1924 college football season.

Fresno State competed in the California Coast Conference (CCC) from 1922 to 1924. The 1924 team was led by head coach Arthur W. Jones in his fourth year at the helm. They finished the regular season with a record of seven wins and one loss (7–1, 3–0 CCC).

At the end of the season, the Bulldogs played the co-champion of the conference in the CCC championship game. They were shut out by Chico State in the game, bringing their overall record to seven wins and two losses (7–2, 3–0 CCC). The Bulldogs outscored their opponents 132–44 for the season, including shutting out the other team five times.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
October 11at Nevada*
L 0–16
October 18California Christian[note 3]*Fresno, CAW 31–0
October 25Bakersfield Junior College[note 4]Bakersfield, CAW 9–0
November 1Modesto Junior CollegeFresno, CAW 41–6
November 11Mare Island Marines[note 5]*Fresno, CAW 10–0
November 15at Cal Poly[note 6]San Luis Obispo, CAW 22–6
November 22at Pacific (CA)[note 7]*
W 12–0
November 27San Diego State[note 8]*
  • Fire/Police Baseball Park
  • Fresno, CA (Rivalry)
W 7–0[1]
December 6at Chico State[note 9]*
  • University Stadium
  • Chico, CA (CCC Championship)
L 0–16[2]
  • *Non-conference game

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ California State University, Fresno (Fresno State) was known as Fresno State Normal School from 1911 to 1948.
  2. ^ This stadium is the predecessor to the current Mackay Stadium, which was opened for the 1966 season."University of Nevada, Reno; Mackay Stadium". Retrieved January 4, 2017.
  3. ^ Chapman University was known as California Christian College from 1920 to 1933.
  4. ^ Bakersfield College was known as Bakersfield Junior College from 1909 to 1946.
  5. ^ Mare Island Naval Shipyard was a Navy / Marine shipyard from 1854 to 1996. For many years they fielded a team that played against colleges and other military teams.
  6. ^ California Polytechnic State University was known as California Polytechnic School from 1901 to 1946.
  7. ^ University of the Pacific (UOP) was known as College of the Pacific from 1911 to 1961.
  8. ^ San Diego State University was known as San Diego State Teachers College from 1924 to 1934.
  9. ^ California State University, Chico (Chico State) was known as Chico State Teachers College from 1921 to 1934.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fresno State Wins State College Title by Defeating San Diego State College Eleven, 7 to 0; Peterson's Team Puts Up Game Fight; Winning Tally in Third Quarter". The San Diego Union. San Diego, California. November 28, 1924. p. 14.
  2. ^ "Chico State Eleven Wins Coast Title". The Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles, California. December 7, 1924. p. 24. Retrieved November 12, 2017 – via Newspapers.com.open access
  3. ^ "Fresno State 2016 Media Guide" (PDF). Retrieved December 8, 2016.
  4. ^ "Fresno State Yearly Results". Retrieved January 7, 2017.